Friday, January 22, 2010

Yoga to get out of jail

Check out this BBC video and article about a policy in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh where inmates have the opportunity to be released from jail 15 days early for every 3 months of yoga practiced (along with some other requirements and superintendant recommendation).

The authorities there say the yoga practice helps “to improve the prisoners’ self-control and reduce aggression.” Already 4,000 inmates are part of this program...

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