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It is time to modernize the ancient. Due to lapse of time, even purely scientific thoughts get covered with layers of dust of ignorance, misconstruction or misapplication. Yoga itself has suffered it for the simple reason that it has been propagated as a Hindu Religious Practice. Is it so? No, it is not. Yoga is […]
It was a pleasant surprise to find the morning newspapers and TV coverage on the very next day of the international yoga day! Newspapers and TV channels, which must have delivered negativity a million times in the previous weeks till 0630 Hours IST on June 21 seemed to have been cured of their own negative impulses and glossary, just like any individual yoga practitioner experiences it. It was the Yoga effect. It reduces negativity, normalizes blood pressure, enhance cheerfulness, unburdens the mind and imparts peace.
Yoga is once again in the news. The American president , Barack Obama, is reported to have organized a yoga session on the Presidential lawns. That was enough for the radicals to criticize it on religious grounds as well as legal grounds. It is possible that the “market forces” are simply exploiting the vulnerability of […]