Sports  /  Published 17.12.20

Yoga recognised as competitive sport

The Sports Ministry on Thursday formally recognised yogasana as a competitive sport, which will enable the ancient practice to avail government funding. Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju and Minister of A...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 07.10.20

Yes, yoga can help to lose weight

Yoga is the perfect solution for many problems, though not for weight loss, feel many. But Vinyasa yoga, which combines flowing posture with breath work, is considered the best type of yoga for weight...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 27.09.20

Importance of being fit

By Upala Sen

Health  /  Published 02.09.20

Corona-related restrictions have given many the trigger to lead healthier lives

It has been 162 days since this country of 1.3 billion went into lockdown. While the pandemic is still unfolding, there are changes all around us, both good and bad. Despite the clouds of worries, alm...
By Manasi Shah

India  /  Published 04.08.20

Gym rules: 4 sq metres for everyone

Gyms and yoga centres that open doors for clients from Wednesday would need to adopt multiple precautions such as reserving 4 square metres for each client and spacing equipment six feet apart to curb...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


Health  /  Published 05.07.20

Explore the science of pranayama

Pranayama is a Sanskrit word comprising two words — prana, meaning breath of life (energy), and ayama, meaning expansion (regulation and control). It is a crucial part of yogic practice that con...
By Kaushik Talukdar

People  /  Published 22.04.20

Sneha Ghosh on how yoga kindled self-love

[{"id":1,"type":"text","value":"All those who know Sneha Ghosh will tell you she is a perfect combination of the \u201cempowered\u201d and empathetic. The gorgeous Gurusaday Dutta Road girl admits to ...
By Saionee Chakraborty

Calcutta  /  Published 18.04.20

Online yoga classes for ICSE students

The Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) will teach yoga and meditation to students through online classes during the lockdown.The students will also be given tips on basic physi...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 04.10.18

Barpeta bhakats rally against remarks

The anger against yoga instructor of Patanjali Yogpeeth, Satinath Baral, for his alleged derogatory remarks against Srimanta Xankardeb has not diminished among the people of Assam, especially those fr...

India  /  Published 22.07.19

Five-year Yoga Day bill: Rs 114 crore

The ministry of AYUSH has spent Rs 114 crore celebrating the International Day of Yoga between 2015 and 2020, an RTI reply has revealed.In its reply, the ministry informed this website that it spent R...
in New Delhi


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