Yoga

‘Under Swami’s spell’: 14 tourists claim sexual assault by guru at Thai yoga retreat

Swami Vivekandanda Saraswati real name Narcis Tarcau is accused of abuse at the Agama yoga school on Ko Phangan In the beginning, Agama Yoga was paradise for most who walked through its gates; a haven on the Thai island of Koh Phangan that embraced ancient tantric teachings under the watchful eye of its charismatic leader, …

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Michael Curry’s royal wedding sermon will go down in history | Diana Evans

The American bishop did it black. And he shocked the congregation by refusing to tone down his passionate message on power and love, says novelist Diana Evans The candle flames were trembling. The pulpit was on fire. The bride and groom were waiting. As were the Queen, Oprah, Idris Elba, and Doria Ragland , now …

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Yoga’s Instagram Provocateur – The New York Times

Yoga’s Instagram Provocateur  The New York Times You cannot swing a cat (pose) on Instagram without hitting photographs of yoga instructors with perfect figures twisted into perfect shapes, selling essential oils and greeting-card spirituality. Alex Auder is not one of them. Ms. Auder, 48, is something of a yoga auteur, sharing homemade videos that are more …

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Stephen King Has An Ominous Warning For Trump’s’ Friends’

Author Stephen King fired a new salvo in his ongoing feud with President Donald Trump after yet another White House attack on Attorney General Jeff Sessions. On Monday, Trump taunted his one-time ally — and early supporter of his presidential campaign — for conducting investigations into Republican lawmakers because doing so could set two GOP-held …

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6 Ridiculous Reasons Why Bad Movies Altogether Sucked

There are movies that are so bad they’re good, and those that are so bad they’re like watching hundred-million-dollar paint dry. But in both cases, it helps to take a moment and understand the context behind the turd you’re watching. Because as we’ve mentioned before( more than once ), the stories behind cinematic failings usually …

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17 small, but significant, lifestyle alters that help people with anxiety.

While it’s easy — and comprehensible — to roll your eyes when someone offers a “miracle cure” for your nervousnes( Yes! I have tried yoga! Thanks for asking !!), it’s also important to acknowledge this truth: There are day-to-day alters you can induce that might help you manage your anxiety. We’re not talking about a …

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