Category: Community Voices

Chanting Ahimsa Sivananda Bahamas Satsang

The Meaning of Satsang

“…the beginner will do well to take the opportunity that comes in his way to strengthen his own aspirations by communion with others who share them.” — Swami Sivananda, Bliss Divine Everyone is encouraged to attend both satsangs every day in the ashr …

Matsyasana, Fish Pose

A Pivotal Moment in Fish Pose: Sivananda Yoga Posture Stories

By Bea Doyle Over time, our experience of yoga asanas evolves beyond the physical — the postures become our teachers and companions, showing us our relationship with ourselves and the world. Enjoy this collection of stories submitted by Sivananda Yoga …

Karma Yogis Return

Why Long-Term Karma Yogis Keep Coming Back

A spiritual center of learning, teaching, and practice, the Sivananda ashrams all run on service … and the Bahamas ashram is no different. Karma Yogis, practitioners of selfless service, go beyond the traditional definition of volunteer. The Karma Yoga …

Shouderstand Posture Sivananda Sequence

Grounding through Shoulderstand: Sivananda Yoga Posture Stories

By Sri Devi (Jennie Hastings) Over time, our experience of yoga asanas evolves beyond the physical — the postures become our teachers and companions, showing us our relationship with ourselves and the world. Enjoy this collection of stories submitted b …

Yoga Around the World: Guest Stories

Finally! One of the biggest trends in the world today is good for you. Yoga is a growing practice in North America, Latin and South America, Japan, China, Europe and Asia. Recent statistics indicate there are 300 million people now practicing yoga worl …