Tag: Yoga Poses

My Answer To Kino: Would You Still Love Me If I Don’t Handstand Anymore?

Photo By Wanda Koch Kino posted an article today, "Would You Still Love Me If I Don't Handstand Anymore?" My answer is "yes" because I do not choose teachers based…
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Pose of the Week: Parsvottanasana

      Tips on Parsvottanasana     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYkjXvKc9Ek       https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRSB5AQmqKk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BeSr-ezTUDo      
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Yoga Sutras for Modern Day Life: How To Get the Quickest Results in Yoga

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali 1:22-The time necessary for success depends on whether the practice is mild, medium or intense.   Defining the Sutra Everyone can have success in yoga but…
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The Magic Happens When Your Yoga Practice Sucks

Unfortunately, the magic happens when it sucks. This is why the yogis and Patanjali told us to practice consistently. They knew that we needed to come face to face with the suckiness…
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Perfect Practice Makes Perfect?

I saw this quote today and I couldn't agree more. Excerpt from Dumb Little Man, I know you’ve heard the saying “practice makes perfect,” but does it really? Great athletes…
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Is Supta Kurmasana really preparing you for Second Series Dwi Pada?

This morning, I read, Anthony's Hall's wonderful post on Supta Kurmasana which bought up a question or two. In his post, he talked about  how Manju Jois stated that the…
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Finding Freedom Through Crazy Yoga Poses

This was originally posted here. I put it on the APP because it ties in with, "The Myth of the Unattainable Yoga Pose" I absolutely love it when I come across a…
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The Myth of the Unattainable Yoga Pose

 "Those who say it cannot be done, should not inteupt those who are doing it."- George Bernard Shaw Whenever I hear people talk about poses being unattainable, I ask one question:…
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Ask the APP: Not Enough Strength for Ashtanga?

The APP was asked about lack of strength. This is a popular picture that circulates around the internet and this question is in the same vein. (I have no clue…
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