Updated: Jun 4, 2020
Yoga has its roots in Sanatana Dharma and is mentioned in various Ancient Indian texts. For many centuries it was passed on as a Guru-Shishya parampara, a tradition where the disciple serves their teacher and gains wisdom over years of practice (sadhana).
Since the 19th century, a lot of Indian Gurus have spread the wisdom of Yoga for the benefit of mankind. Yoga resonated and still does with a lot of people across different religions, cultures and belief systems.
Over the last few years, there is a lot of awareness on yoga and its benefits. The popularity comes with a price!
This article aims to debunk the myths on yoga!
Talk to your teacher before signing up for a yoga class! It's important to understand how knowledgable your teacher is and to feel safe in your class!
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