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Skin-tight gear and 'climbing' yoga poses turning heads in Myanmar

Khin Myat Thu Zar, a 32-year-old former lawyer who has been teaching yoga in Myanmar professionally for the last five years, performing a yoga pose on a climbing wall during a class at an exercise studio in Yangon.


FIRST, there was beer and paddleboard yoga. Then someone added goats to the mix. Now fitness buffs in Myanmar are taking the latest body-bending trend to whole new heights - pulling off yoga poses on a climbing wall.

Khin Myat Thu Zar zips up to the top of a wall at a newly...

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