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Unroll Europe: the lululemon yoga tour

We packed a van full of yogis and we were headed on a European tour across six different European countries over 13 days. Thank you all 2000 yogis who joined us along the way with local ambassadors and my fellow global ambassadors: Eoin Finn, Gloria Latham, Kerri Kelly and Ryan…

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The Light of Your Soul

This line came out of a conversation that I was having with a teacher that I am mentoring. I was basically sharing the difficulties that I had experienced when I had decided to leave my home in New Mexico and move to London to play music. That first year was…

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Just announced: Seattle in July!

Workshops at Yoga Lab Northwest in Seattle NORTH AMERICA! I will be coming to Seattle July 10th & 11th! I am SO excited! This workshop has been 2 years in the making, so you can TRUST that it is going to be magic! Details Location: Yoga Lab Northwest Dates: July…

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it’s just happening

behind the quote The above quote is something that I said in a recent class at Cihangir Yoga. I was describing the brain’s process of taking information in from the world around us and creating a story of how what we experience relates to us — a very necessary tool…

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Interview with an Accidental Yoga Teacher

This article was written by Lindsay Peak, who attended workshops in Doha, Qatar at Yama Yoga last year: Handstands, headstands, arm balances. Some of us start beaming in anticipation when we hear these, while some of us recoil in a series of hesitating thoughts. After an exuberant weekend workshop with…

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Advice For New Yoga Teachers

I was recently interviewed by Celest about advice for yoga teachers just starting out and my own journey with yoga, and thought I would share some of my thoughts with you. Enjoy! how I became a yoga teacher How I became a yoga teacher is a mystery to me even…

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Highlights From Beyond the Mat Part 2

If you missed yesterday’s Beyond the Mat event with Chris, below are some highlights from the one-hour Q&A with our global online community during this event, which place takes monthly on Cihangir Yoga’s Facebook wall. With the plethora of YTTs out there, how does one pick a good program? Thanks!…

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Beyond the Mat Recap

Last October, Chris hosted Cihangir Yoga’s first Beyond the Mat event. For an hour, you could ask him anything – from yoga tips to how to handle a cough in savasana. In case you missed it, here are some highlights (*answers have been edited for brevity). If you’ve got a…