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
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
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
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
Aparigraha, simplify life.
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
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
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