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Teaching Hatha Yoga: Methods for Improving Student Motivation

By Dr. Paul Jerard, E-RYT 500 How can we spark student motivation and interest? Many times a lack of student attendance has nothing to do with the yoga teacher. For example: When students experience job changes, divorce, illness, a death in the family, or an automobile accident; these are circumstances, which are beyond the control [...]

The Purpose of Yoga: Spiritual Health

Hatha Yoga training sessions in the west, contain Christians, Jews, Moslems, Hindus, Buddhists, and others, practicing Yoga in harmony. Intolerance is put aside, and Yoga practitioners appreciate each other as equals. This is the way it should be. The path of intolerance is full of ignorance. Intolerance breeds hate and polarization. Who cares what religion your neighbor is? Especially, if he or she is responsible and has a moral code of conduct. While religious leaders are arguing over interpretations, the power within our governments is being undermined by those who would have our children believe in nothing.

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