Progress. This is just how we’re wired these days. Things need to be achieved. Boxes ticked off. No, not just the big stuff, school, studies, degree, first job (and a good one, […]
Yesss, stick your tongue out – it’s SO good for you!
When I was little, sticking my tongue out just felt great. I wanted to do it all the time, whenever something or someone really sucked. Parents, teachers, rules, restrictions – baaah. The […]
A train ride in India – but where the hell is that noise coming from…?
If you’ve been taking the overnight train in India you might be familiar with this: At the crack of dawn, just around that time when the cockroaches stop crawling across your blanket […]
Watch this – back bending par excellence…
Some inspiration for the weekend 🙂 But the question remains – why is she in her underwear? Namaste!
Yoga in India – it’s not what you think…
I recently spoke to a friend who teaches yoga in India. She said when people call to inquire about her classes, it all follows a surprisingly similar pattern: “Hi. I read […]
When two great minds meet…
Do you know the story of what happened when Swami Vishnu and Swami Sivananda met for the first time? It really makes one wonder… After a short stint in the army (!), […]
Advice for young yoga teachers – from a teacher’s teacher
What is the most significant piece of advice that you would give to new yoga teachers today? (Inspiring excerpt of this interview with Judith Hanson Lasater) “Well, there are three things. […]
Challenging words, an encouragement for change
Encouraging Words Some day you will die. Lying on your sick-bed about to breathe your last, you will be assailed by every kind of pain. Your mind will be filled with fears and anxieties […]