Yoga Round-the-World

As yoga travels the globe, it makes some interesting cultural adaptations:

YOGA IN INDIA:
Yogacharya Iyengar in Setubandha Sarvangasana pose

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YOGA IN WEST VIRGINIA:
Yogi Sri Billy-Bob, in the same pose while his Swami-ji practices sitting meditation nearby

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No disrespect intended for the venerable Yogacharya Iyengar — or for Sri Billy-Bob, for that matter. This was adapted by something sent in by my father, who, like me, is a native West Virginian.

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