Shadana Yoga will be an online wellness platform that will create Ayurveda and yoga in Arabic to refugee camps and to millions of Arab speakers around the world. The project was created by Shadan Nassar, a Palestinian yoga teacher.
Yoga in Lebanon is gaining in popularity, many feel, as an escape from the country's many troubles. Yoga helps students feel calm and comfortable despite their difficulties.
Royal Jordanian Air has a workaround the US and UK imposed laptop ban - they suggest to talk to each other and meditate on long-haul flights. Other airlines affected are offering free wifi to appease passengers.
Linda Rahmat photographed yoga teachers and students in the West Bank doing various asana. She hopes the Pranascapes Palestine Photoseries will make a statement and inspire others to teach yoga in Palestine.
For the first time in its six year run, YogaFest Middle East will feature Arabic chanting and classes exclusively for women. YogaFest will take place over two days in Dubai.
In the occupied West Bank, Palestine, yoga teacher, Issa Souf, wanted to put together a workshop for young Palestinian girls who were suffering from trauma after they...