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YTT: Session 1

I just remembered I hadn’t posted recently, but I have a good excuse. I’ve been incredibly busy for the last nine days with Yoga Teacher Training at Flex here in Wooster! But lets go from when ever I left off. … Continue reading

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Twelve Weeks in Mysore

Sorry I missed giving you an eleven week update. Saturday was a big day and then I quickly became unable to do much of anything. But more on that soon. But oh man, trying to remember two weeks back will … Continue reading

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Nine Weeks in Mysore

Feels like it’s been a big week! So much change has happened. February’s meant the end of a lot of people’s time at the KPJAYI for this year. A big population shift. I have new roommates now, a guy from … Continue reading

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Eight Weeks in Mysore

Wow, February has just FLOWN by. Felt so much faster than January. Thank goodness we get an extra day in it this year! This week began with a full moon moonday on Monday. It was a nice extra day off. … Continue reading

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Six Weeks in Mysore

Wow, six weeks? Its hard to tell how long it feels like… Doing, give or take, the same thing every day every week makes time fly, or at least make it pass in a strange fashion where as it feels … Continue reading

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5 Weeks in Mysore

Two big changes this week, neither of which include adding poses… I got a new practice time – 4:30a! Which means that I’m up at 3a and at the shala by 4a. I’m there for the opening chant with Saraswathi, … Continue reading

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4 Weeks in Mysore

One month. I’ve been here for a month. Its been a good month. And I’ve got two more! Not everyone does. At the end of a month and the beginning of the next month there is big turn over in … Continue reading

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Three Weeks in Mysore

I did get to add Garbha Pindasana and Kukkutasana this week to my practice, so I’m hoping for the Konasanas this week (fingers crossed). Baddha konasana (bound angle pose – you would probably recognize it as the butterfly stretch), Upvistha … Continue reading

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Two weeks in Mysore

Interesting things that happened this week in particular: I started binding Marichyasana D by myself on… Wednesday! Hooray! Which means I have gotten to progress on to Navasana, Bhujapidasana (shoulder pressure pose), Kurmasana (tortoise pose), and Supta Kurmasana (reclining tortoise … Continue reading

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Busy Season

Seriously. Its busy season for restaurants. And getting busier. Everybody coming outside after a long cold winter of hiding in doors. I’ve gotta make over 400 cookies this week for special orders. Ooof. The college is a major provider of … Continue reading

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