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STANFORD SCHOLAR TRACKS MEDITATION'S MIGRATION FROM ANCIENT BUDDHIST MONASTERIES TO YOUR LOCAL YOGA CLASS

Jun 13 2012

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June 13, 2012

Stanford scholar tracks meditation's migration from ancient Buddhist monasteries to your local yoga class.

Stanford Religious Studies Professor Carl Bielefeldt says that the meditation practice that's gained traction in the U.S. strays far from ancient Buddhist techniques.

By Kelsey Geiser
Humanities at Stanford