Woman Peacefully Does Underwater Yoga Beside a 1,500lb Manta Ray
Sidling up to 1,500-pound wild marine animals would give most people heart palpitations—especially when they look like they could swallow you whole and not even notice.
But when yogi and Prana ambassador Amy Ippoliti slipped into the warm Caribbean water this past summer to join a train of giant manta rays, she felt something different: awe.
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Smith and Ippoliti hope that the picture draws people into the conservation efforts using curiosity instead of shock-and-awe tactics. Ippoliti suggests sticking to the following to help protect these marine giants