And now for today’s reminder that you’re never too old to start something new. We’d like to dedicate this post to the fighting spirit and the young at heart. Centenarian Charlotte Bleistein of Milwaukee, WI passed away over the weekend, but the fearless and passionate way she lived will never […]
I teach yoga at Cook County Jail in Chicago. What’s it like? These are the most common questions I’ve been asked by actual people I meet.
Maybe non-judgement is a tough one for her job, but she makes up for it on her mat. Every last Friday of the month, a Florida judge drops the robe and gavel to lead a free and public yoga class on the lawn right outside the courthouse. Duval County Court Judge Eleni Derke […]
We are straight up inspired by this woman. Tao Porchon-Lynch is the kind of person we wish was our cool auntie Tao who tells inspiring stories of the days she marched with Gandhi, or what it was like in Hollywood in the 50s, or how she just won a ballroom […]
by Susanna Barkataki We are at a time, as Sri Aurobindo foreshadowed, where “the practice of Yoga brings us face to face with the extraordinary complexity of our own being.” We are in the heart of a big sea change in Western yoga. Change is rarely smooth. And this moment […]
She’s been practicing yoga for over 30 years…and she just turned 100! And we heart her. Jean Dawson just celebrated her 100th birthday on February 20th and if you’ve done the math that means she didn’t even start her yoga practice until she was in her late 60s, which means you need to share this with your silver senior aunts, uncles, moms, and dads right now.