Yoga is Being Diluted
I have often heard my teacher, Sharath Jois, speak of how yoga is becoming diluted, and how the spiritual aspect goes missing. There is indeed a problem, particularly when yoga is inappropriately arranged in Western systems of training and achievement where one can become a "yogi" or even a "yoga teacher" by merely attending brief courses and ticking boxes to earn a certificate. How can you measure an internal process towards stillness? As Sharath puts it:
"Yoga is a way of life...A practice, which needs to be mastered by practising it six days a week rigorously in its purest form..."
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