Yoga: Modern Yoga
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Yoga enjoys an unprecedented and massive popularity in the 21st-century globalized world. Practically every major urban center in the United Kingdom, Europe, North America, and Australia offers a wide range of yoga teaching in dedicated centers, church halls, schools, and health clubs, and yoga is becoming increasingly popular in A…

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Mark Singleton, “Yoga: Modern Yoga”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 21 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2012

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