When we talk about “going with the flow” , we talk about “being in the moment” or about this feeling of somehow being in a natural state of grace. When your Flow seems to go, it can feel like a great big block in your life. . This is my inspiration for you: “We are…Read more How do I get my Flow flowing?
Empowered by the then social unrest in India, and wishing to add something positive and supportive I taught a Youtube streamed Meditation class in February of 2016. I experienced that it was a very raw time. For me, as a teacher, I consider that India with her traditions, practices and teaching in an Ancient Eastern…Read more India Taught Us Forgiveness . . . here’s how.
I'm revisiting a book I published 20 years ago, a wellness book for women, with a view to a re-write and a re-publish. It was such a positive book, and it's a pleasure to read to myself now how important my intentions were at that time. Here's an extract: “You have to know exactly where…Read more Harmony In The Universe . . . How Does My Intention Help?
When I posted a former blog, Balancing Your Life by Living Simply with Yoga on my Speaking Tree India blog and had the most amazing responses asking for greater clarification of some of the steps to living simply the message was clear : simplify the teaching and elaborate on the writing. And I hope this…Read more Living Simply with Yoga and Balancing your Life
Modern living requires a ceaseless cacophony of traffic, cell phone rings, email bleeps, buzzers and blares. The noise pollution that fills our daily lives can be washed away with a regular practice which restores wellbeing by stepping away from the stimulation, and its resulting emotions of anger, fear and anxiety, and allowing the spirit to…Read more Silence and the Bodymind.
This is taken from my Satsang in my weekly Youtube meditation class, Class 20 Sacred Sound and Harmony, and it follows on from my Further Than Yoga blog Moving with the Universe . . . with Forgiveness . . . and what I said about the Divine experiencing Balance from all the opposing forces which…Read more There are 2 Parts to Inner Harmony . . . Karma and Bliss
I tell you a little in this blog, about the early community origins of yoga practices prior to an energy shift to a more masculine dominated practice. Being is a tricky concept for human beings. And the ancient Yogis knew that being human, incarnate in a human mindbody is difficult for the spirit, that part…Read more Yoga’s Eternal Gifts . . . three receptive postures
A religion, a belief system or a way of life will not necessarily suit all those born into it. For some it will work. For others it will be damaging. And you’ll feel worse than a “fish out of water” – you’ll feel, or be made to feel, guilty about it. From personal experience I…Read more We Can Heal Guilt With Yoga . . . there’s an art to it.
Happiness seems such a small thing when you have it, but when it's gone you realise how big it really is. Gorky . The Yoga approach to happiness is holistic and involves the emotional art of healing the mind in order to bring change to the bodymind and emotions. Happiness with Yoga is a…Read more Yoga and The Art of Happiness . . . did you know it’s an art?
HEALING DEEP HURT FROM OUR MOTHER'S LACK OF COMMITMENT TO LIFE AT OUR BIRTH. I should explain what I mean by “Healing Inner Hurt from the Mother” and what I mean is that we can experience a deep inner hurt resulting from our mother's lack of commitment either to our own birth, or the circumstances…Read more Healing Inner Hurt from the Mother