Yoga

Yoga classes in school may help kids fight stress, anxiety

Yoga classes in school may help kids fight stress, anxiety

Participating in yoga and mindfulness activities at school helps relieve stress and anxiety in young children, improving their wellbeing and emotional health, a study has found.

Apr 12, 2018, 17:46 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi shares animated video of him doing 'Padahastasana' – Watch

PM Narendra Modi shares animated video of him doing 'Padahastasana' – Watch

Urging the nation to make yoga an essential part of their lives to remain stress-free, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday shared some information about 'Padahastasana' by releasing an animated video where he can be seen demonstrating the yoga asana.

Apr 10, 2018, 13:25 PM IST
6 central universities approved for starting Yoga department

6 central universities approved for starting Yoga department

The Commission has already conveyed the approval for starting the Yoga Department in these central universities. 

Apr 03, 2018, 00:13 AM IST
I am not Yoga teacher, but some people have made me one: PM Modi's friendly banter in Mann Ki Baat

I am not Yoga teacher, but some people have made me one: PM Modi's friendly banter in Mann Ki Baat

Rama and Ramayana inspires ASEAN countries, says PM Modi on Mann Ki Baat.

Mar 25, 2018, 11:48 AM IST
To punish students for misbehaving, US school teaches Yoga

To punish students for misbehaving, US school teaches Yoga

The aim of introducing the new 'punishment' system is to teach kids how to deal with anger and other strong emotions, something that can bear fruit in all walks of life.

Mar 07, 2018, 08:54 AM IST
India's philosophy, yoga, religion fascinate tennis star Yaroslava Shvedova

India's philosophy, yoga, religion fascinate tennis star Yaroslava Shvedova

The philosophy of life and death presented in great detail in the epic Gita, India's "beautiful" places, its welcoming people and yoga fascinate Kazakhstan's top tennis player Yaroslava Shvedova not a little.

Feb 08, 2018, 20:18 PM IST
Suffering from high BP, sugar? One year of yoga training may help: Study

Suffering from high BP, sugar? One year of yoga training may help: Study

The findings support the beneficial role of yoga in managing metabolic syndrome by favourably modulating adipokines, the researchers mentioned.

Feb 07, 2018, 16:41 PM IST
Yoga knows no religion: Muslim women in Rampur participate in special classes

Yoga knows no religion: Muslim women in Rampur participate in special classes

Yoga is being widely recognised as one of the best form of lifestyle exercise to stay fit and healthy.

Jan 04, 2018, 21:21 PM IST
Practice Yoga to get relief from menopause symptoms, suggests study

Practice Yoga to get relief from menopause symptoms, suggests study

Yoga was better than no treatment at reducing total menopause symptoms, anxiety related to symptoms, hot flashes and night sweats, and vaginal dryness and pain during sex, the study found.

Jan 01, 2018, 11:14 AM IST
Yoga doesn't have narrow religious connotation: Venkaiah Naidu

Yoga doesn't have narrow religious connotation: Venkaiah Naidu

Yoga does not have a narrow religious connotation but with its holistic approach to well being, Vice President said on Sunday.

Dec 25, 2017, 00:32 AM IST
Bikram Yoga seeks to revive chain after wave of lawsuits

Bikram Yoga seeks to revive chain after wave of lawsuits

A lawyer for Bikram Choudhury Yoga Inc said on Thursday he is aiming to salvage the so-called hot yoga studio after millions of dollars in legal judgments and numerous allegations of sexual misconduct against its fugitive millionaire founder.

Dec 01, 2017, 11:02 AM IST
Jacqueline Fernandez's 'yogini' pole act inspires Varun Dhawan to try it asap—Pic proof

Jacqueline Fernandez's 'yogini' pole act inspires Varun Dhawan to try it asap—Pic proof

Stunning Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez is currently gearing up for the Salman Khan starrer 'Race 3'. The 'always smiling' Jacky has had a terrific 2017 with 'Judwaa 2' hitting the bull's eye at the Box Office.

Nov 22, 2017, 10:23 AM IST

Yoga meant for the entire humanity: President Ram Nath Kovind

Whosoever practices the Gita in life one can bear all kinds of turbulence, the President said releasing the Hindi translation of Paramhansa Yoganand's Gita

Nov 15, 2017, 20:24 PM IST
While Saudi Arabia welcomes Yoga, Indian Maulanas still live in 11th century: Subramanian Swamy

While Saudi Arabia welcomes Yoga, Indian Maulanas still live in 11th century: Subramanian Swamy

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy has said that Muslim clerics in India continue to remain conservative despite good progress in Islamic nations.

Nov 15, 2017, 13:40 PM IST
Saudi Arabia approves practice of yoga

Saudi Arabia approves practice of yoga

The Saudi Arabian government has approved the practice of yoga as a sports activity, claimed a social media post of Nouf Marwaai, founder of the Arab Yoga Foundation in the Saudi kingdom.

Nov 14, 2017, 21:08 PM IST
Bikram Choudhury Yoga, studio which popularised yoga in sauna heat, files for bankruptcy amid sexual misconduct allegations

Bikram Choudhury Yoga, studio which popularised yoga in sauna heat, files for bankruptcy amid sexual misconduct allegations

Bikram Choudhury Yoga Inc, the studio that popularized doing yoga in sauna heat, has filed for US Chapter 11 bankruptcy, dogged by $16.7 million in legal judgments and numerous lawsuits and allegations of sexual misconduct.

Nov 11, 2017, 09:54 AM IST
Don't link yoga and religion: Ramdev defends Muslim girl yoga teacher from Ranchi

Don't link yoga and religion: Ramdev defends Muslim girl yoga teacher from Ranchi

Some unidentified persons on Friday hurled stones at the house of Rafia Naaz - a Muslim girl who teaches yoga in Jharkhand's Ranchi.

Nov 10, 2017, 18:21 PM IST

Will continue to practice and teach yoga till my last breath: Rafia Naaz

Rafia Naaz, a popular Muslim girl who teaches yoga in Jharkhand, has received death threats from the members of her own community after which the authorities decided to step up security around her.

Nov 10, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
PM Modi expresses concern over diabetes victimising children, urges change in lifestyle

PM Modi expresses concern over diabetes victimising children, urges change in lifestyle

PM Narendra Modi urged families to make sure that their children remain physically active, their indoor activities are limited and they indulge in outdoor activities.

Oct 29, 2017, 12:58 PM IST
School children in Satna district to say 'jai hind' instead of 'yes sir'

School children in Satna district to say 'jai hind' instead of 'yes sir'

Soon school children in Satna district will have to say 'jai hind'.

Sep 12, 2017, 23:47 PM IST