Thursday, January 05, 2006

Yoga...A fad / trend or a passing fancy?

Well the current baba and baby fracas led me to search the net for yoga based info.
And you know what...i got a lot of it from

Salman inaugurates Yoga Centre in Dubai
Sify, India - May 24, 2005 The first Bharat Artistic Yoga Centre was officially opened in Dubai by well-known yoga teacher Bharat Thakur, whose celebrity clients include Salman Khan

Literacy, yoga to combat Maoists
Times of India, India - 15 hours ago JHARGRAM: Realising that education can be mightier than firearms in combating Maoist rebels who dominate underdeveloped pockets in West Bengal...!!!

Docs in push-yoga camp
Calcutta Telegraph, India - 19 hours ago Ranchi, May 29: The Ranchi branch of Indian Medical Association (IMA), recognising the ancient healing effects of yoga, has decided to organise a pranayam camp.

[Hey you know what i found Brinda again in the search for yoga.]

Brinda Karat slaps legal notice on Yoga book publisher
Hindu, India - May 26, 2005 Manolokam Group, had used quotes from Ms Karat's interview to a women's weekly in Malayalam in a newspaper advertisement for their book on yoga recently.

[Now read a Sad headline from Mid-day today.]Birthday boy kills himself. [age 14]

[Now read this.]
Yoga Helps Children Reduce Anxiety
Click 2, TX - May 25, 2005 Yoga helps people relax, build their muscles and lose weight. When 10-year-old Anna Goedjen first started taking yoga, she was a different child.

Instead of those stupid PT Exercises, yoga should be introduced in schools as compulsory subject.

We will atleast have a fit new generation.

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