Starting this fall, yoga classes at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan., will be rebranded as “lifestyle fitness.” Some had expressed concern that as a Hindu practice, yoga was not in keeping with Catholic-based education.
Starting this fall, yoga classes at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan., will be rebranded as “lifestyle fitness.” Some had expressed concern that as a Hindu practice, yoga was not in keeping with Catholic-based education. File photo TNS
Starting this fall, yoga classes at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan., will be rebranded as “lifestyle fitness.” Some had expressed concern that as a Hindu practice, yoga was not in keeping with Catholic-based education. File photo TNS

Catholic college in Kansas wipes ‘yoga’ from names of classes — it’s a Hindu thing

April 13, 2017 3:26 PM