Yoga Journal

Teaching Moments

Perhaps it’s not a coincidence that the Gayatri mantra, which concludes with “may this inspire our understanding,” is chanted daily at the Khushi Charitable Society’s school in Rishikesh, India, where self-awareness is the backbone of a complete education.

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