Variety is the spice of life – and of yoga! (Guest post)

Read on for a guest post about going to different yoga teachers and what it taught the student, not just about yoga, but about herself. "In the 25+ years of my life that I’ve been practising yoga, I have always been quite a ‘monogamous’ student. In the various places I’ve lived, I have always managed … Continue reading Variety is the spice of life – and of yoga! (Guest post)

Reflections on Iyengar’s influence

Since BKS Iyengar died, many articles have been written about his influence, greatness etc. I thought I'd reflect briefly on how I feel he has had an impact on my yoga life. I think the first point to note is that many of the yoga teachers in the UK in the '70s and '80s were … Continue reading Reflections on Iyengar’s influence

Sri BKS Iyengar dies aged 95

Today, 20th August 2014, the legendary BKS Iyengar died in India, aged 96. Some early tributes announcing his death can be read on Yoga Journal, Hindustan Times, Yogi Times, the BKS Iyengar Yoga website and some tributes and embedded videos on Elephant Journal website. Even if you've never been to an Iyengar class, even if you've … Continue reading Sri BKS Iyengar dies aged 95