Ybor now offers Chicken Yoga, a unique take on the animal yoga craze that has predominately centered on goats but has included creatures such as dogs, cats and even sloths
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A Syrian yoga instructor, Diala Jamaleddin, who lives in Egypt's Cairo city, conducted a yoga class for women in front of the Giza pyramid.
Against the vivid backdrop of a giant aquarium filled with sharks, manta rays and other aquatic life, a Yoga group on Thursday performed side planks, chair poses and lunges, their arms outstretched to the ceiling.
Practicing yoga and meditation has helped many frontline Covid-19 warriors in Abu Dhabi beat stress and anxiety during the peak of the pandemic. They were helped by an Indian yoga practitioner who offered regular training and shared tips with the frontline warriors to keep their spirits up.
As the International Yoga Day approaches on June 21, there are several apps and online platforms to help yoga enthusiasts boost their health in the absence of a trained guide.
Mental illness in city dwellers which has emerged as a major problem can be treated to an extent through yoga, say experts.
Sheikh Nahyan said, "Yoga encourages an attitude that looks towards a common humanity as an extension of the ancient principle of Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam.”
High-profile politicians and the hoi polloi came out in large numbers to showcase their yoga postures and send a message of unity on the occasion of the fifth International Yoga Day on Friday.