If you don?t agree with an individual view, it’s a great read, provided that you stay objective.
Over the course of time, I’ve been fortunate enough practice, or to teach, with someone from every known religious denomination the statement
is astonishing, coming from a scholar. Perhaps, this statement was taken out of context, but fundamentalism exists, in every kind of faith, to a degree.
Who are any of us, if some Christians need to practice Yoga to make a closer connection to God? So what’s the big deal?
Truthfully, many fundamentalists are about division – Keeping the masses broken up, at war with each other, and rather, in a ?holy war.? They dread the unity of humankind, letting go of world peace, and power. They don?t need to loosen their grasp on their followers, so they squeeze.
Hence if a Christian group needs to practice? PraiseMoves?, or? Son Salutations,? give them a rest. A number of distinct faiths practices in sectarian feelings yoga. Yoga is an entire health care system for body, head, and spirit.
There’s a kind of Yoga for everyone, and many people need a more religious flavor than others. A really large variety to pick from. since Yoga has been around for at least 5,000 years, there
?He that is without sin among you, let him throw the first stone?? It might be best if we all practice a bit mindfulness, and loving kindness, before we determine to criticize t comprehend.
It is not any longer practiced by a specific group. Hence, Yoga is not a genie, and a public treasure that we’ll confine to a bottle. However many folks attempt to copyright, Yoga, or patent, it’ll be practiced within every corner of the world.
Please read the article in Time magazine and love it, but take time to stay objective. Understand words and reasons for their hidden agenda. Most of all, stay in good relationships with your fellow man.