Deputy prison service head Valery Maximenko said yoga had a "very positive" effect on prisoners.
Pastor John Lindell's remarks calling yoga "diametrically opposed to Christianity" have hurt local yoga businesses.
Beierle killed two people and injured five others before killing himself, police said.
Prosecutors said anesthetist Khaw Kim-sun, 53, killed his wife because she would not agree to a divorce, but never intended to hurt his daughter.
Both sides of the debate about combining yoga with cannabis claim there's ancient proof. But each practitioner's decision is his or her own.
Celebrations of International Yoga Day are taking place across the world, from Bangkok to Paris, with a major focus in India.
Yoga cannot bring you "close to god," the Syro-Malabar Church said in a report.
Goodbye lumbar roll, hello rolled-up foam mat.
The advice is part of booklet called Mother and Child Care, put together by a body promoting yoga and naturopathy.
'I've never seen this level of stress and anxiety over an impending election,' one therapist says.
The five periods of yoga reveal the practice has undergone transformations while transcending regions and religions.
'Mindfulness' therapeutic interventions help patients manage psychological distress more effectively, study finds.
Tom Voss thought walking across America would help with his PTSD. Then he started focusing on breathing techniques.
Miami is a hotbed of sex trafficking, according to the federal Department of Justice.
Six other women have also brought suits against Choudhury, accusing him of sexual assault.
University's attempts at serving international cuisines seen as near-racist.