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Answered What is your position on the consumption of alcohol when you are a yogi?

Personally I do not drink I don’t think alcohol is compatible with yoga practice it has a low frequency, yoga practice purify your nervous system so we are practitioners more sensitive to any toxic ... View more

Nov 23
Answered Can yoga be a job/business for yoga teachers?

Money is energy, it is okay; we all have to make money, because we need to live. The ancient yogis did not make money because they did not need it. They lived in places, where they had everything. The... View more

Nov 07
Answered Has yoga changed since the time when you started?

It is different, because the world has changed. Yoga has become urban. It has adapted to the urban world, but the essence of yoga is the same. But to be an Ashtangi one has to study the philosophical ... View more

Nov 07
Answered How do you introduce meditation to your students?

Meditation is a natural stage after Pranayama, because after doing Pranayama you feel very comfortable. Nadi Shodana Pranayama works with the nervous system, it balances your left and right side, Ida ... View more

Nov 07
Answered How has your understanding of yoga changed since you started?

When I was young I was very physical. I was an adventurer, a bogie yogi. I liked to travel, experience, learn. I was very narcissistic about my body, with much ego, because yoga also makes you feel ve... View more

Nov 07
Answered What is your favorite book?

The Shiva Samhita. For me, this is a fundamental essence of the alchemical part of yoga, the essence that goes beyond Hinduism. Reading it you get the feeling of the times when yogis were alone in the... View more

Nov 07
Answered What would you change about yoga today?

I do not want to change anything, I just want to explain what yoga is. I want to inspire people to change their quality of life. With yoga, you are looking for a healthy life, your senses sharpen. As ... View more

Nov 07
Answered Yogis on instagram make it look like yoga is for circus performers!

Unfortunately, everything that is popularized loses its essence. What we have to remember, and this goes for any kind of art, is the consecration. We must keep in mind that yoga is sacred, it is a sci... View more

Nov 07
Added a reply to Adriana Cabrera's comment on What is yoga?

NO, I don’t think it can. Because worldly life gives you many temptations. The city may work for an artist, although growth of the artist goes hand in hand with the ego. My dad (Marcel Marceau) had ... View more
Oct 23
Answered What is yoga?

Through yoga, we are trying to understand why we are here and where we are going. Yoga helps you to understand this universal question, it gets you closer to the source, that is peace, light, love, go... View more

Oct 23
Answered Why is asana important?

For me Asana is a preparation for a strong body. When the human being is connected with high knowledge, then comes wisdom. This road is very long. When you reach age 60, if one has a strong and health... View more
Oct 23
Answered What’s your favourite yoga book? or spiritual book?

The Shiva Samhita. For me, this is a fundamental essence of the alchemical part of yoga, the essence that goes beyond Hinduism. Reading it you get the feeling of the times when yogis were alone in the... View more
Oct 23
Answered What is the goal of yoga?

Yes, you can, because yoga opens consciousness. It makes us more sensitive. And each generation is transformed. At least, mine, the generation of hippies, was rebellious against the establishment, mil... View more
Oct 22
Oct 22
Answered What do you think about teaching pranayama techniques in modern yoga classes?

Yoga teachers today do not teach real Pranayama, and if they do, it is mild. You do not feel anything. If you do the real Ashtanga Pranayama, that’s serious stuff! Even I teach only a small part, be... View more
Oct 22
Answered Do you need to go to mountains (isolation) to achieve detachment?

No, all knowledge is made available now. We have access to everything. What we have to do is to try to improve our living conditions. For example, in Mexico City I can teach Pranayama only on Sunday, ... View more
Oct 22
Answered What is your opinion about the popularity of teacher trainings?

I feel that the teacher training is a double-edged sword. It is very good to train students to become teachers, but what happens is that we live in an age where we want everything, here and now, as fa... View more
Oct 22
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