Category Archives: Yogic Diet

This Yogi Doesn’t Do Diets

This Yogi Doesn’t Do Diets

I have journeyed the land of diets and dieting for many years now. Most of it is in the past. My final conclusion—diets fail you every time. There is a reason the word DIE is in diet.
You essentially negate … Full Story

Yogic Meal Prayer

Before each meal that is served in Yogaville, we recite a meal prayer that is comprised of the last few verses of the Sri Annapurna Stotram, written by Sri Shankara. This meal prayer is followed by an English translation given Full Story

Yoga and Veganism: An Important Connection

Yoga and Veganism: An Important Connection

VeganFoodThe concept of ahimsa, which stipulates that people should strive to live in a non-harmful and non-violent manner, is central to the philosophy of Yoga. According to a 2008 survey by Yoga Journal, 7% of Americans regularly practice Yoga. … Full Story

The Hindu Ethic of Non-Violence

The Hindu Ethic of Non-Violence

SivayaThis article explores ahimsa, non-Injury, as a way to achieve harmony with our environment, peace between peoples and compassion within ourselves.

Many are the sources of Hindu thought which inspire men and women to live the ideals of compassion and … Full Story

Yoga Diet

Yoga Diet

DietChartDiet plays an important role in the routine of yogic lifestyle. The ancient Yogis were well aware of the value of dietetics. The yogis knew that while food habits could condition the body and the mind, inversely, also certain physiological … Full Story