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Yogi Reads: The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali

by Olivia Cecchettini The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali Translation and Commentary by Sri Swami Satchidananda Summary: Sutra in Sanskrit means “thread.” Each verse of the sutras is a thread in the tapestry of Raja Yoga, a yogic path of meditation … Continue reading

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Yogi Reads: Courage: The Joy of Living Dangerously

by Olivia Cecchettini “Courage: The Joy of Living Dangerously” by Osho Summary: Courage: The Joy of Living Dangerously examines the very human experience of fear and challenges the ways in which we would typically respond. A provocative spiritual teacher, Osho believes … Continue reading

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Yogi Reads: Light On Life

by Olivia Cecchettini “Light on Life: The Yoga Journey to Wellness, Inner Peace, and Ultimate Freedom”  by B. K. S. Iyengar Summary: Known throughout the world as one of the great yoga teachers, B. K. S. Iyengar touched many lives through … Continue reading

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Yogi Reads: Be Love Now

by Olivia Cecchettini “Be Love Now: The Path of the Heart” by Ram Dass Summary: Part memoir and part spiritual guide to simple living, Be Love Now offers a fascinating glimpse into Ram Dass’s path following his personal Guru, Marahaji-ji. Guru, in the West, … Continue reading

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Reflection on B.K.S. Iyengar’s Legacy

Yoga One teacher Jennifer Tipton wrote a beautiful reflection on the life and practice of one of her yoga mentors, B.K.S. Iyengar for YogiTimes. Read the whole article here. Jennifer teaches Yoga for Backs on Tuesdays at 7:30pm and Rooftop … Continue reading

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