Tag: pattabhi jois

You Think You Know Everything About Yoga, Don’t You?

"You know nothing, John Snow." - Ygritte, Game of Thrones I have finally reached the age where I now understand why my mother's generation used to say, "you think you…
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Ashtanga Vinyasa VS Ashtanga Yoga

So I am beating a dead horse here but I want to keep you guys posted on what is going on. I recently wrote two posts, Whose Ashtanga Should I…
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Whose Ashtanga Should I Practice?

The topic of Ashtanga needing to evolve is all up and in the intewebs today.   Here is the question.   Who says when it is alright to start making changes…
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Yoga Sutras For Modern Day Life: Laziness

Yoga Sutras of Patanajali 1:30: The obstacles to yoga are disease, dullness, doubt,carelessness, laziness   This continues the discussion on the obstacles to yoga. For past posts on the Yoga…
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Yoga Sutras For Modern Day Life: When You Have Doubts About Your Yoga Practice

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali  1:30: Obstacles on the path of yoga are sickness, dullness, doubt   Defining the Sutra We will continue to look at the sutra on obstacles and…
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Highlights From Yoga Philosophy Study with Greg Nardi

I had the privilege  of studying yoga philosophy this weekend with Greg Nardi. Here is his bio from his website, Ashtanga Yoga World Wide.   Greg Nardi, founder of Ashtanga…
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Yoga Sutras For Modern Day Life: Devotion-The Ultimate Key To Success

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali 1:23 Or (samadhi can be attained) by devotion to ishvara.   Defining the Sutra: Joy and well being can be found by staying connected to supreme consciousness. The…
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Talking Ashtanga Yoga With David Garrigues!

I was super excited to do this interview with David Garrigues. I have watched his videos and read his blog for years. His commitment to the practice shines through everything…
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Thank You Pattabhi Jois

Pattabhi Jois left his body May 18 2009 but not our hearts. I am so thankful that my first yoga was Ashtanga. It has been my rock and as long…
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Yoga Workshops Cannot Replace Commitment & Dedicated Practice

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali 1:14: Practice becomes firmly grounded when well attended to for a long time, without break and in all earnestness.   Technique without application is useless. Yoga…
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