Inspiration

Inspiration is an essential component to a healthy and vibrant yoga practice. We actively seek out inspirational teachers, photographers, places, videos and stories to share with you. Please let us know what inspires you!


A Melt-Your-Heart Acro-Yoga Video

Acro-Yoga Video

This stunning video featuring acrobatic yogis Hagar Tsabar and Elad Sadeh is mesmerizing, sweet and sensual all at the same time. Tsabar and Sadeh’s fluidity, stability and grace make this acro-sequence (almost!) look… Read More→

Mesmerizing Desert Yoga Video

The Desert Yogi video

The latest video of yoga instructor Dylan Werner is a visual feast for arm balance aficionados. Filmed as a promotion for the luxury health club chain Equinox, The Desert Yogi… Read More→

A Sun Salutation Video to Unite all Yogis

inspirational yoga video

Sun salutations seem to be a universal vinyasa sequence that unite nearly every style of yoga practitioner. Check out this fun, playful and mesmerizing video produced by Wanderlust Festival, filmed against a California blue… Read More→

Ashtanga Yoga Meets Raga Video

Ashtanga yoga video

Would you love to practice yoga in an temple in India? Imagine yourself there by watching this inspirational video of Andrea Panzer practicing during one of her annual trips to… Read More→

Be Inspired To Pick Up and Jump Back!

inspiring yoga video

In this beautifully produced video, ashtanga yoga practitioner Paige Warthen demos and discusses how to do the “picking up and jumping back” transition. I’m always amazed at how simple and… Read More→

Awesome Half Moon Sequence Video

Half Moon Sequence Video

This time lapse video of yoga teacher Christine Genge has filled me with enough inspiration to last months, and some of these amazing transitions might take me a lifetime to… Read More→

New to Yoga?

To get the most out of our site, we suggest you take some time to explore before jumping into the practice. Browse our yoga 101 section for general info on the history and types of yoga, then start exploring asanas the physical postures used in hatha yoga. Remember to breathe and always start your yoga practice with a brief meditation. If you are new to yoga, please read our Yoga for Beginner's page

Yogic Wisdom

Patience can't be acquired overnight. It is just like building up a muscle. Every day you need to work on it.
-Eknath Easwaran


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