Do You Have a Guru?

Do You Have a Guru?

I have a guru. One who I didn’t actively seek out as a teacher. He happens to be my husband. He’s a perfect guru, too. You know someone who throws you back on your own resources and holds a mirror up to you so you can see your own reflection. Most people...
Life Lessons

Life Lessons

I should know better than to teach from lesson plans. I had a terrific one for today. It followed on the work that I’d been doing over the last few weeks in the Wednesday class with the regular students. We were going to do headstands, handstands, backbends and...
N.Y.Times Yoga Talk About Sex

N.Y.Times Yoga Talk About Sex

Maybe it had to happen. Yoga has been on such a great roll. In recent weeks, though, the N.Y.Times has published a couple of articles, both by the same writer, that have stirred the opinions, angst, and ire of worldwide yogis. The first yoga article by William Broad...