Month: January 2012

Shine & Refine Jan 30, 2012

The week of teachings with Geshe Michael Roach on the Bhagavad Gita has been intense. I have received so much valuable info. In pondering what to bring into my teaching right away, I focus on my genuine concern for the

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Shine & Refine Jan 23, 2012

This special launch class brought a great group of teachers & deep practitioners into the studio. I am influenced by Glenn Black’s 2 two hour workshops on Shoulders and Hips last week at Ishta Yoga. We looked at the skeleton

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Shine & Refine Day 3 – Jan 16

I was inspired by a book that Margi Young recommended: The Courage to Teach by Parker Palmer. Palmer writes, “Good teachers possess a capacity for connectedness”. They “weave” the connections between themselves, their subjects, and their students on “the loom

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Shine & Refine Day 2 – Jan 9

We introduced ourselves. After class one teacher wrote, “I loved that there were other people in the room asking the same kinds of questions as i usually do (or at least want to). There is such a need for this

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Shine & Refine Day 1 – Jan 2

January 2, 2012 Inspired by a Rumi poem & The Inner Game of Tennis – appreciating the inner intelligence that is already within each of us. There are two kinds of intelligence: One acquired, as a child in school memorizes

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