Gratitude

Namaste, “The attitude of gratitude is the highest yoga.” ~ Yogi Bhajan Gratitude is both a state of being and an active practice. It is the conscious choice to turn our attention towards what we […]

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Lean In

The air is cooler now and the days are becoming darker. Nature is beginning to slow down and preparing to turn inward. As the season shifts, what are you leaning into? Might I suggest it […]

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This Moment

“This moment is the only moment we truly ever have.” Last week I ran into someone who had attended a breathing workshop at the studio. She was sharing her experience and how it was this […]

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Stillness

Namaste, “When the mind is still, the beauty of the Self is seen reflected in it.” ~BKS Iyengar Quietness. Stillness. Letting everything else fall away, until there is nothing left but conscious awareness of the […]

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International Yoga Day

Just a couple of weeks ago, the world celebrated International Yoga Day. As you know from the last email I sent out, we were honored to have had the Consulate of India San Francisco, sponsor […]

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Garden of Life

I often refer to gardening this time of year, as to me it is such a perfect illustration of our daily life and yoga practice. I have a small garden at home that I started […]

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The Joy of Backbends

Back bends are such an important part of our asana practice. Physically, they correct poor postural habits of rounding the shoulder and upper back forward. They create more space for the heart and lungs and […]

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