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Yoga Helps Teens Overcome Stress & Anorexia

Being a teenager can be pretty rough these days. But that's where yoga can come in and help teens deal with stress, depression, and even anorexia.

November 30 2011

Veterans Use Meditation to Reconnect

30-year-old, Rich Low served in Iraq for two years, and subsequently suffered from nightmares and anxiety. He thought this was 'just something...

November 28 2011

Meditation Helps Incarcerated Teens in NYC

Some of New York City's 'angriest teens are learning the way to a more peaceful path with a little help from the Buddha' reports NBC.

November 25 2011

Why This Yogi Went Off the Mat, Onto Occupy LA

On Monday, Off the Mat, Into the World and a group of well-known yoga teachers in the Los Angeles community showed up downtown to unite and support...

Christina Sabatini
November 4 2011

How a Yogi Occupies

The involvement of yoga practitioners in the #Occupy movement has been somewhat controversial to date. There are people that say yoga can't be...

Hala Khouri
October 31 2011

Can Yoga & Meditation Bring Peace to Afghanistan?

I think we'd all agree that Afghanistan is a country that's in dire need of peace. Could yoga and meditation be part of the solution?

October 26 2011

Why I Joined Occupy Wall Street

On Monday 200 yogis joined Seane Corn in a unifying call to action and prayer in New York City's Zucotti Park, in support of the thousands of people...

Heather Snyder
October 13 2011

Seane Corn Goes Off the Mat, Onto the Street

Our friend, Seane Corn, founder of the awesome non-profit, Off the Mat, Into the World, headed to Occupy Wall Street with nearly 200 hundred yogis...

October 10 2011

Deepak Chopra Meditation at Occupy Wall Street

The spiritual leader held a group meditation that emphasized love and compassion—not anger and fear.

October 5 2011

Q & A with Hala Khouri: Yoga of Parenting

Hala Khouri is one of the most well-respected yogis in the world. She's also one of the creators of the incredible non-profit organization, Off the...

Jason Wachob
September 20 2011

My Intentions in Yoga, Asana and Life

Over ten years ago, when I started an asana practice, I hadn't really set any intentions or planned to make any major changes in my life. In talking...

Steven Woodruff
September 16 2011

91 Year-Old-Yogi Vera Paley Teaches Yoga

91 year-old Vera Paley of Florida has been doing yoga for 50 years and has been teaching yoga since 1982. Her specialty is 'chair yoga' which she...

September 5 2011

Real World Meditation Tips from NYC Teens

What if you can't get to a cushion, meditation center, or yoga studio, but need to touch down into the present moment and connect with yourself? You...

Sarah Herrington
August 15 2011

Q & A with James Fox of Prison Yoga Project

James Fox changes lives with yoga as the founder and director of Prison Yoga Project, an organization dedicated to democratizing the physical practice...

Sarah Greenberg
July 12 2011

Hala Khouri Tackles Transparency

We solicited. You asked. Now we're answering. Here's our first stab on MindBodyGreen at getting more transparent. Thanks for submitting your...

Leigh Ferrara
June 27 2011

World's Top Philanthropists (Infographic)

We're big fans of giving back here at MBG and we're doing so by partnering up with six awesome non-profits on our Wellness Directory. (If you're a...

June 20 2011

James Fox: The Healing Power of Yoga

"Yoga offers an alternative way of being with yourself and the world. It represents a personal support system that if practiced regularly can provide...

June 20 2011