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Sunday Routine: How Bette Smith, Soul Singer, Spends Her Sundays

Born and bred in Bedford-Stuyvesant and now living in Park Slope, the performer likes to slow down the pace on the weekends with yoga, meditation and time with her dog, Jeremiah.
Tags: Music, News, Meditation, Yoga, Smith, Ny, Park Slope (Brooklyn, Bette (Singer

Meet the yogi who specializes in all-male naked yoga classes for gay and bisexual guys

Dan Carter is the owner of Danimal Yoga, where he recently began leading all-male naked yoga classes geared towards gay and bisexual men.
Tags: Health, Lifestyle, Yoga, Dan Carter, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Goods, Prepared, Danimal Yoga, Naked Yoga

Russia prison chief reassures inmates yoga won't make them gay

Newsweek reports that yoga classes were reinstated in Russian prisons this week after being suspended due to a "religious scholar's" warning that it cold make prisoners gay. Theological professor Alexander Dvorkin wrote a document suggesting yoga could cause uncontrolled sexual arousal and homosexuality in detention centers, leading to riots, the newspaper Moskovsky Komsomlets reported. Senator Elena Mizulina, who is known for her conservative views, used the document to appeal to the Prosecu...
Tags: Video, News, Russia, Gay, Yoga, Newsweek, Alexander Dvorkin, Moskovsky Komsomlets, Elena Mizulina

Psst. Kid. Wanna Teach Some Yoga?

Capitalism won’t rest until every single American has taken yoga teacher training. CorePower is leading the way.
Tags: News, Yoga, Wages and Salaries, Labor and Jobs, Your-feed-selfcare

Outdoor yoga with lemurs

2019 is shaping up to be the year of strange yoga practices. After rage yoga (a way of achieving a state of calm and getting a good workout by cursing, shouting, and boozing it up) and alpaca yoga (practicing yoga with alpacas outdoors), lemur yoga is the newest offering. Armathwaite Hall Hotel and Spa, a four-star hotel in England’s Lake District, offers “Lemoga Spa Breaks,” a wellness package that includes a spa treatment, overnight accommodation, and among others, yoga with the lemurs fr...
Tags: Travel, England, Bbc, Yoga, Lake District, All, Lemurs, Richard Robinson, Armathwaite Hall Hotel, Lake District Wildlife Park, The Lake District Wildlife Park

'Lemoga': Lake District hotel offers yoga with lemurs as partners

Ring-tailed lemurs from neighbouring wildlife park will ‘help’ yogis to practiseWe’ve had doga, goat yoga and anti-gravity yoga. Now lemurs have joined in the fun.A luxury hotel in the Lake District has added “lemoga” to its wellness programme, for yogis keen to do the downward dog with a Madagascan primate. Continue reading...
Tags: Animals, UK News, Yoga, Lake District, Yoga Holidays, Lake District Holidays, North Of England

Yoga summit: a festival in the Austrian Alps

Held across three pretty Alpine towns, Gastein Yoga Days offer the choice of hundreds of classes in stunning locations at affordable pricesYou know how it is: you are just getting settled on your yoga mat and some latecomers barge in, harrumphing and stamping their feet because you have taken their favourite spot. But I was 1,000 metres up an Austrian mountain, with glorious views over the pretty spa town of Bad Hofgastein and the last of the sun on my face for an evening meditation class … and ...
Tags: Travel, Fitness, Yoga, Health & wellbeing, Festivals, Alps, Yoga Holidays, Europe Holidays, Alps Holidays, Alpine, Austria Holidays, Health And Fitness Holidays, Bad Hofgastein

T’s Wellness Guide to Paris

A shortlist of places to find gua sha facials, adaptogen-fuelled lattes — and, yes, even natural wines.
Tags: News, Restaurants, Yoga, Paris, Running, Paris Fashion Week, Juices, Paris (France, Wellness Guide

