January 19, 2008

Is there somebody else practicing Yoga on your mat?

Is there somebody whispering in your ear? I recently remembered a video about Ben Zander, a truly inspirational teacher. In the video (at 3:10) he says […]
January 12, 2008

Clear Vision

Visual Clutter Our eyesight helps us understand, navigate, interact with and participate in the world. Often, venturing out into the world offers us an encounter with […]
December 28, 2007

The gift of silence

“In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in a clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness.” Mahatma […]
December 20, 2007

Reasons to celebrate

Holiday stress It is not uncommon that the holiday season brings with it conflicting feelings. The holidays are rituals that invite us to change our routine […]
December 4, 2007

The quality of our participation

Multitasking Required. Although various studies indicate that multitasking slows us down, it seems that multitasking continues to be prevalent . Now it seems that we are […]
November 26, 2007

Trying too hard and finding flow

Earlier this week I read a brief interview with Shiva Rea , a well known Yogini, teacher and activist. In the interview, Shiva Rea talks about […]
November 14, 2007

One step at a time – Vinyasa Krama

Doing more It happens often that we try to do more than we can or that we push ourselves too much. Living in a society that […]
November 5, 2007

Reduce stress in one minute

Even though many people start practicing Yoga to stay fit or to treat physical ailments, many people new to Yoga say that their main objective is […]
October 28, 2007

Yoga of eating: Taste

As the title of this blog indicates, Yoga is being fully present. In other words, real Yoga is not about being a good contortionist but about […]