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 ... is very popular within secular societies, drawing off portrayals of yoga as ... and spirituality", a goal that falls within the realm of secular spirituality.

vedanta.org/yoga-spiritual-practice

Yoga – Spiritual Practice ... This is the whole of religion. ... “The grandest idea in the religion of the Vedanta is that we may reach the same goal by different paths  ...

religion.oxfordre.com/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199340378.001.0001/acrefore-9780199340378-e-163

Modern yoga refers to a variety of systems that developed as early as the ... Subject: Mysticism and Spirituality, New Religions, Rituals, Practices, and Symbolism .... The Theosophical Society was made up of individuals who sought religious ...

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 ... As the practice spreads, a key debate emerges: What is the purpose of meditation? ... 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 ...

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

Jun 6, 2011 ... Mohler argued that Christians cannot develop a yoga practice without ... sensitivity over how Hinduism is depicted in mainstream society.

www.huffpost.com/entry/yoga-and-religion_b_4230240

Nov 8, 2013 ... It is only a philosophical or spiritual practice when we want it to be, and ... The American Yoga Association believes religion is based upon the ...

www.sahajmarg.org/sm/religion-and-spirituality

This is not to minimize the importance of our religious heritage. When we follow a meditation practice like Sahaj Marg; our faith enriches our practice, and our ...

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

religious and spiritual beliefs of yoga practitioners. A sample of ... Given the mixed religious and philosophical background of yoga practices in the Indian context ...