There seems to be some truth to this discussion about the way people who practice yoga and meditation techniques are less likely to react in a jubilant manner on such a somber occasion as the loss of a human life. There are many opinions posted here about the way we should react to this kind of news.
While many celebrate the death of the world’s most notorious terrorist, Osama Bin Laden, we can’t help notice the hesitance in rejoicing amongst the yoga community. This could have to do with a variety of variables, but, without generalizing, do yogis respond differently? We took part in a Yoga Sutra discussion recently and we offer […]
After the news broke that Osama Bin Laden was dead, many Americans were seen shouting and cheering in the streets and singing and celebrating in the subways of New York. Initially the news of such a horrible man being brought to final justice was right but then the weight of the loss of life turns the victory into just another violent act.