Pictures to come. I became the “official photographer” by default!
May 29, 2008
May 25, 2008
There will be a special:
GENERAL LEVEL CLASS
Monday, May 26, Memorial Day
Mt. View Studio, Woodstock
“OM Shantih” and all related ideas…
come and see,
it will be a regular asana class with a bit of music maybe….
May 23, 2008
Wednesday, May 21, 2008, Karma Triyana Dharmachakra Monastery, Woodstock, New York
Photos by Iyengar yogini & KTD faculty Naomi Schmidt.
May 18, 2008
This year Yoga Vedanta Weekend celebrates the 40th Birthday of Auroville,
the international spiritual and ecological community in South India, along
with the perennial wisdom of the Vedas, Shankara and Patanjali.
SOME HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEKEND:
go to the FULL SCHEDULE for more events!
Mt. View Studo
Sunday, May 18, 4:30-6:30
Followed by a Vegetarian Indian Feast, $20.
Make your reservations for the Feast through Pondicherry, 845 679-2962.
May 16, 2008
From this week’s NY TImes Magazine:
I’ll comment over the weekend… Much to say about this.
May 8, 2008
From this past Sunday’s New York Times.
“…But brain researchers have discovered that when we consciously develop new habits, we create parallel synaptic paths, and even entirely new brain cells, that can jump our trains of thought onto new, innovative tracks.
“Rather than dismissing ourselves as unchangeable creatures of habit, we can instead direct our own change by consciously developing new habits. In fact, the more new things we try — the more we step outside our comfort zone — the more inherently creative we become, both in the workplace and in our personal lives….”
“…“Try lacing your hands together,” Ms. Dawna Markova, author of “The Open Mind” and an executive change consultant for Professional Thinking Partners says. “You habitually do it one way. Now try doing it with the other thumb on top. Feels awkward, doesn’t it? That’s the valuable moment we call confusion, when we fuse the old with the new.” AFTER the churn of confusion, she says, the brain begins organizing the new input, ultimately creating new synaptic connections if the process is repeated enough….”
I think there is a bit of Iyengar Yoga going on here! Read the entire article for some interesting ideas.
May 1, 2008
Starting Friday, May 2nd, a new LEVEL I CLASS will be added to the schedule:
FRIDAY LEVEL I 4:00-5:15
taught by SUSAN TVEEKREM
Susan was given rave reviews while substituting Monday and Wednesday classes this winter,
so we added a class of her own, to keep up the good work. She will be each week, continuing with the theme that I teach in the other classes, but creating her own sequences, point of view, etc.
For more info on Susan and her teaching check out her site:
My Discount 10 Class Cards are VALID in Susan’s classes.