Center Director Carolyn Belko is in Pune, India this month studying with Guruji and the Iyengars. Our blessings are with her as she travels, studies and learns. We look forward to her return! Read on to learn a little more about our teacher who so generously shares Guruji’s light and love with us all.
Who would’ve thought that a sometimes strict and frequently demanding Iyengar Yoga teacher would say about practice: “As soon as you stand on the mat, it’s almost like a magic carpet ride.”
“Guruji often says to us that getting on the mat is the most important thing,” Carolyn explains. “In other words, the laundry list of things you thought you had to do before you got on the mat kind of melts, disappears and completely transforms when your practice is over and you get off the mat. So practice helps put everything in order even though a lot of times you think you have to get everything in order before you get on the mat.
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