Yoga in the World

A collection of quick highlights of yoga happening around the globe. Teasers with links out to full articles, yoga business news of interest, where yoga is showing up in schools, prisons, corporations, resorts, ads, films and tv shows, etc.

Disney Parks Cast Members Celebrate International Yoga Day

International Yoga Day with Cast Members at Disney Parks Worldwide Nearly 1,000 Disneyland Resort Cast Members celebrated International Yoga Day on June 21, 2018, in Anaheim, California. Only Disneyland Cast Members can watch the sun rise over Sleeping Beauty Castle while practicing yoga with friends. One of the components to the magic of yoga is connection. [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:56:51+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Yoga in the World|0 Comments

Bikram Yoga Fremont Street Studio, PDX, Behind the Scenes

“You cannot attract true friends without removing from your own character the stains of selfishness and other unlovely qualities. The greatest art of making friends is to behave divinely yourself—to be spiritual, to be pure, to be unselfish. The more your human shortcomings drop away and divine qualities come into your life, the more friends [...]

By |2018-03-22T20:03:01+00:00March 22nd, 2018|Yoga in the World|0 Comments

The Benefits of Yoga for Veterans

When Looking for Ways to Support Our Veterans, the Yoga Mat Might Just Be the Place to Start:  Veterans Day in November, is the anniversary of the end of World War I. It is a holiday scheduled to honor all veterans of the United States Armed Forces for their patriotism and willingness to serve and [...]

By |2019-11-07T13:20:15+00:00November 9th, 2016|Yoga in the World|1 Comment

Yoga On Location: 10,000 Buddha Mural

Photo by David Young-Wolff Yoga on Location: Ryan Orrico at 10,000 Buddha Mural Wall by Amanda Giacomini   Ryan Orrico is wearing shirt by SPIRITUALAF.COM.  Photographed in front of the 10,000 Buddha Mural by Amanda Giacomini.  @10000Buddhas in Venice photo by David Young-Wolff (DAVIDYOUNG-WOLFF.COM) Ryan Orrico teaches burn at Maha Yoga ( RYANORRICO.COM [...]

By |2016-04-07T17:27:41+00:00March 31st, 2016|Yoga in the World|0 Comments

Point Dume

By Elise Joan Photos by Patricia Pena I’ve learned that there is neither magic nor adventure found in our comfort zone. The magic happens on the edge. In this spirit, I faced my own fear of heights (read: fear of falling from heights) by trekking to the very top of Point Dume and standing out [...]

By |2015-04-10T22:14:17+00:00December 19th, 2014|Yoga in the World|0 Comments

LMU Launches Master’s Degree in Yoga Studies

Every true invention garners the same response: I can’t believe that doesn’t exist already—how is that possible?  This just happened to yoga. While we think we’ve seen everything when it comes to yoga; what the West has not yet seen is an accredited academic program devoted to Yoga studies. Not a teacher training nor certification, [...]

By |2015-04-11T03:01:36+00:00December 7th, 2013|Yoga in the World|1 Comment