en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spiritual_practice

A spiritual practice or spiritual discipline (often including spiritual exercises) is the regular or ... The Religious Society of Friends (also known as the Quakers) practices silent worship, which is punctuated by vocal ... The Pali word "yoga," central to many early Buddhist texts, has been often translated as "Spiritual Practice.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Secular_spirituality

As such, yoga began to move from the realm of religion to the realm of ... popular within secular societies, drawing off portrayals of yoga as ...

www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/13537900500249806

Dec 15, 2010 ... This article addresses the under-researched, but very popular activity of yoga in contemporary Britain and attempts a preliminary sociological ...

www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/13537900500249806

religious and spiritual beliefs of yoga practitioners. A sample of dedicated .... nationally; in Britain, this occurs through the Iyengar Yoga Association (UK);4.

www.yogajournal.com/yoga-101/4-reasons-why-spirituality-is-good-for-you

Dec 3, 2015 ... A recent analysis of studies on the role of spirituality/religion as it relates to ... ( published in CANCER, a journal of the American Cancer Society) ...

vedanta.org/yoga-spiritual-practice

—The Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda, Vol 1, Preface to Raja-Yoga. “ The grandest idea in the religion of the Vedanta is that we may reach the same ...

www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/jun/29/the-census-shows-theres-a-gap-in-the-spirituality-market-is-yoga-filling-it

Jun 29, 2017 ... 'Born without religion, in a secular society, when we want meaning or moral teaching, it is a yoga teacher with her 200-hour teacher-training ...

www.christiancentury.org/article/2011-05/yoga-religious

Jun 6, 2011 ... Religious rites and the worship of gods has always been seen as being in ... HAF's justified sensitivity over how Hinduism is depicted in mainstream society. ... Might yoga's holistic spirituality and ethic likewise render me more ...

www.washingtonpost.com/local/the-yoga-ization-of-meditation-is-the-ancient-practice-becoming-too-removed-from-its-religious-roots/2015/06/06/56432d84-0c49-11e5-95fd-d580f1c5d44e_story.html

Jun 6, 2015 ... Religious devotees worry about the yoga-ization of meditation in the U.S. ... “ Once you remove them from the spiritual context, then goals default to ... Martin and others see meditation as perhaps a secular society's way of ...