Radio programmes about Yoga
Please click on the links below to listen to the programmes. Note that the IY (UK) does not necessarily agree with the views expressed.
BBC Radio 4 – February 10th 2014 – Beyond Belief
: Yoga is big business. Its worth $10bn a year in America alone. Does the growth in yoga’s popularity, particularly in the West, mean that its spiritual content and religious roots are being neglected? Can yoga be practised aside from these roots? Are there even dangers in doing so?Ernie Rea is joined by Jim Mallinson from SOAS, University of London, Suzanne Newcombe from the charity Inform and Ramesh Pattni from the Hindu Forum of Britain. Click here to listen: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03trq8c