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BOOK: Temple Dancer

BOOK: Temple Dancer

Before Amy Weintraub published her first novel, Temple Dancer, she was known as the bestselling author of Yoga for Depression. Readers may be surprised to find out that prior to becoming a Yoga therapist, she was a fiction writer for many years, suffering from...

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7 Big Changes Coming to Yoga Studios When They Reopen

7 Big Changes Coming to Yoga Studios When They Reopen

In a recent Forbes magazine article, the reporter asked, "Is in-person Yoga a no-go in a post-pandemic world?" Yoga pods (see photo)? We asked Chandra Sgammato (Integral Yoga Institute of New York executive director) her view: "We are confident we can sanitize...

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Assistance for Yoga Professionals!

Assistance for Yoga Professionals!

The Yoga Alliance Foundation Emergency Relief Fund provides financial support to those within the Yoga community who are experiencing extreme economic hardship due to COVID-19. The Fund is a global resource available to Yoga professionals worldwide. To initiate this...

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Baba Ram Dass: He Awakened a Generation

Baba Ram Dass: He Awakened a Generation

Integral Yoga Magazine pays tribute to one of the great spiritual luminaries of our time: Baba Ram Dass. Ram Dass left the body on Dec. 22, 2019 (which is also the day of our founder Swami Satchidananda's 105th birth anniversary). Swami Satchidananda and Ram Dass...

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Five Essential Albums of 1971: Journey in Satchidananda

Five Essential Albums of 1971: Journey in Satchidananda

By 1971, Alice Coltrane had gained a reputation as a major music innovator and was developing her own musical language. On Journey in Satchidananda, she still made use of the compositional structures of her previous acclaimed Impulse! albums. However, this LP was also...

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Accessible Yoga in Hong Kong

Accessible Yoga in Hong Kong

Hersha Chellaram, director of Integral Yoga Hong Kong, is a pioneering Yoga instructor and therapist who has been working to make the Yoga accessible to some of Hong Kong's most disadvantaged people. In a recent interview, she spoke with the South China Morning Post...

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“The Woodstock Guru” — New Film Release!

“The Woodstock Guru” — New Film Release!

On August 15, 1969, Swami Satchidananda was asked to give an opening address at the famed Woodstock Music Festival to set a tone of peace and harmony for what became one of the largest gatherings in festival history. This new short film is the story of his arrival and...

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