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How Do We Practice?

Today is August 15, Indian Independence Day. The institute is closed, providing a nice break from our intense studies. This marks the halfway point of my visit. The classes have been wonderful, illuminating the subject of yoga and asking me … Continue reading

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Learning to Move and Learning to Stay

On Tuesday we had a special opportunity to observe Prashant Iyengar teaching a group of local Indian students. As always, Prashant asked the students to consider the relationship between the body, breath and mind, and the infinite possible configurations between … Continue reading

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The Room Where It Happened

Here in Pune, we haven’t seen the sun in days. The rain is relentless. But the sun of yoga is shining brightly! There is so much learning happening at such a pace that it is difficult to choose what to … Continue reading

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What Is To Be Done? What Is To Be Discarded?

Greetings from Pune, India! I am happy to report that all is well as I begin my month of studies at the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Institute (RIMYI.) While I encountered several daunting obstacles in the two weeks before my departure, … Continue reading

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