Solidarity

the roots of yoga

Today, June 21, we celebrate two special events: the summer solstice (the awaited official beginning of summer) and since 2015, declared by the United Nations, International Yoga Day! How are you planning to commemorate this special day? Some of us have already participated in the traditional 108 sun salutations at dawn organized worldwide or got […]

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Amma – the mother of hugs & compassion

“If it is one man’s karma to suffer, isn’t it our dharma (duty) to help ease his suffering and pain?” Did you know that 3% of each entry from the Barcelona Yoga Conference will be donated to Amma Embracing the World? Have you ever wondered what unconditional love and devotion would feel like?  It is beautiful […]

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BYC es unión

“Yoga significa unión. La unión del alma individual con el Espíritu Universal es yoga.” Así lo define BKS Iyengar en “El árbol del Yoga”. Si algo bueno tiene que la ciencia del Yoga sea cada vez más conocida y practicada alrededor del mundo, es que este proceso individual de autoconocimiento es compartido por millones de […]

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what is not on the programme

is that BYC is a metta meeting   Metta is loving kindness, friendliness, amity, good will, benevolence, close mental union.. or so says wikipedia. Metta is the attitude that Buddhists chose to relate to the world, in order to make it a better place. Seeing others with divine eyes, looking at everything with a loving […]

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