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Is Yoga for Men? by My Yoga Online Posted Wed 08 Feb 2012 3:00am Though yoga was traditionally taught by men, in the West it’s often seen as an activity for women. But more and more men are tapping into the benefits of yoga: less stress, a fit body, more energy and better sleepto name a few. The most recent ‘Yoga in America’ study released by Yoga Journ ... Read on »
Yoga and Men by Nitin R. Patient Expert Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 11:02pm I have been taking yoga classes regularly at Sunset Yoga and my gym and I have found that nearly 70% of the students are women. Men are far and few. When I was in Pune last year and took classes at Guruji's institute, I found that there were a lot more Indian men in the class. There seemed to be more international students who were women as well ... Read on »
Funny Yoga Video: Two Brave Men Make Up Brand New Yoga Poses by Kukhahnyoga Facebook Posted Fri 28 May 2010 11:11am These guys are hilarious! If you watch at the end they give two “new yoga poses” for you to help them name! Brilliant! Funny , video , yoga Read on »
Why Yoga is so great for men by Denis Faye of Beachbody. by Deni P. Healthy Living Professional Posted Thu 12 May 2011 6:06pm By Denis Faye All right, gentlemen—how often have you been in this situation? It’s Thursday afternoon and you got off work a little early. It’s been a stressful week and you could use a good sweat. You try to get a few friends together for some hoops, but no luck, so you pop in a P90X® workout. Which one do you pick? I’m b ... Read on »
Specific Ways Yoga Can Be Especially Helpful for Men by Corina T. Posted Tue 29 Jan 2013 7:00am Yoga is not commonly recognized as one of the best exercise choices for men. However, the truth is, yoga in general is a great practice for both men and women. Men rarely consider yoga as a legitimate method of exercise when looking to lose weight, decrease belly fat, or increase the effectiveness of weight training. The post Specific Ways ... Read on »
Gotham : NY Men Do Yoga by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sat 13 Sep 2008 2:05am The Oct. Men's issue of Gotham has this to say about " real" men doing yoga : It appears that the type A , successful, ultra-competitive, Y chromosome set is doing a lot more than lifting weights and wearing out the rubber on the Life Fitness machines. Believe it or not, according to a Feb. 2005 Yoga Journal study,nearly a quarter of th ... Read on »
YQ : Men's Yoga Magazine by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 11:51pm Here's a " Forward Facing Dog " via YogaDawg: Men will be able to get a fresh perspective on the Yoga world around them this month thanks to the nationwide launch of YQ, an exciting new magazine which aims to bring the male perspective to Yoga. Covering everything from Yoga fashion to Yoga flirting, Yoga music to Yoga studios with its ow ... Read on »
reasons why men should do yoga by pauleats Posted Mon 19 Mar 2012 12:35pm i’m sick of reading articles on why men should do yoga, since they invariably mention “it’s a great place to pick up women!”. your intention shapes your practice, so if your intention is vapid philandering with the opposite (or even the same) sex – enlightenment is more than just a few peak poses away. the last time i checked, no ... Read on »
Men, Yoga and Relationships by Kukhahnyoga Facebook Posted Mon 26 Apr 2010 5:33pm Although most yoga classes are made up of predominately women, the landscape is starting to shift. These days about 30 – 50 % of the people coming to classes are Men. Regardless of its stereotype in the west, yoga was created by men for men. Although most of the guys I know may have introduced to yoga by a woman friend, they found th ... Read on »
5 Reasons Why Men Should Do Yoga by Taylor .. Patient Expert Posted Wed 07 Jan 2009 5:13pm All to many people out there (especially men ) are always looking for new ways to get fit and increase performance, but when the word yoga comes into play they immediately shoot it down with no intentions of hearing what that person has to say. But times are changing and more and more men are starting to pick up the yoga mat and head to ... Read on »