Tag Archives: Yoga in the Current World

Burn Your Yoga Journal

A couple of weeks ago, in what turned out to be a private lesson for the one woman who showed up, (If you need/want smaller classes and lots of personal attention, this is the time of the year for it!  … Continue reading

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Put It in Your Calendar

“It’s so easy to let life get in the way (of yoga practice).” -Susan, my longest-time yoga student (20+ years) Me to a student: “You’re being very regular in class (after not being regular for many months).” Her: “I put … Continue reading

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Ignorance…or Implementation?

Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras II.3: The lack of awareness of Reality, the sense of egoism or “I-am-ness”, attractions and repulsions toward objects and the strong desire for life are the great afflictions or causes of all miseries. (Taimni’s translation) The Sanskrit … Continue reading

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The Light Wins

I know that many of my students and followers of my blog began a grieving process on November 9.  Grieving is, of course, a natural and important part of Life in this world of duality and the inevitable result of … Continue reading

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Try to See It My Way

“Try to see it my way. Only time will tell if I am right or I am wrong. While you see it your way, there’s a chance that we might fall apart before too long.” -The Beatles (of course) Isn’t … Continue reading

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Is There Satan?

  Yesterday a wonderful woman student asked me this question.  It was part of a longer conversation, but she was sincerely wondering about this question upon seeing her own sometimes unhealthy choices and actions that were against her own happiness … Continue reading

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Gun Control! More Thoughts on the Violence in the World (and in ourselves)

I wrote last time about doing good and it’s effects in the world, inspired by some of Amma’s guidance and teachings in November in Detroit.  Toward the end of her answer to the question posed about what we can do … Continue reading

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Do Good!

On the retreat with Amma in Detroit this past November, there was a Question and Answer session.  A woman asked her, “What guidance can you give us to stop the violence in the world and to make the world more … Continue reading

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Keep Yoga Weird

“Freedom is responding completely to the challenges of the living moment. … Yoga is the process by which I find out the nature of my binds and keep in touch with those aspects of life that limit freedom.” -Joel Kramer … Continue reading

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More Thoughts on Donation Yoga

I have already written some of my thoughts on donation yoga, which if you haven’t read and you have time and interest, I think you should.  It gives a bigger picture of Loving Kindness Yoga School and where we are … Continue reading

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