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Video : Understanding Yoga through its Hindu Origins

Video : Understanding Yoga through its Hindu Origins

Yoga Teacher Sri Louise explaining the cultural appropriation and secularization of Yoga in the West by breaking it from its Hindu roots.. [...]

July 19, 2017 HHR Archives, HHR Videos, Spirituality/Culture, World Focus 0

Video : Russell Brand – Core Hindu Thought

Video : Russell Brand – Core Hindu Thought

After learning Vedanta and core Hindu philosophy Russell has changed a lot and set out for mission but some how backed down may be looking at the vast opposition. [...]

January 5, 2017 HHR HHR Videos Comments Off on Video : Russell Brand – Core Hindu Thought

US : This School Has The Coolest Detention – Yoga Meditation For Kids

US : This School Has The Coolest Detention – Yoga Meditation For Kids

Imagine you're working at a school and one of the kids is starting to act up. What do you do? Traditionally, the answer would be to give the unruly kid detention or suspension. But in my memory, detention tended to involve staring at walls, bored out of my mind, trying to either surreptitiously talk to the kids [...]

October 6, 2016 HHR Archives, Spirituality/Culture Comments Off on US : This School Has The Coolest Detention – Yoga Meditation For Kids

The Ancestors: Secret Doorway to Health and Healing.

The Ancestors: Secret Doorway to Health and Healing.

In fact, Yoga/Hinduism is one of the few (if not only major tradition) surviving to this day that still highly favors honoring one’s ancestors. While it is somewhat understandable as to why the modern mind would ask the question, ‘what is the value of honoring the ancestors?’ In reality, the answer to this [...]

September 21, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives Comments Off on The Ancestors: Secret Doorway to Health and Healing.

Enlightenment for SALE : All Major Cards and PayPal Accepted

Enlightenment for SALE : All Major Cards and PayPal Accepted

The popular ‘New Age’ movement of this era is a vast network of individuals, groups, organizations, cults, foundations, etc. who expound and preach a watered-down patchwork of borrowed spiritual beliefs and rituals which present a dazzling array of luring theories and practices, yet somehow fail to capture the depth and intended essence of the esoteric [...]

August 3, 2016 HHR Analysis/Insights, Archives, The Yoga Snatchers Comments Off on Enlightenment for SALE : All Major Cards and PayPal Accepted

Video : Globalization of Gayatri Mantra via Cultural Appropriation

Video : Globalization of Gayatri Mantra via Cultural Appropriation

Many are already aware of how Yoga is slowly being stolen away from its Hindu roots and then repackaged as disco yoga or beer drinking yoga or some other concoction mixed up by the snake oil salesman masquerading as a Yoga teacher just to lure more victims to hand over their cash. But meanwhile we [...]

May 10, 2016 HHR Archives, HHR Videos Comments Off on Video : Globalization of Gayatri Mantra via Cultural Appropriation

Yoga Sessions To Be Part Of Easter Celebrations

Yoga Sessions To Be Part Of Easter Celebrations

Washington:  Professional Yoga instructors will have sessions with thousands of Americans who are expected to throng the sprawling White House lawns in Washington on Monday for Easter Egg celebrations, the final Easter for Obama Administration. A “Yoga Garden” is one of the 10 different zones that has been created for the event for which some [...]

March 26, 2016 HHR Archives, World Focus Comments Off on Yoga Sessions To Be Part Of Easter Celebrations

Parents offended by the ‘Far East religion’ of yoga, get ‘Namaste’ banned from school

Parents offended by the ‘Far East religion’ of yoga, get ‘Namaste’ banned from school

Breathe in, breathe out. “We need to direct our attention inward and connect to the breath,” yoga instructor Rachel Brathen writes in her New York Times best-selling book about the practice. “Focusing on our breath keeps us present, calms the mind, and allows us to develop the awareness of the body we need to practice [...]

March 24, 2016 HHR Archives, News updates Comments Off on Parents offended by the ‘Far East religion’ of yoga, get ‘Namaste’ banned from school

Harvard study finds yoga and meditation reduces healthcare cost by 43%

Harvard study finds yoga and meditation reduces healthcare cost by 43%

Practices like yoga, meditation and prayer can help curb the need for general healthcare services by almost 50 percent according to researchers.  A study done by Harvard-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)’s Institute for Technology Assessment and the Benson-Henry Institute (BHI) reveals that evoking the relaxation response or a physiologic state of deep rest, helps alleviate stress and anxiety, [...]

February 18, 2016 HHR Archives, News updates Comments Off on Harvard study finds yoga and meditation reduces healthcare cost by 43%

The Yoga ‘HinduPhobic’ Alliance

The Yoga ‘HinduPhobic’ Alliance

The Intent of real Hatha Yoga Sanskrit/Hindu word yoga means, yuj Atman Brahman ca (to yoke to one’s individual Soul and Soul Source). Sanskrit is by definition the religious language of Hinduism, “The ancient Aryan (noble) language of the Hindus.” The various real Yogas are the means by which Hindus achieve this Soul/Spiritual-Realization: Karma Yoga, [...]

January 8, 2016 HHR The Yoga Snatchers Comments Off on The Yoga ‘HinduPhobic’ Alliance