T’s Wellness Guide to Milan

A shortlist of places to find holistic facials, ashtanga yoga — and, yes, even gluten-free pizza.
Tags: Milan, News, Pizza, Restaurants, Yoga, Italy, Exercise, Slow Food, Spas, Travel and Vacations, Milan (Italy, Organic Foods and Products, Italian Food (Cuisine

Try Something New: 10 Amazing Courses & Workshops in Berlin

When you’ve got your life somehow vaguely figured out in Berlin, it is very easy to fall into a weekly routine. You see the same people, eat at the same restaurants and go after your favorite hobby. And somehow, this routine becomes dangerously comfortable, until boredom dares us to try something new. Personally, I fear and love my comfort zone. Love it, because Netflix & Angry Chicken with my hubby is fricking amazing. Hate it, because it keeps my mind from expanding. So, I challenge you and me...
Tags: Coffee, Fashion, Learning, Berlin, Painting, Dance, Yoga, Workshop, Language, Stories, Venezuela, Course, Kreuzberg, Ca Va, Netflix Angry Chicken, Kambiz Rahmati

F.B.I. Learned of Gunman’s Hatred of Women Months Before Attack at Yoga Studio

According to the police, the bureau had received a tip about Scott P. Beierle, who killed two women and himself in the attack, but there was not enough information to act on.
Tags: News, Yoga, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Murders, Rodger, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Tallahassee (Fla, Elliot O, Beierle, Scott Paul (d 2018, Scott P Beierle

The Electric Minds of the Berlinale: A First Class Experience at the Audi Berlinale Lounge

Sponsored.  To get in the mood for the Berlinale festivities, Audi invited us to their Berlinale Open House program at the Audi Berlinale Lounge at Marlene-Dietrich-Platz. During the entire run of the film festival, Audi and the Berlinale have put together an interesting and diverse program of panels, performances, and interviews, that are taking place in the comforts of their elegant and yet cozy lounge. We loved the classy and glamorous feel of the place, with its dark walls, dimmed lights, ...
Tags: Fashion, Movies, Events, Yoga, Stories, Audi, Talk, Marlene Dietrich, Berlinale, Platz, Theremin, Panel Talk, Audi Berlinale Lounge, Lydia Kavina, Steph Jaksch Theremin, Johannes Krell

At the Red Carpet of the Berlinale: 8 Event Highlights at the Audi Berlinale Lounge

Sponsored.  This week, already for the 69th time, Berlin will yet again move into the spotlight of the international film industry as the Berlin International Film Festival – or short: Berlinale – opens on Thursday! For 10 days, the city will vibrate with sensational events – innumerable film screenings, glamorous receptions and parties, all brimming with the brightest stars of the film industry. And naturally, everyone is giddy with anticipation waiting for the jury to announce who is going t...
Tags: Fashion, Berlin, Events, Yoga, Audi, European Space Agency ESA, Marlene Dietrich, Lydia, Berlinale, Sunshine Cinema, Jan Wörner, OMR, Panel Talk, Audi Berlinale Lounge, Electric Yoga, BrauerPhotos M Nass

6 Things You Should Do To Help Maintain Your Beauty

Practicing self-love is incredibly important for the sake of your health and happiness, but there are additional steps you can take, as well, in order to maintain your beauty. With time, everyone becomes older and develops wrinkles. You will likely become more prone to certain health problems later in life, as well, but regardless, you can learn how to look after yourself properly. You can start by taking care of your skin early on, dating back to your 20s. Then, you need to learn how t...
Tags: Fashion, Yoga, Beauty, Faith, Skin Care, Tampa, Self Care, Cosmetic Surgery, Pray, Beauty tips, Beauty Routine, Beauty Regime, Skin Care Routine

Does Yoga Benefit Your Mental Health?

