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Entries by Philip Goldberg from 03/2012

Scandal in Yogaland: Let's Not Draw the Wrong Conclusions

| Posted 03.05.2012 | Huffington Post

While Anusara is not an ordinary business, it is also not a traditional guru-led organization; and John Friend is not an ordinary teacher or boss, but he's not a swami or a guru either. This illustrates the ambiguous position of modern yoga in general.

The Autobiography of a Yogi: A Tribute to Yogananda

| Posted 03.07.2012 | Religion

An iconic memoir would be legacy enough for any spiritual leader, but Yogananda's contribution far exceeded that book. He was rightly called by the Los Angeles Times "the 20th century's first superstar guru."

Karmic Relief for the Misuse of 'Karma'

| Posted 03.15.2012 | Religion

If we're going to invoke the principle in public discourse, let's get it right, before some yahoo claims it's Iran's karma to get bombed.