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Teaching Yoga

The Business of Teaching Yoga

Pranidhi Varshney | Posted 11.16.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Pranidhi Varshney

We have the power to take one small step toward a more authentic approach. And when we do, money becomes not the elephant in the room, but a tool that serves as an expression of our ideals. A way for us to commune with each other.

Why This 62-Year-Old Woman Is Saying 'Namaste' To Teaching Yoga

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 05.21.2015 | Fifty

This is one story from Huff/Post50's new series "This Will Be Our Year: 15 Women Over 50 Shaking Things Up In 2015." We'll be following 15 remarkable ...

Leigh Weingus

11 Easy Ways To Break Into The Yoga World Once You've Been Certified | Leigh Weingus | Posted 06.05.2014 | Healthy Living

With every year that goes by, yoga becomes more and more popular. In December 2012, a Yoga In America study found that 20.4 million Americans were pra...

How Yoga Helped Me Transcend Sexual Violence

Zabie Khorakiwala | Posted 06.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Zabie Khorakiwala

The energy in that room is nothing short of magic. It is a beautiful process to be a part of and I am humbled.

The 10 Commandments of Teaching Yoga

Rebecca Lammersen | Posted 11.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Rebecca Lammersen

Leave your sermon at the door. When a person walks into a yoga class, they expect to do yoga. Be careful with your words. Your beliefs are your opinions. Your opinions are your judgments. Judgments do not belong in the yoga room.

Jaweed Kaleem

Yoga: The New Career Path For Corporate Execs | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 09.19.2013 | Religion

One morning last month, Rebecca Santillo walked out of the television studio where she worked for the very last time. It’s not that she wasn’t ...

On Teaching Yoga, And Cancer as a Teacher

Rowan Lommel | Posted 09.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Rowan Lommel

Today I was teaching a man with Stage IV cancer. I am not thinking about getting him to change. I look to create a space where he can let go of unnecessary stress so that he can feel even just a little bit better.

Yoga: How to Serve Series and the Homeless

Rob Schware | Posted 09.17.2012 | Denver
Rob Schware

Boulder has a lot of yoga. There is a studio on every block, a teacher training happening every week and every style of yoga. But not many students and yoga teachers get to make contact with women in shelters. Enter Tabitha.

Are You A Prisoner Of Your Judgments?

Rob Schware | Posted 08.26.2012 | Healthy Living
Rob Schware

I find myself standing in what appears to be a contradiction: I profess to be guided by ahimsa, and yet people I love, as well as those served by our organization, are trained not just to defend, but also to attack.

3 Qualifications of a Yoga Teacher

Alanna Kaivalya | Posted 04.01.2012 | Home
Alanna Kaivalya

When we have known great teachers and heeded their instructions, we are able to impart that wisdom to others.

Yoga Teachers In Knots Over New Regulations For Certification | Maria Glod | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Some of Virginia's most flexible residents say the Old Dominion is forcing them to bend over backward. And not in a good way. The tussle has pitted...