The Practice


Yoga: Solitary or Social?

For almost two years, I’ve been writing about how to do more yoga on your own.  Even online classes have you doing yoga on your own mostly.  It’s different than being in the room with other yogis and your teacher — the group energy clearly contributes to your physical prowess and yogic state.  But the […]

Happiness or Bliss?

I went for a walk alongside a lake, enjoying the beauty of nature.  The trees and the sky were reflected in the lake’s surface, a scene that inspires tranquility and happiness — that’s why so many people go for walks in nature. I came to a creek that fed into the lake and watched a […]

You’ve Got Skills

You know how to drive, to manage household and personal needs, even to manage other people and their needs.  Your education and professional skills make you able to adapt to changing times, like now.  But your self-care skills might need some improvement.  The current pandemic conditions may prompt another round of pandemic panic.  It’s time […]

7 Must-Ask Questions for Choosing theRight Yoga Teacher Training Program

Curious about yoga teacher training? Finding the right program can determine whether your experience will be life-changing or mediocre. Read on to find out the key questions you should ask as you’re researching your options. 1. Will the program help you become a skillful and versatile teacher? Get familiar with the lead trainers’ teaching styles […]

So Close, Yet So Far

You know the feeling so well — it’s not time yet.  I felt that way near the end of my senior year in high school, nearly done and yet going to school every morning.  And that ninth month of pregnancy lasts much more than four weeks, right? Here we are again.  They tell us that […]

Yogis & Their Amazing Powers

Many Sanskrit texts describe how a yogi can fly, walk on water, disappear and change the weather as part of the classical ashta-siddhis (eight powers).  Making it through a pandemic is minor compared to these world-changing, life-changing abilities.  Yet your ability to make it through, and not merely to survive but to thrive, comes from […]

Starting (or reinvigorating) a Home Practice

As the weather turns cooler and COVID numbers rise, shifting your practice into your home may be just what you need. Many of us turn to yoga for the nourishing sense of community.

Even More Weekly Picks for Online Yoga

Hey yogis! Stuck at home? No need to let your yoga practice lapse. Grab your mat and enjoy some yoga from these awesome teachers.

Go Deeper: Yoga Teacher Training

Hey yogis! Stuck at home? No need to let your yoga practice lapse. Grab your mat and enjoy some yoga from these awesome teachers.

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Please note that many events on our calendar have been cancelled or moved to an online format.  Please check with the event organizer for more information.

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