Book Launch News Release

GlobeNewswire Calgary Author Challenges Everything We Assumed We Knew About Yoga March 12, 2020 06:00 ET | Source:  Alberta Yoga College BOOK LAUNCH SUNDAY MARCH 15, 2020 The New Yoga: From Cult and Dogma to Science and Sanity CALGARY, Alberta, March 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Yoga needs a major shakeup and needs to drop many nonsensical and […]

The New Yoga

“Honest, insightful and revealing. Essential reading for yoga students and teachers alike.” – DAVID MCAMMOND, AUTHOR OF YOGA THERAPY FOR BACKS AND INTERNATIONALLY SOUGHT-AFTER WORKSHOP LEADER. The New Yoga: From Cult and Dogma to Science and Sanity. Where did most of your yoga moves come from? A guru from the annals of Indian folklore? Or […]

INTRODUCTION

“Any assertion that transnational postural yoga is of a piece with . . . Indian yogic tradition is . . . highly questionable.” -Mark Singleton (2010, 27) Many yoga teachers have started to question what is taught in yoga, what is of value, what is questionable and what is frankly, dangerous, or at best ill-informed. […]