Monthly Archives: July 2011

Aligning with Grace: All Shall Be Well


“All shall be well. And all shall be well. And all manner of things shall be well!” ~ Julian of Norwich via Aligning with Grace: All Shall Be Well. I love that Olga Rasmussen, “Theologian and educator for 25 years, … Continue reading

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Friday’s Full Moon – Guru Purnima


As I begin to write, a large salmon-colored moon is rising in the southeastern sky. It is Guru Purnima. Guru Purnima is referred to in the Indian epic, the Mahabharata and other texts as the day to worship our Guru, … Continue reading

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Yoga Modern » Are the kulas of today the cults of tomorrow?


"Here's where we gotta be / Love and community." http://t.co/shdJeGZ #iTunes — Richard Hudak (@drwh0) July 15, 2011 I was really excited to get a reply on my blog from Chelsea Roff over at Yoga Modern, about her interview with … Continue reading

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What is Grounded Spirituality? | elephant journal


I love this post on EJ by Ben Ralston, advanced Sivananda Yoga teacher, and Reference Point Therapist/Healer. Here is my reply. How are we to “be the change” we wish to see in the world? How are we to build … Continue reading

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Carried Away Headlong


“I cannot tell if what the world considers ‘happiness’ is happiness or not. All I know is that when I consider the way they go about attaining it, I see them carried away headlong, grim and obsessed, in the general … Continue reading

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Why So Serious? It’s Just Yoga! | elephant journal


This is a reply I made to an open blogging query on Elephant Yoga. In the documentary, “Anusara: The Heart of Transformation,” one of the rock star teachers (I forget whom) said that it was a revelation to him the … Continue reading

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Yoga Modern » Kulas or cliques? John Friend at Wanderlust Festival (video)


With the departure of my beloved yoga teacher from my neighborhood studio to new adventures that await her and her family, I have been doing a lot of thinking and conversing about what Anusara means to me. My introduction to … Continue reading

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Practice


“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” —Aristotle via The Happiness Project: “We Are What We Repeatedly Do…”. Like Carol Horton over at Think Body Electric (“What’s Too Woo?”, I have been … Continue reading

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An Anusara Playshop with Sara Davidson


As we used to say when I was in college, “Be there, or be in ‘Speaking Out,’” the latter being the person-in-the-street interview feature of our college newspaper. I love that this is called a “playshop” rather than a workshop. … Continue reading

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July


Well there’s good luck coming like two new dimes If I had my way it’d be July all the time All a them bugs they just sing and shout They make a racket so loud they like to drown me … Continue reading

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