You cannot find yourself by going into the past. You can find yourself by coming into the present.
~ Eckhart Tolle
HP: 20 Things I Learned From Traveling Around the World
Clayton Cornell and The Huffington Post present an interesting list of 20 things he learned while traveling around the world: Most places are as safe (or safer) than home. I remember confessing to my mother recently that I had a big night out in Budapest and stumbled back to my apartment at dawn. Her reaction […]
The Way of The Master
“There is one single thread binding my way together… the way of the Master consists in doing one’s best… that is all.” ~ Confucius from The Analects of Confucius One of the main themes of Confucianism is becoming the ideal person, chun yu, who embodies virtue, which is very similar to the Greek concept of areté. The classic […]
BKS Iyengar on “Jumping” in Yoga
Overcoming Asana has a very detailed piece on jumping back in Ashtanga Yoga. I encourage all yoga practioners to read it when they have the opportunity. “Iyengar talking about his guru Krishnamacharya in an interview from the movie Enlighten up. Iyengar is focusing on the ‘jumping’ aspect of Krishnamacharya’s teaching and explaining it as a […]