This is the gecko’s message…
Today’s spirit animal is the blue morpho butterfly. What wisdom does the butterfly have for us?
Paradoxically, even before our month of retreat begins, there can be a sense of completion that comes from arriving into this moment of beginning. When the long period of preparing and planning and gathering funds and anxiety about preparedness are over, now there can be full being-ness.
But good enough as a metric, especially in yoga (both in the practice and teaching of it) doesn’t even make sense. You can’t quantify what it is you’re doing or gaining or teaching or learning, not in the way you can measure achievement in science or math.
Originally posted on Pavones Yoga Center for Mindfulness Journal:
This is an excerpt transcribed from a recording of a yoga teacher training conversation with Indira…
We’ve been talking about yoga teacher certification and the process of facing fears. Whether you are still trying to decide… Read more Face Your Fears: A Question
Back in 2002, everything in my life was in flux. I had left a well-paying though boring job in Japan, a primary relationship was rockily ending, my sense of home-base was up in the air, even my identity felt fluid and uncertain. I often woke in the night, breathless with fear about my uncertain future, scared that a wrong choice would somehow forever screw up my life,
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Downloadable audio yoga class from an evening practice during our recent 200-hour yoga teacher training.