For those who partake of yoga, it is often seen as a way of life. It’s not just going to a class once or twice a week, but engaging in daily practice of yoga and mindfulness. There are many different styles and types of yoga, too, each with their own practices and guidelines. Many practitioners and teachers of yoga claim it offers benefits for one’s mental health. It seems like an obvious conclusion, given that most yoga focuses on exploring one’s inner world of consciousness. But what does the ...
Tags: Psychology, General, Research, Mindfulness, Yoga, Mental Health And Wellness, Exercise & Fitness, Domingues, Can Yoga Help, Vinyasa Yoga, Yoga And Mental Health, Rita Domingues

Psychology Around the Net: February 2, 2019

Happy Groundhog Day! Did Punxsutawney Phil see his shadow or not? Can we expect six more weeks of winter or do we get an early spring? I don’t know at the time of this writing (I hope an early spring!), but what I do know is that this week’s Psychology Around the Net has the latest on new studies regarding music and mental health, what being a night owl could do to your mental health and overall well-being, the discussion of mental illness in Netflix’s The Ted Bundy Tapes, and more! Fighting ...
Tags: Psychology, Music, Sleep, Research, Self-help, Creativity, Netflix, Yoga, Mental Health Break, Stigma, Mental Health And Wellness, Psychology Around The Net, Phil, John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, The National Institutes of Health, Ted Bundy

Thailand yoga retreat in sexual assault scandal reopens

Teacher accused of misconduct has returned and report into school has not been publishedThe world’s biggest tantric yoga school, which closed after multiple women alleged rape and sexual assault, has reopened with the accused leader back in charge and amid accusations that management suppressed an investigation into the abuse.Agama Yoga, which is located on the Thai island of Koh Phangan, shut down for “restructuring” in September after the Guardian published allegations by 14 women accusing the...
Tags: Travel, Life and style, World news, Thailand, Asia Pacific, Yoga, Yoga Holidays, Koh Phangan, Narcis Tarcau, Swami Vivekananda Saraswati

Yoga and Veterans: A Different Kind of Warrior

Many members of the military now include yoga — often taught by veterans — as an element of their workout routine, and veterans turn to the practice for therapeutic applications.
Tags: News, Veterans, Yoga, United States Defense and Military Forces

Yoga mats with more personality than your average yoga mat

I’ve been trying to re-kickstart my yoga habit, and there’s nothing like a fresh new yoga mat to get me motivated. So when we saw that yoga mats in tons of fantastic designs from independent artists are now available as limited editions from Society 6,  I kind of geeked out. If you’re looking for a […]
Tags: Health, Art, Shopping, Fitness, Healthy Living, Yoga, Well, Fitness + Wellbeing

A vegan yoga retreat in Dracula’s back yard, Romania

In countryside not far from the castle of Vlad the Impaler, an idyllic break offers a gentle route to wellness with five days of yoga and meditation • Away with words: a fiction-writing retreat in DevonIt’s early morning in Transylvania and the sun’s shining on a group of yogis making shapes on the wooden veranda at Akasha Wellness Retreat. With pine and beech-covered hills rolling to the horizon, snow-capped mountain peaks and a soundtrack of cow bells and cockerels, it’s an idyllic spot to sal...
Tags: Travel, Fitness, Life and style, Yoga, Health & wellbeing, Romania, Vegan food and drink, Learning Holidays, Rest And Relaxation, Yoga Holidays, Europe Holidays, Romania Holidays, Health And Fitness Holidays, Dracula, Vlad, Transylvania

Psychology Around the Net: January 12, 2019

Are you ready to learn about simple, no frills self-care tips we can all follow? Why incompetent people have more confidence than you’d think they should? How men and women experience chronic pain differently? Well, good news! This week’s Psychology Around the Net has all that and more. The Free Self-Care You Should Be Doing Right Now: Setting realistic exercise schedules. Tackling one cleaning or organizing project at a time. Getting enough sleep. Extremely basic but extremely helpful self-c...
Tags: Psychology, Books, Women, Memory, Values, Research, Disorders, Stress, Self-help, Confidence, Anxiety, Yoga, Men, Women's Issues, Chronic Pain, Men's Issues

