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A yogi with drive

Bikram Choudhury developed a style of yoga done in a room heated to 100 to 110 degrees. Bikram Choudhury developed a style of yoga done in a room heated to 100 to 110 degrees. (Courtesy of Yoga College of India)
By Irene Sege
Globe Staff / June 6, 2009

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Bikram Choudhury, the Beverly-Hills-residing, Rolls-Royce -loving yoga master to the stars, comes to Boston tomorrow. He's (literally) the hottest name in yoga: His Bikram yoga consists of 26 postures and two breathing exercises conducted in rooms heated to 100 to 110 degrees. Born and raised in Calcutta, Choudhury, 63, opened his California school in 1973 and credits actress Shirley MacLaine ... (Full article: 474 words)

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