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    Why teach yoga?

    I am in the middle of the torturous phase of rewriting and editing my book, so I thought I would share a sample of what is to come in the weeks ahead. The book is called “Teaching Yoga in an Upside-Down World,” and will cover many aspects of teaching, teachers and those we teach. Here is a brief excerpt: “Teaching has the power to change peoples’ lives and alleviate suffering. The teacher and student develop a privileged bond, and being a part of an unbroken chain of teachers and students throughout the centuries has been my greatest joy and blessing. People today are in so much pain. It’s often being…

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    A Full Moon Full of Optimism

    Today’s Full Moon in Sagittarius is a culmination point of the past two weeks, as well as a final phasing out of the challenges we faced while Saturn was in that sign between late 2014 and the end of last year. I’m pretty happy to be done with that period, which brought a number of Saturnian restrictions to my health and everyday work, although the great taskmaster also shows us what we need to learn to overcome adversity, and I think I’ve got a handle on that, too! Are you also finally feeling you have moved on from an old adventure or challenge that developed over that period? Now that…

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    Transformational Retreat at Basunti in India

    This is it!  The retreat you’ve been waiting for – a chance to discover India in relaxed and genteel comfort, practice yoga, take care of yourself and explore your own life at the same time. ONLY THREE SPOTS LEFT! BOOKING CLOSES ON 30 SEPTEMBER 2018 Join us at Basunti for an unforgettable and life-changing holiday. Basunti is an idyllic private lakeside retreat centre, set on a promontory in a nature reserve nestling in the foothills of the great Indian Himalayas. Situated in the state of Himachal Pradesh in North India and surrounded by the waters of the Maharana Pratap Sagar, it sits at the heart of a wildlife reserve and…