Health

Unconventional Yoga Instructor Teaches Adults and Childreni
X
Elizabeth Lee
June 16, 2014 9:42 PM
The practice of yoga began in India more than 2500 years ago. It was introduced to the West about a century ago, and has become increasingly popular. For some it is an exercise, for others it is also a spiritual practice. While people of all ages practice and attend yoga classes in the U.S., the instructors are usually adults. But one young yogi in Southern California is breaking the mold. Elizabeth Lee reports for VOA from the beachside community of Encinitas.

Unconventional Yoga Instructor Teaches Adults and Children

Elizabeth Lee

Published June 16, 2014

The practice of yoga began in India more than 2500 years ago. It was introduced to the West about a century ago, and has become increasingly popular. For some it is an exercise, for others it is also a spiritual practice. While people of all ages practice and attend yoga classes in the U.S., the instructors are usually adults. But one young yogi in Southern California is breaking the mold. Elizabeth Lee reports for VOA from the beachside community of Encinitas.


You May Like

Tired of Waiting, South Africans Demand Change ‘Now’

With chronic poverty and lack of basic services largely fueling recent xenophobic attacks, many in Rainbow Nation say it’s time for government to act More

Challenges Ahead for China's Development Plans in Pakistan

Planned $46 billion in energy and infrastructure investments in Pakistan are aimed at transforming the country into a regional hub for trade and investment More

'Forbidden City' Revisits Little Known Era of Asian-American Entertainment

Little-known chapter of entertainment history captured in 80s documentary is revisited in new digitally remastered format and book More

This forum has been closed.
Comment Sorting
Comments
     
by: Diane Bakken from: Big Bear City, CA
June 23, 2014 10:20 PM
She is so amazing