10 life-changing retreats worldwide: readers’ travel tips

In havens from Inverness to India, readers have discovered their better selves through yoga, meditation and writing coursesDhanakosa, on the banks of beautiful Loch Voil, near Balquhidder in central Scotland, is truly a place to stop, breathe, unwind and take stock. Amid the glorious scenery, you eat delicious, healthy vegetarian meals (and can even take a recipe book home), do yoga, hill walk, learn to meditate or reinvigorate your practice and your life. It’s the perfect place to come if you j...
Tags: Travel, Fitness, Scotland, India, Life and style, Meditation, Yoga, Health & wellbeing, Top 10s, Learning Holidays, Rest And Relaxation, Yoga Holidays, Health And Fitness Holidays, Inverness, Buddhist, Dana

At CES 2019, 2-in-1s fade as premium laptops fight the battle of the bezels

PC 2-in-1s have enjoyed no shortage of innovation over the past few years, but CES 2019 saw a surprisingly reversal of that trend. Laptops took the spotlight as the battle of the bezels roared. Is it a fad, or a sign of shifting tastes? The post At CES 2019, 2-in-1s fade as premium laptops fight the battle of the bezels appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Yoga, Computing, Lenovo, CES 2019

From Student to Teacher: My Yoga Journey in Kerala

I strained to hear my teacher over the construction noises next door and the birds calling out to each other as she explained the story behind the Bhagavad Gita to our group of 28 aspiring yogis. It was three in the afternoon and we still had another hour of lecture and two more hours of yoga to go before our usual evening routine of dinner, studying and a nice early bedtime. I squirmed to find a comfortable position on my wooden block, scarves tucked under my knees, then finally gave up and la...
Tags: Travel, Southeast Asia, India, America, West, Yoga, Portland, Portland Oregon, All Posts, Kerala, All Feature Articles, Asia/pacific, Bhagavad Gita, Padma, Freddy Mercury, Tayler

I Love Doing Nothing. So Why Am I Bad at Yoga?

During class, my mind is too afraid to wander, so it goes into overdrive.
Tags: News, India, Yoga, Mountaineering, Pakistan, Mount Everest

Five Cleaning Products Every Gym Rat Needs

Today is the day that every gym rat hates: January 2nd, a.k.a The Day of the Resolute.Read more...
Tags: Cleaning, Yoga, Laundry, Lifehacks, New Years Resolutions, Sneakers, Gym Rats

How Was Your Month of Yoga? 

Our last fitness challenge of 2018 is drawing to a close. Did you manage to keep up with your yoga practice during the holiday chaos? Read more...
Tags: Fitness, Challenge, Yoga, Lifehacks

What is Yin Yoga

I have begun to practice yin yoga for a few reasons. One is that, being glaucoma suspect, I have been advised not to do inverted yoga poses like downward dog. That restricts what I can do in regular yoga classes. With yin, that is not an issue since yin is more stretching and more relaxed. What a great thing to do for the new year! Now:Yoga just sent me an email which is informative for all interested in learning more about both yin and restorative yoga - both great for those who cannot do inver...
Tags: prAna, Meditation, Yoga, Astrology, Mellowness, Yin Yoga for Stress Relief

Stressed Out? 4 Ways Stress Affects Your Health

We all know the feeling of being late to work, losing a job, or even worrying about finances. No matter your situation, stress is a feeling that people experience every day. Stress causes a lot of physical reactions in the body. Although the correlation needs to be studied more, an overabundance of stress can be linked to issues such as heart disease. It’s important to know how to reduce stress and the ways it can harm your body. Here are ways that stress affects your overall hea...
Tags: Psychology, Health, Stress, Blood Pressure, Heart Disease, Yoga, Stress Reduction, Mental Health And Wellness, Health-related, Chronic Stress, IBS, American Heart Association, Inflammation, Wei, Brain-gut Connection, Ways Stress Affects Your Health

Work Toward These Advanced Poses in 2019

How’s the yoga challenge going? Are you getting the hang of a home practice, or maybe dropping in on classes at the gym or yoga studio? We can only do so much in the course of a month, and you can really dedicate years to reaching some of the more ambitious asanas. So at this time of year, it’s great to turn an eye…Read more...
Tags: Fitness, Goals, Balance, Challenge, Yoga, Lifehacks, Flexibility, Strength, Stretching