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A challenge to yoga teachers, magazines and blogs: ‘imperfect’ poses (aka the #yogafail challenge)

I used quotes around ‘imperfect’ because I don’t think there’s such a thing as a ‘perfect’ yoga (asana) pose. Mindbodygreen’s “27 Mind-Blowing Inversions From Rockstar Yogis” shows, well, 27 Mind-Blowing Inversions from Rockstar Yogis. (I really wish we could retire … Continue reading

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Absolutely, fabulously ungewöhnlich

About two weekends ago I was walking down Bahnhofstrasse, doing some shopping, minding my own business… …and feeling terribly ungewöhnlich. Walking down Bahnhofstrasse on the weekends does that to me: the perfect shops, the perfect people (yes, they’re faking the … Continue reading

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Diversity in yoga: The mythical link to economics (vlog)

Hadji Jones interviewed Rodney Yee and Colleen Saidman during the recent Yoga Journal conference in NYC about diversity in yoga. I truly appreciate and honor Yee and Saidman’s comments about the issue (especially Saidman’s comments about women in yoga), but … Continue reading

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Kofi Busia on ‘power yoga’

“Power is about knowing who you truly are. And if you know who you truly are and what your life truly means, and what you want out of life, then that is the life that you will lead. And nobody … Continue reading

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Vlog: A 5-year-old regret

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