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If Yoga is Hindu, then Gravity is Christian ?

If Yoga is Hindu, then Gravity is Christian ?

Spiritual leader Jaggi Vasudev ‘Sadhguru’ is the Guru behind Isha Foundation, a non-religious, non-profit ashram near Coimbatore which runs yoga classes in the US, UK, China, Malaysia, Australia and many other countries. Sadhguru spoke to Satish Padmanabhan of India’s Outlook magazine about the forthcoming World Yoga Day (2015 ). In the interview he said: “The [...]

June 11, 2015 HHR Analysis/Insights 0

Is Yoga Hindu?

Is Yoga Hindu?

Yoga has become a diverse phenomenon throughout the world from spiritual gurus and meditation methods to physical fitness programs. Yet there is no doubt that Yoga as a term and as a movement overall has its roots in the Hindu and Vedic tradition over the last several thousand years and its prime texts like the [...]

June 9, 2015 Vamadev Shastri Archives, Spirituality/Culture 1

New Age Yoga: Old Age Theft and Surrender

New Age Yoga: Old Age Theft and Surrender

What is Yoga? Hinduism. Some 5,000 years ago, there were people living in a place which came to be known as the (H)indus river valley. It was these (H)indus that created the religious language known as Sanskrit. The Sanskrit/Hindu word “Yoga” means: “Yuj Atman Brahman ca,” (“To yoke to one’s individual Soul and Soul Source.”) [...]

April 21, 2013 HHR Analysis/Insights, News updates 0