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Yoga on The Web – The Yoga Subreddit

Not quite sure how to further your interest in Yoga using the web?  YogaSlate is here to help! Our first stop is Reddit! What is Reddit and how does it work? Reddit a website that is a great source for finding out

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thera cane – rate and review thursday

4.6 out of 5 Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

The Thera Cane is a tool I discovered a few years ago with the help of a friend who had some back issues. Every time I would head to his house he would have some sort of new back massager

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tambura and the eternal vibration

Perhaps you’ve heard the drone-like sound of a tambura (tanpura) and not actually known that’s what you were hearing. You may have heard it in the background at a kirtan, or in a traditional yoga shala. If you’ve been to

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5 tips for an awesome home yoga practice

While nothing beats falling in love with a yoga studio there are times when having a home yoga practice is a very good thing. I learned this firsthand a few weeks ago, when I came down with nasty winter cold. On

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dharma yoga wheel – rate and review thursday

3.8 out of 5 Rating: 3.8 out of 5 stars

“Blocks, Bolsters, straps and blankets… Oh My! These tend to be the standard props that are used in most yoga classes today. As yoga grows in popularity new and exciting products and services are being introduced into the marketplace. Which leads us to our first review here

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the surprising benefits of partner yoga

Many people—myself included—consider yoga their “me time.” When we practice, we’re liberated from our desks, away from our children, and free to move and meditate on our mat. Those minutes are precious and much needed—which is why the idea of

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lighten up! the role of humor in meditation

The first time I took part in a meditation group I was nervous. It was a new experience for me, and I didn’t know anyone else in the group. When I arrived I entered the building through the wrong door,

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valentine’s day gift ideas for your dosha

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. A holiday that celebrates love in all its forms, February 14th is a great opportunity to express your love to your partner, or finally make a move on your crush. The problem is

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the kapha diet: a day in the life

Here at Yoga Slate we’ve published a number of posts about Ayurveda, the Hindu system of medicine. A time-honored tradition, Ayurveda is rooted in the idea that the best path to help and wellness is found through balance, and that

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vegan soup: red lentil and yellow split pea

I eat soup during all seasons. I find that nothing fills me up or warms my spirits quite like a mug of soup. Last year, I was making so much soup that I decided to buy an immersion blender so

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