Yoga: Calling Men to the Mat
By Nancy B. Loughlin
Published in News Press in October, 2012. Posted with permission.
Historically, yoga was primarily a practice for men. So, what happened?
The most recent stats from Yoga Journal magazine indicate that American yogis are 72% females — fabulously strong, fit, and educated females.
So, to repeat, where are the men?
The obstacle for men (perhaps the only one): Ego.