Another article on ownership of yoga

New York Times: Hindu Group Stirs a Debate Over Yoga’s Soul is about the Hindu American Foundation‘s effort to educate the public about yoga’s roots. Take Back Yoga:

The question at the core of the debate — who owns yoga? — has become an enduring topic of chatter in yoga Web forums, Hindu American newspapers and journals catering to the many consumers of what is now a multibillion-dollar yoga industry.

It’s interesting that the article stirred up 127 comments (and growing) since it came out on Saturday, just 24 hours. It really touches a nerve in the readership. As always, some reactions are kind of mindless, rather than mindful, but are indicative of the diverse opinions around yoga in America.