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Yoga Teacher Training Journal Entry #2

Hey friends!! I cannot believe I am already into week 2 of yoga teacher training. (Here is the follow-up of Week 1, in case you missed […]

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2014-01-04 at 18-04-22

Yoga Teacher Training Journal Entry #1

From AYS: Over the next week, we will be publishing four yoga teacher training journal entries written by a recent graduate of our Level One teacher […]

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Omkar, the graphic representation of pranava, or Om

The Meaning of Om

When I started doing yoga, I loved most of what happened in the classes. One thing I did not love, though, was the chanting of “om.” […]

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Empty Yoga Mat

What I Learned Doing Yoga in Marc Jacobs Jeans

Like many repeated endeavors, yoga practice can take the body and mind to higher functionality and health, or toward pain and suffering. The mat is a […]

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James Brown: What Is Yoga Practice?
Glenohumeral Rhythm and Upward Rotation of the Scapulae in Asana
Sukhasana with Jnana Mudra

How Yoga Alliance Is Ruining Yoga

When I started practicing yoga, I never imagined that it would become as popular as it is now. I also never imagined that the majority of […]

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2013-12-13 at 08-44-57

Your Yoga Resolution: 6 Tips for Starting a Yoga Practice

James Brown for The Huffington Post Congratulations on your yoga resolution: the wise choice to start or revive a yoga practice in 2013. You are not […]

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