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The Power of Seva

This practice of selfless service can be done anywhere, anytime, and its effect can transform not only others' lives but yours as well.

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Following the Energy of the Guru

Just as our teachers impart their knowledge on us, we too share their energy and, with it, can support the practice of our fellow yoga students.

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How Yoga Can Lead to a Longer, More Satisfying, and Happier Life

In his new book Ageless, Sharath Jois makes the practices that bring a better quality of life accessible to all.

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The Benefits of Practicing the Ashtanga Yoga Mysore Method

This powerful method of yoga allows for supported self-discovery and progression of your practice.

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4 Intriguing Insights from the Yoga & Science Conference

Brilliant minds in yoga and science shared the latest ground-breaking research on how mindfulness practices can cultivate individual and societal well-being.

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Experience the Energy of Practicing Ashtanga on the U.S. Tour

What’s so special about practicing yoga with Paramaguru Sharath Jois while he tours the U.S.? We’re glad you asked.

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Sharath Jois on Why Too Much Asana Is Never Good

Asana is an important part of our spiritual practice, but too much can lead us in the opposite direction.

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Sharath’s New Book, Ageless, Is a Timeless Take on Approaching Life with Vision

Learning from those who live a conscious life is a must read in today’s world. Sharath Jois’ new book Ageless is just that.

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You’re Invited to the Yoga & Science Conference in NYC This January

For the third year in a row, brilliant minds in yoga and science gather for this think-tank that you won't want to miss.

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The Deepening of Practice Over Time

Yoga is a lifelong practice. Patañjali guides us in how āsana can form the basis for a profound experience of yoga regardless of age or ability.

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7 Life-Changing Stories of How Yoga Heals

Your practice can play an important role in restoring your wellbeing during life's most difficult moments. Meet seven people who experienced the gift of yoga at a crucial time.

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The Essence of Yoga as Therapy

Recovering from injury or illness can be difficult. Fortunately, yoga practice is naturally therapeutic, and when used wisely, it can create the conditions that support a healing process, taking place from within.

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The Immeasurable Value of a Yoga and Meditation Retreat

You don't need to be a serious yogi or meditator to attend. Stepping away from the day-to-day for a brief period of contemplation is hugely beneficial for everyone. Here's why.

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The Yoga of Chanting

The origin of “Oṃ” and the benefits of incorporating this significant chant, and others, into your daily practice.

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My Life As an Ashtanga Student in Mysore: The Essence of Seeking Consciousness

In this essay series, advanced Ashtanga practitioner and writer Leslie Hendry explains why her many trips to India were never just a vacation.

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