Tata Group mulling over plan to launch wearables for yoga practioners, factory workers

The 48-year-old Tata conglomerate is mulling over a plan to add new products to its extended list. In the latest, the group is planning to develop wearables and wrist devices for two very large markets namely: yoga practitioners and factory workers.

Suffering from asthma? Yoga to the rescue!

The Cochrane Review suggests that yoga may have a beneficial effect on symptoms and quality of life in people with asthma.

Yoga cannot be identified with any religion: Rajnath

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said yoga cannot be identified with any religion and people who think so lack integrity, coordination and balance.

AYUSH key to achieving goal of healthy population: Minister

The goal of achieving a healthy population can be met through AYUSH, says minister.
 

Japan-bound plane returns to Hawaii after passenger does yoga in galley

Hyongtae Pae, 72, was charged in federal court with interfering with the crew of United Airlines flight 903 bound for Tokyo`s Narita airport.

Man arrested for doing yoga, meditating on airplane: FBI

A Japan-bound airplane returned to Hawaii because of a violent passenger who wanted to do yoga instead of sitting in his seat, the FBI said.

Yoga can make life better for people with abnormal heart rhythm

Study found that patients who did yoga had a better quality of life, lower heart rate and lower blood pressure than patients who did not do yoga.

How yoga can help out-of-rhythm hearts

The study included 80 patients with paroxysmal AF, who were randomised to yoga, or a control group that did not do yoga.

'No Muslims recruitment for World Yoga Day': Read Ministry of AYUSH's reply to RTI petitioner

'No Muslims recruitment for World Yoga Day': Read Ministry of AYUSH's reply to RTI petitioner

The AYUSH Ministry on Saturday completely dismissed the reports claiming that the government did not recruit Muslims for short-term positions as trainers for WorldYoga Day as it was against its policy.

AYUSH Minister rejects `Govt doesn't recruit Muslims as yoga trainers' report, assures probe

AYUSH Minister rejects `Govt doesn't recruit Muslims as yoga trainers' report, assures probe

AYUSH Minister Sripad Naik, Saturday, rejected the reports which claimed that his department did not recruit Muslims for short-term positions as trainers for World Yoga Day as it was against Government policy.

Does yoga really help depressed people?

The study also suggested that clinicians and service providers consider recommending yoga as an intervention in addition to other "evidence-based and well-established treatments," including psychotherapy and medication.

Liam Gallagher takes up yoga, wants to visit India soon

Liam Gallagher takes up yoga, wants to visit India soon

Singer Liam Gallagher has turned to yoga to help him deal with his stress levels and is now reportedly planning a spiritual retreat to India.

Varsities asked to hold slew of events on International Yoga Day

Varsities asked to hold slew of events on International Yoga Day

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked colleges and varsities in the country to organise a series of programmes, including competitions, screening of movies and distribution of literature, to mark the International Yoga Day on June 21.

Spirituality: Know the significance of 'Om' and how to pronounce it!

Spirituality: Know the significance of 'Om' and how to pronounce it!

Learn the correct way to pronounce sacred word 'Om'.

72-year-old offers free yoga classes in China

A 72-year-old Chinese man is offering free yoga classes to middle-aged and elderly people and believes that it could become one of the most popular exercises for senior citizens.

Govt to have 'grand' Yoga Day celebrations: Ayush Minister

The international Yoga Day will be celebrated on a "grand scale" this year with the government issuing an "improved" common protocol of asanas, besides holding other events to attract people specially students.

Yoga guru Bikram Choudhury turns 71: Major controversies that have rocked his life

Born in Calcutta, Bikram Choudhury began learning Hatha Yoga poses at the age of three.

BJP government thrusting Hindutva on country, will oppose it: AIMPLB

BJP government thrusting Hindutva on country, will oppose it: AIMPLB

Nomani also demanded that 'namaz' should be taught to students of schools and government employees. 

Inner peace! How yoga heals your mind, body and soul

Inner peace! How yoga heals your mind, body and soul

The ancient practice which originated in India is an umbrella term which covers not just physical but mental fitness too. Yoga is not just performing asanas, but a way of life. The practice not only makes your body healthy but it even relaxes your mind and oozes out negativity.

PM Narendra Modi to address NCC cadets today

PM Narendra Modi to address NCC cadets today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Thursday address the National Cadet Corps as part of the Republic Day celebrations.