I am sure you are eager to know about Yoga history. Where was it practiced the first time, when, how and its evolution, all until it spread worldwide and is practiced everywhere and by millions of people of different sexes, ages, and races.
The excellent Museo de Sitio Manuel Chi?vez Balli?n tells a lot about the history of Machu Picchu, how and why it was built. The first and the most important task however is to find the museum. It’s inconveniently hidden at the end of a long road near the base of ruins, about a 30-minute walk from the town of Aguas Calientes.
Janet: Rochleigh, you came to St. Louis from the Washington D.C. metropolitan area in May 2005. Can you say what this time-about two and a half years-has been like for you?
The Vedas are a collection of 1008 hymns that praises a higher power, they are on ethics, space news, philosophy, and science. They contain the oldest Yoga basics, techniques and rules. Therefore, we call it Vedic or Pre-classical Yoga. The Rig Veda is a sacred work by Hindu faith. Most of its myths personified the forces of nature. These times, people used to rely on rishis (Vedic Yogis) to teach them how to live in harmony.
As matter spread out in bygone days, as Christopher explained, dark energy that was already there creating the fabric of space, was strong enough to overcome gravitational forces and increase the expansion rate of the universe. Christopher, one smart cookie, said that as time goes on and dark energy wins out over gravity, not even atoms will be safe from its effect. That will occur after dark energy splits our planet away from the sun and then continues on its merry way.
Taboo is my all time favorite show on the National Geographic channel. It’s a series that basically guides you into awkward or different cultural practices in different areas of the world and helps you better understand these cultures. Often, the cultural influences and practices of one tribe or group of people are illegal in a different tribe. They feature some really bizarre things and if you watch on Wednesday at 8 pm, you won’t miss it.
I have to go now because I have a quantum funnel in the garage and I’m going to scoop up some of that dark energy and put it into the gas tank of my Toyota Sienna.