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December 16, 2012
Gregory Bull photo

In this Dec. 11, 2012 picture, fourth grader Anna De La Fuente reaches holds a position during a yoga class at Capri Elementary School in Encinitas, Calif. Administrators of the Encinitas Union School District are treading softly as they pioneer what is believed to be the first district-wide yoga program of its kind, while trying to avoid a legal dispute over whether yoga is just exercise or an intrinsically spiritual practice.

Gregory Bull photo

In this Dec. 11, 2012 picture, third grader Devin O’Leary looks up from his yoga pose during a yoga class at Olivenhain Pioneer Elementary School in Encinitas, Calif. Administrators of the Encinitas Union School District are treading softly as they pioneer what is believed to be the first district-wide yoga program of its kind, while trying to avoid a legal dispute over whether yoga is just exercise or an intrinsically spiritual practice.