Yoga

Lawyer appeals judge’s ruling over yoga in schools

Lawyer appeals judge’s ruling over yoga in schools

ENCINITAS — Last week, attorney Dean Broyles filed an appeal of Judge John Meyer’s ruling that EUSD’s (Encinitas Union School District) yoga program promotes physical and mental wellness, and not any religious doctrine.

Loss of son leads mother to yoga

Loss of son leads mother to yoga

OCEANSIDE — In 2006, 32-year-old Sean O’Shea was killed in a freak automobile accident caused by an unidentified vehicle, on Interstate 5.

EUSD accepts $1.4m yoga grant

EUSD accepts $1.4m yoga grant

ENCINITAS — National attention and a legal challenge haven’t slowed down the Encinitas Union School District (EUSD) yoga program.

School yoga program ‘passes constitutional muster’

School yoga program ‘passes constitutional muster’

Judge John Meyer ruled Monday morning that an Encinitas school yoga program can continue, setting a legal precedent in possibly the first trial of its kind.

Architect of school yoga program testifies

Architect of school yoga program testifies

ENCINITAS — A lawsuit calling for the end of school yoga classes on the basis that they violate the separation of church and state resumed in court Monday. The yoga program’s architect, the last witness in the trial, took the stand.

Yoga doesn’t push religion

After wading through three pages of the expert witness, Candy Gunther Brown’s C.V., I find it disturbing that she has little to no credible background in Eastern Religious studies.

EUSD yoga trial underway

EUSD yoga trial underway

ENCINITAS — A lawsuit seeking the end of a school yoga program has been a lightning rod for controversy. On Monday, the case kicked off in a downtown San Diego courtroom.

Local leader embodies yoga lifestyle

Local leader embodies yoga lifestyle

DEL MAR — It’s 9:30 a.m. and Stacy McCarthy is standing on the asphalt behind Albertsons on Via de la Valle, clasping her hands together in the iconic namaste gesture. 

Yoga lawsuit will head to court in May

Yoga lawsuit will head to court in May

ENCINITAS — During a courtroom hearing last week it was decided a lawsuit demanding the end of a school yoga program will be heard May 20.

New age yoga: Old age theft and surrender

What is Yoga? Hinduism. Some 5,000 years ago, there were people living in a place which came to be known as the (H)indus river valley.