If you are looking for a book on yoga for scoliosis that is easy to understand and follow, check out the new book by Rita Lewis-Manos titled : Yoga, Scoliosis, Practice. This gem of a book takes you from observation and discovery of your scoliotic topography and shows you how to work with asymmetries toContinue reading “Iyengar Yoga For Scoliosis”
So IYNAUS responded to its membership about the letter circulating from the former Director of Operations regarding the current IYNAUS president: In the meantime a former board member sent an email to IYNAUS members asking them to sign a petition to request a community meeting. Allegations surfaced months ago, and more details are continuing toContinue reading “JUST WTF IYNAUS?”
Thankful for the teachings of Manouso Manos, Rita Lewis-Manos, BKS Iyengar, and Geeta Iyengar.
“There’s been a quantum leap technologically in our age, but unless there’s another quantum leap in human relations, unless we learn to live in a new way towards one another, there will be a catastrophe.” Albert Einstein The former Director of Operation at IYNAUS (Iyengar Yoga National Association of the United States) is circulating aContinue reading “IYNAUS”
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Thank you for all the comments on my last post. I only published a few. My last post was my attempt at being proactive because of of previous experiences in the Iyengar yoga community and the recent interest in me and my blog by certain teachers in the Iyengar community. It’s ironic how sales soarContinue reading “I’m with the Banned!”
Dear Readers, If my blog goes silent or disappears, it will be because I have been silenced. Thank you for reading. I have no plans to stop writing.
One of the hardest parts about being alive today is the pervasive culture of intolerance for the basic humanity of being human. This is perfectly illustrated in the dynamics of the Iyengar system of yoga. BKS Iyengar’s teaching methods are harshly judged by the standards of the present not only by people outside of IyengarContinue reading “Taking Iyengar out of Iyengar Yoga”
I recently ran into a Iyengar yoga student who was in training to be an Iyengar yoga teacher. I asked her how it was going and after a pause she said, “I just want to teach yoga, I don’t want to be a yoga nun!” She went on to explain that the high-minded teacher wasContinue reading “IYENGAR YOGA TEACHER TRAINING”
January 9, 2022 is Manouso’s 70th birthday. Happy Birthday, Manouso! So many of us have benefited from your yoga teaching and your generosity. I already miss the Abode of Iyengar Yoga. Whenever I crossed the threshold and entered the studio, all else receded. Manouso and Rita created a supportive and warm community at the Abode.Continue reading “Happy 70th Manouso Manos!”