Hasidic chakra: Couple introduces yoga to Israel's ultra-Orthodox
Many Haredim regard yoga as idol worship, but one couple has set out to dispel that view right in the heart of an ultra-Orthodox community.
The yoga studio that Rachel and Avraham Kolberg run is situated at the end of the street, a useful location for preserving secrecy. And secrecy is vital because the Kolbergs, a couple in their thirties, teach yoga to ultra-Orthodox residents of Ramat Beit Shemesh, where the practice is widely regarded as taboo.
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