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

Islamic State Survivor: A Yazidi Girl's Tale

Sarah Said Haydar, captured a year ago while fleeing Islamic State onslaught in northern Iraq, was so traumatized by militants, she sought to end her own life More

EU, US Applaud Kosovo Law on Special Court

Joint statement says lawmakers' decision to address allegations of war crimes 'demonstrated their commitment to the rule of law and to honor international agreements' More

ASEAN Ministers to Push for S. China Sea Agreements

According to documents obtained by VOA Khmer, ministers will stand up for 'freedom of navigation, unimpeded lawful maritime commerce, trade and over flight' 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