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The Secret to Getting Men (into Yoga that is…)

The Secret to Getting Men (into Yoga that is...)

Go to any yoga class in the capital and you’ll be hard pushed to find more than a couple of token men.

Which is ironic, as, in the 5,000 years or so of yoga history it is only within the last 80 years that yoga has been opened up as a practice to women. For the majority of yoga’s history, it was ONLY practiced by men. (more…)

Poppy Pickles

3 Useful Secrets All Men Who Do Yoga Know

3 Useful Secrets All Men Who Do Yoga Know

“You were born with potential. You were born with goodness and trust. You were born with ideals and dreams. You were born with greatness. You were born with wings. You are not meant for crawling, so don’t. You have wings. Learn to use them and fly.” ~ Rumi

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“Yoga Is Too Girly” And Other Macho Myths Debunked

"Yoga Is Too Girly" And Other Macho Myths Debunked

As a man who is completely crazy about yoga myself, I can’t stop myself from trying to convince friends and relatives of the many benefits of yoga and how it can transform their lives. While I usually get the absolute attention of women when I explain what I do for a living, their male counterparts often demonstrate clear skepticism if not indifference to the idea that yoga could be exactly what they need.

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