Ganja Yoga

2 10 2010

Yoga studios in Canada are combining marijuana and meditation.   Of course, shaivas, saddhus and yogis have been doing this for thousands of years.  This is likely the root of yoga itself which is quite logical when you consider how amazingly profound and healing it can to stretch and adopt meditative postures after consuming cannabis.

As the light haze of pot smoke dissipates in the downtown Toronto living room, the ganja yoga session begins.
“When you’re high, you can focus better on your breath,” says Dee Dussault, who runs a monthly session of “cannabis-enhanced yoga” at her home dubbed Follow Your Bliss.

Read more at The Globe And Mail





One response

30 10 2010

Thanks for this post. Very interesting news. My Yoga Teacher recommended against smoking pot before Yoga. Now I must try it.

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