Women are always beautiful.  ~Ville Valo
One is not born a woman, one becomes one.  ~Simone de Beauvoir,  

The Second Sex

, 1949
Here are some of the women I admire as yoga practitioners, and just generally as exceptional individuals. They are all stand-outs for their ability to be loving, kind, respectful, and fun. I feel privileged to know them and to have a long association with them through our yoga commuity.

Mardi Kendall

Mandy Geddes
Marian McNaught
Angelika Knorzer