Core Power

admin ayurveda, Ojas, self care, strength training, yoga 5 Comments

Since having viral meningitis almost 2 years ago I have had to relearn how to use my energy, not only in how I exercise but in all facets of my life, my relationships, my attention from moment to moment, even in where I place significance or value. This quest has challenged me to ask questions like, where is my core? …

Svaha!

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Many years ago my Ayurvedic Doctor, Sonam Targee, recommended that I start taking therapeutic baths every Monday. He explained, “Monday is the day of the Moon, so this is a way for you to celebrate and honor your feminine nature.” This was not the first time he had given me advice, that to my college-aged brain seemed a bit woo-woo …

Who do you think you are?

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Yoga is a process of identification- an ever-changing and expanding version of yourself. For this reason if you choose to walk the path it is essential to have tools of self-reflection, space and time to exercise those tools and honest relationships to support you as the inevitable road-blocks come up. When I first began practicing yoga I identified myself as …