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The Yogic Boner

‎My female friend who is a yogini is not by any means the sexiest creature throughout the Milky Way. She is not as busty as Julia Perez or Castano, whoever she is now married to. She is not even close … Continue reading

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A Hobbyist Yogi’s Rants

‎It’s confusing for me to answer questions like:”How long did it take you to master this pose or that pose?” or “Can you now do pose X or pose Y?” or “How’s the progress of your practice? Do you manage … Continue reading

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Like Any Other Industries, There’s So Much Compassion and Hatred in the Yoga Industry

‎Peaceful looks of yoga students and gurus, calm ambiance of a yoga class, soft tone of a yoga practitioner’s voice may lead you to a misleading conception of yoga industry. Yes, the INDUSTRY, not the teachings, norms and values. I … Continue reading

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On Being a Yogapreneur

“One day I drove to work and realized I couldn’t do it anymore, called in sick, drafted my two-week notice and the rest is history.”- Charlie Pabst That was the quotation I copied and pasted on my Facebook wall this … Continue reading

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The Father of Modern Yoga BKS Iyengar Dies at 95

Born on 14 December 1918, our yoga role model authoring Light on Yoga (dubbed as the bible of yoga these days) died in Bellur, British India today 20 August 2014. He is 95 years old. It’s a very devastating piece … Continue reading

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Yoga Gurus are as Messy as You are

“We are as fucked up as you are.”- Sex in the City That sounds like what a yoga guru should say to his or her students, too. Nobody is fully immune to this. All of us are fucked up in … Continue reading

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Yoga Gembira Community Featured on Dahsyat

No one thinks “Dahsyat” (literally means “magnificent”) as a serious TV program we yoga community should go to to spread our healthy and balanced lifestyle message. But what is the medium, if you can tell more people about the cause? … Continue reading

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Stop Thinking B. K. S. Iyengar was Born That Flexible. He was NOT!

B. K. S. Iyengar is widely known for his masterpiece “Light on Yoga”, a thick how-to book that most yogis and yoginis refer to as ‘yoga bible’. The pictures are captivating and jaw dropping, too, especially if you’re a beginner. … Continue reading

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