From Ancient India to a Studio Near You: Yoga's History

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From Ancient India to a Studio Near You: Yoga's History

Instructional Resource

This collection explores yoga's roots in ancient India and how its practice has changed as it has migrated to the West. There are questions embedded throughout the collection, which includes readings, images, links to outside websites, video, and a podcast.

Essential questions ask:

What are the roots of the practice of yoga?

Who claims to have invented it and what were the original goals?

How did it make its way to the western world and how has it changed through that process?

Tags: Hindu, Hinduism, India, religion, exercise