Category Archives: yoga

stillness

Traveling.  Wandering.  Moving from place to place.  Buses.  Rickshaws.  Trains.  Old worldly things.  New-to-me things.  Fabrics being woven and stamped (and purchased).  Cities walked.  People met – loved and left.  Sun-soaked.  Rain-soaked.  Sweat-soaked.  The last two months have been a

stillness

Traveling.  Wandering.  Moving from place to place.  Buses.  Rickshaws.  Trains.  Old worldly things.  New-to-me things.  Fabrics being woven and stamped (and purchased).  Cities walked.  People met – loved and left.  Sun-soaked.  Rain-soaked.  Sweat-soaked.  The last two months have been a

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yoga life

The sweet sweet yoga life in Mysore has come to an end, but this shot pretty much sums it up. Off to Hampi this weekend to, well, get started with the wandering… Ommmmm, namaste and all that. xx

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yoga life

The sweet sweet yoga life in Mysore has come to an end, but this shot pretty much sums it up. Off to Hampi this weekend to, well, get started with the wandering… Ommmmm, namaste and all that. xx

leaving mysore

Well, after sixty yoga classes in six weeks, I’m going to miss my little yoga life here in Mysore: the sweet breeze during the afternoon class; the view out to the Krishna temple behind the shala; shamelessly chatting about alignment

leaving mysore

Well, after sixty yoga classes in six weeks, I’m going to miss my little yoga life here in Mysore: the sweet breeze during the afternoon class; the view out to the Krishna temple behind the shala; shamelessly chatting about alignment

yoga mats

Given that tens of thousands of yoga students flock here every season, it’s not surprising that some of the most beautiful yoga rugs are handloomed in Mysore.  Thick and thin, they come in an endless assortment of colours and patterns

yoga mats

Given that tens of thousands of yoga students flock here every season, it’s not surprising that some of the most beautiful yoga rugs are handloomed in Mysore.  Thick and thin, they come in an endless assortment of colours and patterns

yoga stops traffick

Yesterday was the annual Yoga Stops Traffick event in Mysore (and around the world).  Around 200 of us yoga students rolled our mats out in front of the Mysore Palace for a round of sun salutations to benefit the Odanadi

yoga stops traffick

Yesterday was the annual Yoga Stops Traffick event in Mysore (and around the world).  Around 200 of us yoga students rolled our mats out in front of the Mysore Palace for a round of sun salutations to benefit the Odanadi

the coconut stand

Oh, the infamous coconut stand in Gokulam – an endless source of chai, post-practice electrolytes and orientation for yogis.  You can’t tell from the top photo, but I assure you this is the standard meeting place for bendy westerners, and

the coconut stand

Oh, the infamous coconut stand in Gokulam – an endless source of chai, post-practice electrolytes and orientation for yogis.  You can’t tell from the top photo, but I assure you this is the standard meeting place for bendy westerners, and