Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was among thousands of people who rolled out their mats to mark International Yoga Day.
A growing number of museums are celebrating a newfound connection between art and yoga, in addition to art cooking courses and even dating. But should museums serve up extra-curricula activities to attract more visitors?
Across India and the world, people partook in massive yoga sessions as part of the third annual International Yoga Day. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has promoted his country's cultural export.
Russians on the left are scratching their heads as a St. Petersburg yoga teacher faces trial for illegal missionary activity. The charge falls under a vague new anti-extremism law that can make proselytism illegal.
Authorities have beefed up security in the state of Rajasthan fearing Asaram Bapu's followers could react violently to the verdict. Asaram Bapu has some 400 ashrams around the world and millions of devotees.
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