With a track record of healing, strengthening & unification with something greater that dates back over five thousand years, you know it's potency will surely change your life. It has mine.
My referrals are given with extreme love, care and first hand experience (these are not affiliate links, with the exception of the books - because I created a lovely bookstore through amazon.com to get all of my reccommendations in one place).
PeopleNoah Mazé | Noah Mazé Yoga
He's one of those rare Westerners who was born into a family of yogis. He's grown to become known as a travelling teacher and an adept storyteller. His way of weaving ancient yogic myths with an intense practice has made for some of the best + most entertaining classes I've ever taken.
Darren Rhodes | Yoga Oasis
Posterchild for yoga. Literally.
Christina Sell | Christina Sell Yoga
She eminates Integrity.
Douglas Brooks | Rajanaka Yoga
His domain is the philosophy side of yoga and he's THE tantric philosophy teacher in the west.
Elena Brower | Art of Attention
Elena’s teaching offers the practices of yoga as a way to approach our world with realistic reverence and gratitude. Her classes are a masterful, candid blend of artful alignment and attention cues; pure empowerment for your body, mind and heart.
Kathryn Budig | Aim True
One of the youngest & most widely recognized faces in yoga. Her playfulness & personality are infectuous.
Tiffany Cruikshank | Tiffany Yoga
A wellness powerhouse with a seriously hot bod + a love for anatomy. Acupuncturist at the Nike Headquarters. Renouned yoga teacher. Holistic medicine expert. She's your gal if you're an athlete looking to add yoga into the mix.
Neesha Zollinger | Akasha Yoga
She's a cosmic dancer. Her classes pulse between the bigger picture, the body and the heart...always.
Art of Attention / Elena Brower She teaches conscious, artful living with a side of mindful smack.
Amy Ippoliti She'll bridge the gap between ancient yoga wisdom and modern day life. Not an easy task.
Bernadette Birney Her quirky award-winning blog will keep you giggling for days.
BooksBhagavad Gita by Stephen Mitchell
The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali by Sri S. Satchidananda
Meditation for the Love of It by Sally Kempton
The Yoga of Discipline by Swami Chidvilasananda
My Body is A Temple: Yoga as a Path to Wholeness by Christina Sell
Poised for Grace: Annotations on the Bhagavad Gita from a Tantric View by Douglas Brooks
PracticeYogaGlo Rocks my world by filming classes with extraordinary teachers and putting them online for me to take from home, whenever I'm ready.
YogaToday features my local Anusara certified teacher, Neesha Zollinger. They produce gorgeous one-hour classes amidst beautiful outdoor scenery that you can also watch online. Get your fill of yoga from wherever you are.
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