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K. Pattabhi Jois dies at 94

May 24th, 2009 | by Harmonist staff

Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, the leading teacher of Ashtanga yoga who is credited with bringing the practice to a mass audience and introducing it to the West, has died. He was


More Women Masters

May 12th, 2009 | by Harmonist staff

\"Many spiritual leaders accused me of destroying the lineage when I invited nuns last year to perform the traditional masked dance at my monastery in Ladakh. I want to break the boundaries, which are man-made.\"


Religious Freedom vs. Gay Rights

April 26th, 2009 | by Harmonist staff

Faith organizations and individuals who refuse to provide services to gay people are losing a growing number of legal battles that they say are costing them their religious freedom.


Debate on Aryan Invasion vs. Migration

April 9th, 2009 | by Harmonist staff

Scholars have debated over the competing theories that India was either settled by a migrating people or that its culture had an uninterrupted flourishing spawned by its indigenous people. This debate was at the core of an international conference held in Feb. \'



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