Wednesday 18th October 2017,
Hindu Human Rights Online News Magazine

Carol Horton

“Who’s flying this plane? : The blind leading the blind in Western Yoga”

“Who’s flying this plane? : The blind leading the blind in Western Yoga”

Just as Yoga in the West seemed ready to set flight with that many more passengers aboard, something stalled the latest take-off. The Western Yoga world vomited all over itself. We'd been holding back our own bile for so long, and then a single Yoga teacher in Ottawa finally triggered the gag-reflex -- [...]

December 7, 2015 Guest Author Analysis/Insights, The Yoga Snatchers 1

Yoga as the Colonized Subject

Yoga as the Colonized Subject

Within the serene, spare yoga studios across Europe and America, yoga has become so assimilated into everyday language and activity that, to the predominantly Caucasian practitioners, the idea that violence and privilege have created their practices might have never even occurred. My own teaching practice has become a pedagogical experiment in shedding light on the continuing [...]

August 30, 2015 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives, The Yoga Snatchers 2