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Afternoon Eco-Retreat at Ecotopia Hot Springs on 11/11

Afternoon Eco-Retreat with Forest Bathing Club & YogaRejuvenation at Ecotopia Hot Springs ~ On the afternoon of November 11, YogaRejuvenation teams up with Marin-based Forest Bathing Club  for a magical afternoon eco-retreat. We will soak in private hot springs, frolic

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Moving Through Injury

It’s very natural to run from pain. The human condition is to seek that which feels good, and repel that which feels bad. There is a common misconception in today’s commercialized Yoga climate that Yoga is supposed to take away

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Acknowledge Death, Cherish Life

Most of us live our busy lives forgetting the simple fact that at some point, we will die. We live in a constant state of denial, in which we have subconsciously and willfully pushed this reality out of our minds.

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Strength, Steadiness, and Stability

This morning in class at Mission Ashtanga in San Francisco, I overheard Devorah say to a student, “Conserve your energy. Don’t do more than what is asked in the pose, because a lot is being asked of you.” It struck

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Practicing With Gratitude

Today on my mat, it came to me in a flash that I take my practice — and myself — way too seriously. I’ve wrestled in my life with being what you might call a “type A” achiever. From an

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Smile-asana

Next time you step onto your mat, try this experiment. Make the focus of your practice the art of “Smile-asana”: in which the outer edges of the lips curl upward, the eyes relax half-open and half-closed, the wrinkles of the

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