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You can get upset that you’re not on the path you envisioned or you can decide that there’s no path that leads to where you’re going.

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Offline is the new luxury.

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It’s funny when people on Twitter tell me what not to tweet. If you don’t like a tweet about something, ignore it… Or (gasp!) unfollow me.

Jun 03
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It was David Williams. He said, "Yoga in the morning is stress prevention. Yoga in the evening is stress relief!"
May 28
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Added a comment to Bill Loundy's answer on What are some tricks to silence my mind?

A great start! :)
It's one of the reasons we created our #DayInSilence. See https://www.nomadyogi.com/day-in-silence
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Answered How has your warm-up changed over the years of practicing?

Oh, yes. I have gone through many phases over the years. You've got decades of experience on me Lori, and I know your knowledge runs DEEP. Thanks for inviting me to answer this question.

For a time, I... View more

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Yes, I found Ashtanga in 2004 and was taught 5 + 5 as well (in both Mysore and Marin). Only later did I learn that this was not how everyone did it but, more on that in a bit.
This afternoon, I look... View more
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“We are here, and it is now. Further than that, all human knowledge is moonshine.”
H. L. Mencken

Answered What suggestions would you offer to someone who wants to incorporate a sustainable meditation practice into their daily lives?

Start small by making it simple and fun.


Use the bathroom.


You don't have to use the toilet to get a private moment alone there! In general, people will leave you alone for 2-3 minutes without bothe... View more

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“The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.”
~ Leonardo da Vinci

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Know this…

and act accordingly.

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Loving all the new activity in the Sangha. So much insight from so many wonderful people!

Added a comment to Barbora Jurigova's answer on Can someone recommend a safe way to practice with a permanent foot injury?

Wow. This is such a great answer! Thank you!
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Wow, HKD. Always love your perspective.
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Dec 18
Added a reply to Jason Rhoades' comment on What does the moon have to do with my yoga practice? Why should I not practice on a full moon or new moon?

Ashtanga teachers continue to advocate for this for all practitioners of this method. See kpjayi.org/the-institute/teachers
"Teachers are required to teach the method as it is taught by Shri K. Patt... View more
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Added a reply to Doodle Eleven's comment on What does the moon have to do with my yoga practice? Why should I not practice on a full moon or new moon?

For clarity, is your comment about practicing asana in general, or just during the full/new moon?
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Dec 01

Beautiful composition

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Getting ready share the Sangha with the world on social media. Let the countdown begin!

Commented to an answer on What is yoga?

Fantastic answer.
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The Sangha is now live. Woot!

Nov 11
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Answered How does NomadYOGI's team work together?

NomadYOGI is developed by a coordinated team that spans Europe, India, various locations in SE Asia, and across the Americas. We respond quickly to internal and external feedback in order to fix bugs ... View more

Nov 07
Answered What are some tricks to silence my mind?

Since you tagged your question with Ashtanga Yoga, let's look at Patanjali's Yoga Sutras. Right at the beginning, Sutra 1 : 2 states that yoga is a means to silence the mind or  "stop the whirlwinds ... View more

Nov 07
Answered What if you have a brilliant idea while meditating?

First, before I answer your question, know that it's okay. Thoughts come and go during meditation, just as they do during other activities. No problem. Don't listen to anyone telling you th... View more

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Loving all the new retreats from InternationalYoga!!
https://www.nomadyogi.com/international-yoga

Oct 24
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Answered How do you clean your yoga mat?

The easiest, fastest, cleanest, cheapest, safest, most convenient way to clean your yoga mat is this:
  1. Unroll your yoga mat in your bathtub (see step 2 for shower). 
  2. Standing in the shower, hold two cor... View more
Oct 23
Answered Which is the most complex yoga posture you have come across?

Samasthitihi. 
Indeed, it may look like you're just standing at the top of the mat, but to do it correctly is to be:

  • Completely balanced on the feet, neither forward nor backward, nor side to side
  • Arche... View more
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Oct 22
Answered What is the best translation of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras and why?

Alistair Shearer produced the best translation I've ever read. (I've read 5 others, all written by Indians.)

 The translation of books like this is as important, if not more so, as the content... View more
Oct 22
Answered Will NomadYOGI make a list of yoga poses ranked by their difficulty?

Difficulty?... according to who? And what standard?

Padmasana will be difficult, if not injurious, to someone with bad knees, tight hips, or a weak back.

Simply sitting still in a chair, will be frustra... View more

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Answered What are the disadvantages of doing the same yoga flow/sequence every day?

