Sam Salwei Originator of a yoga modality “Movement arts to keep your body in shape to do fun things.” Sam Salwei is one of the original YogaSlackers. He and Jason Magness started the organization in 2004 when a picture was taken of them at a yoga festival creating yoga poses on a slackline and soon … Continue reading "Sam Salwei, originator of a yoga modality"
Leah Emmott Owner and originator of Inner Fire Brand Clothing “I left a 40 per week job to become an entrepreneur with an 80 hour per week job.” Her yoga journey began with Bikram and after an injury, she transitioned into an exploration of other styles. She discovered Moksha Yoga and became enamored with their … Continue reading "Leah Emmott: Owner & Originator of Inner Fire Brand Clothing."
This episode contains occasional profanity. Peg Mulqueen began practicing yoga 17 years ago, after her kickboxing class and she would leave before savasana because taking a break in life didn’t make sense to her. She started teaching yoga because the regular teacher was pregnant. After that, she began studying yoga sequences and only then did … Continue reading "Peg Mulqueen; Ashtanga teacher, magazine editor, podcaster and more"
A short story about the Indian God, Brahma and how he created the Dream that we call life. If you like this story, you can find it and more like it in the book, Ganesha Goes to Lunch by Kamla K Kapur Thanks to Matt Worley for introducing the episode. His Facebook profile. A big … Continue reading "How Brahma Created the Dream – A story"
This is the second episode of two. The first episode was released immediately before this one. Yoga is about freedom and doing right by your tribe. – 13 Hands This episode contains occasional profanity. The conversation jumps around to many different topics, including his process of learning his own body. He tells about spending hours … Continue reading "Part 2 of the interview with 13 Hands: Grammy nominated musician, yoga professor and a fun guy to talk to"
13 Hands aka Dalien Grammy nominated musician, yoga professor and a fun guy to talk with This episode contains the occasional profanity. The conversation is split into two episodes. The second part will be posted soon. Dalien is the yang of this man; the business man and the hustler. 13 Hands is the yin; the … Continue reading "13 Hands, aka Dalien (part 1): Grammy nominated musician, yoga professor and a fun guy to talk to"
Daniel Scott is a traveling yoga and AcroYoga teacher. We caught up at Wanderlust in Snowshoe Resort in West Virginia. We talk about the dissatisfaction with his life before yoga and at 27 years old, he left New York and traveled the world. In doing so, he reinvented himself in a way that he could … Continue reading "Speaking with world traveler and yoga teacher, Daniel Scott at Wanderlust."
A short story about the god, Indra who is captured by and imprisoned by illusion. If you like this story, you can find it and more like it in the book, Ganesha Goes to Lunch by Kamla K Kapur Thanks to Matt Worley for introducing the episode. His Facebook profile. A big thanks to 13 … Continue reading "Indra Gets Caught – A story"
Alia Khan and I conducted this interview at Wanderlust in Snowshoe, WV. She is a yoga teacher and owns a yoga studio in Washington D.C. She found herself in the business of yoga after becoming dissatisfied with her job as an attorney. The motivation came from understanding the difference between being comfortable and being happy. … Continue reading "Alia Khan; How a Recovering Lawyer becomes a studio owner"
A short story about Ganesha and greed. About recognizing the difference between wants and needs. And about food. If you like this story, you can find it and more like it in the book, Ganesha Goes to Lunch by Kamla K Kapur Thanks to David Davis for introducing the episode. A big thanks to 13 … Continue reading "Ganesha Goes to Lunch – A story"