Baba Ramdev has come under fire for his misinformed comment about cow urine in the Quran being mentioned as a form of medicine. He said that this should be enough for Muslims to also be open to drinking it like how it is used for therapeutic purposes in traditional Indian medicine.
Bishnu Charan Ghosh will be commemorated in Japan with the release of four postage stamps bearing his image and those of his family who were also instrumental in spreading Hatha yoga in the country.
Kang Daniel, took some of his fellow K-pop band members from Wanna One to a Beer Yoga session where they did various yoga asana with a mug of beer (and water!)
The axing of the the History and Politics of Yoga course at Nalanda University has been controversial. Some are saying that yoga is for everyone and should not be mixed with politics. But supports of say that the Modi government is already mixing yoga with politics.
Baba Ramdev taught a yoga session to the Indo-Tibetan Border Police. The prominent yoga guru wants to help keep the police who safeguard India's borders healthy and fit.
The Namaste Festival in Jakarta aims to awards scholarships to potential yoga teachers who otherwise do not have the financial means to fund their own teacher training.
V Nanammal is one of the oldest yoga teachers in the world and says that yoga is not about pushing to yourself or working up a sweat. Her school, Ozone Yoga, has trained thousands of yoga practitioners in traditional yoga since the 1970's.
Yoga practitioners from around the world will congregate in Shenzhen, China for the sixth International Yoga Championships. The IYC will take place on June 23 through 25 at the World Famous Mission Hills Resort.
Guests of the luxury Ritz-Carlton Bali are invited to explore and partake in rituals at a Hindu temple located on the grounds on which the resort was built. The lux getaway also offers yoga classes, spa treatments, and rituals for various festivals.
Bali United's interfaith soccer team showed the world that they can work together towards a common goal. Three players used various postures of prayer to celebrate the team's victory.