It really depends on what sequence you are doing.  Is this something you made up yourself?  Something you learned out of a book or DVD?  Or is it a sequence your teacher gave you?
Doing too much of... View more

Oct 21
Answered What kind of surface is best for doing yoga?

In no particular order, I’ve practiced on low pile carpets, thick carpets, grass, concrete, cow dung & straw mats, sandy beaches, dried lake beds, dried (obviously) lava, hardwood flooring, wood dec... View more

Oct 21
Answered When is the best time of day to practice yoga?

Practicing Yoga Asanas is very beneficial for the body, but there’s a lot more to it than physical fitness.  ...but, I’m getting ahead of myself and can already feel a preachy rant coming on.. 

... View more
Oct 21
Answered How long does it take to become yoga teacher?

It all depends on what kind of yoga instructor you want to be.

Do you want to be the kind that has significant wisdom, the kind that will add value to people’s lives? The kind that wi... View more

Oct 21
Answered Do Yogis and Sadhus believe in God(s)?

You mean in India?

Simple answer: Some do.  Some don’t.


Complex answer:

Hinduism is a massive religion that has developed over several millennia, and it has many sects and deities with various ava... View more

Oct 21
Answered What is something a yoga teacher can or should do to help develop a student's practice?

Inspire them, based on their individual aspirations, by teaching them one-on-one. 


This is how Mysore-style is taught, and I found it most effective.


When a teacher can connect with a student, meeting ... View more

Oct 21
Answered How do you become an international Ashtanga yoga instructor?

I think an important question is, why would you want to? 

Do your practice.
Practice, practice, practice. 
That’s all it’s about. 


Maybe, at some point, after you’ve spent a few years orbiting My... View more

Oct 21
Answered What is the most dangerous pose in yoga?

Not to sound insincere, but all of them are dangerous.

I know people who have injured themselves in relatively simple side twists and others in basic forward folds. I k... View more
Oct 21
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We’re preparing for the Day In Silence – sshhh
http://bit.ly/DayInSilencePrep

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This is one of my favorite images we’ve made so far.  Nice work B!

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Sep 28

The belief that we are the same one moment to the next, or one year to the next, is a delusion.
http://bigthink.com/ideafeed/good-news-science-buddha-agree-theres-no-you

Sep 27
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Sep 27
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Sep 27

The body may be active or still.
Let it be as it is.
The mind may be busy or quiet.
Let it be as it is.
Neither is what one is.

Wy respond? Why react?

~ Wu Hsin

Sep 26
Sep 26
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Sep 25

To know when to stop,
To know when you can get no further by your own action,
This is the right beginning!
~ Chuang Tzu

Sep 25
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Sep 18
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Sep 15

Self Rolling Mats… 
Great! I can’t wait to lay in savasana next to an enthusiastic yogi who wants to demonstrate how easily, quickly, and flamboyantly it can be rolled up!

Sep 15

I’ll forever be the guy who greets the dog before the person.

Sep 09
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Sep 09
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Sep 05
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Sep 04
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Sep 03
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Sep 03
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Sep 03

Swamiji!!!

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Sep 03
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Aug 30

India is a door into a world that is so bright, so pungent, so loud, and so assaulting it often scares people away.
Read more
https://maptia.com/nancyfarese/stories/an-adventure-with-a-cause

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Aug 24

18 countries in the last 16 months… Join me on Periscope!

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Aug 02
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Aug 02
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Jul 29
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Jul 29

“In the Silence is where all the power is.
 In the Silence is where all the answers are.”
Robert Adams

Jul 29

“In the Silence is where all the power is.
 In the Silence is where all the answers are.”
Robert Adams

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12 Steps for Self Care

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Jun 13

New article about me & NOMAD in Tuja Wellness!  Thanks Courtney!
bit.ly/1eUSi67

Jun 13
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We’ve got new badges and stickers!

Jun 10
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May 18

My favorite corner.

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May 04

Beautiful photo!

May 02

9 minutes of truly excellent guided meditation from Sam Harris on SoundCloud https://soundcloud.com/samharrisorg/mindfulness-meditation-9

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View from the office today.

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Apr 12

I miss that view!

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Now getting set up at a new co-working office in Bali!
http://www.hubud.org/

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Opening prayer to the Yoga Vasishta

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TuffYOGI

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#YogaEverywhere

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#AirportYoga #StopDrop&Yoga #NomadYOGI #BeenThereDoneThat :)

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Feb 07

Difficult surface for the wrists! :)

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I miss both.

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Jan 11

I miss Marin

Jan 07
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I always liked this photo… but I don’t think you’re rockin’ the beard anymore.

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What’s gravity?

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The original Beta site layout for NomadYOGI

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#DeathBeforeDecaf

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