(HansIndia) Hindus, who urged disciplining of a Northern Ireland Catholic priest who reportedly linked yoga to Satan, are disheartened over the Church's silence on the issue.
Father Reverend Roland Colhoun, a priest at Waterside Parish of Roman Catholic Diocese of Derry in Northern Ireland, as reported by Derry Journal, "warned parishioners against taking part in yoga" while saying mass in Drumsurn recently. "Yoga is certainly a risk. There's the spiritual health risk", Journal quoted him.
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UK's The Independent quoted him as saying "Yoga leads to Satan" and that he fears it could lead to "The Kingdom of Darkness". "It's a slippery slope from yoga to Satan", RT channel said quoting him.