We’ve teamed up with our friends at Omstars for this month’s yoga giveaway sweepstakes prize. For the month of April, YogaBasics readers can have a chance to win one of three (3) year-long Omstars’… Read More→
This month marks a transitional period between two seasons which calls for balancing the stillness, silence, and contemplation of wintertime with the growth, expansion, and outward energy of spring. To… Read More→
Many of us approach yoga and meditation in a haphazard way, practicing only when it is convenient or desirable to us. While this approach is acceptable for a grihasta, or householder, it will… Read More→
We’ve teamed up with our friends at Earth to Ethers for this month’s yoga giveaway sweepstakes prize. For the month of December, YogaBasics readers can have a chance to win one of two Classic… Read More→
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
These days, my practice is teaching me to embrace imperfection: to have compassion for all the ways things haven't turned out as I planned, in my body and in my life – for the ways things keep falling apart, and failing, and breaking down. It's less about fixing things, and more about learning to be present for exactly what is.