Monthly Archives: December 2010

Jiva Yoga of Hilton Head Island Opens Incredible New Studio

Jiva Yoga Center of Hilton Head Island has moved into a fantastic new studio facility. Just another sign of the growing southern yoga community. Next time you are visiting HHI please visit the new and beautiful Jiva. The new space is … Continue reading

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10 Incredibly Interesting Facts About BKS Iyengar

1) BKS was born on December 14th, 1918, during the worldwide flu pandemic of 1916-18. His mother had the flu during his birth. He was born very weak and sickly. 2) During his childhood, he was a victim of malaria, … Continue reading

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Dreaming of Summer on a Cold Winter Day

Every Southern city has a wealth of natural resources available for fun and recreation and Chattanooga, Tennessee is no exception. Summers of late find Chattanooga yogis migrating to the beautiful shores of Chickamauga Lake for some asana practice aboard a stand … Continue reading

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Ashtanga Yoga in the South

Although I would not say there was a dearth of Ashtanga yoga in the South, it would seem that there are “Ashtanga Towns” with many miles in between sporting relatively few Ashtanga offerings. Three southern cities that are immediately called … Continue reading

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Sarah Faircloth Inspires Cosmic Dance with Anusara-style Backbend Bash

Anusara instructor Sarah Faircloth recently taught a workshop at Atlanta Yoga Shala that might have been best described as a cosmic yoga dance party with the whole universe invited – the epic story of the Nataraja and the philosophy and … Continue reading

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Namaste Y’all on twitter

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Finding Inner Power for Change with Ashley Turner

Change is in the air this holiday season when you practice with Ashley Turner.  Change for our bodies, our thoughts, our daily habits and tendencies, whatever they may be. Last night I took a 3-hour master class in Chattanooga with yoga … Continue reading

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Get to Know your Wobbles in Slackline Yoga

Can a yogini or a yogi be a slacker?  I’ve always dreamed it might be true, so I went to find out once and for all this weekend at what is known as a ‘Slackline Yoga Party,’ hosted by Zuddhi … Continue reading

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Happy Eka Pada Sirsasana, Y’all

If we play our edges long enough, the body responds! So much so, that sometimes the basic asanas that challenge us so in the beginning no longer even present us with an edge to meet. Sooner or later we must … Continue reading

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