Yoga Journal Live! 2016 Estes Park Colorado

Yoga Journal LIVE! 2016 Estes Park Recap

Yoga Journal LIVE is a conference Yoga Journal holds each year in multiple locations. This year I won a 4-day pass to the Estes Park, Colorado conference. After I shook off the disbelief and awe, I booked a flight and a room at YMCA of the Rockies. Yoga Journal LIVE! My Yoga Heroes (Teachers) Part 2 (see […]

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Photo-Therapy

One Captured Moment

Mind is buzzing tonight.💥Thought-Clutter. But, focusing on taking a picture and then looking back at that one captured moment feels like therapy. 😌 . . . . . . #cityscape #mindfulness #skyline #naturephotography #lights #phototherapy #instarelax #clutter -#halifax #night #thoughts #clearmymind #view A post shared by YogaShelf (@yogashelf) on Oct 25, 2016 at 3:13pm PDT

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Book Review: The Language of Yoga - Sanskrit

Book Review: The Language of Yoga: Complete A to Y Guide

Deepen Your Yoga Practice with Language The Language of Yoga: Complete A to Y Guide to Asana Names, Sanskrit Terms, and Chants By Nicolai Bachman Sounds True (July 31, 2005), 139 pages + 2 CDs The Language of Yoga gives a brief yet balanced introduction to Sanskrit, the language of yoga. This book has two accompanying CDs that demonstrate Sanskrit pronunciation. The […]

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YogaShelf Book Review: Yoga for Body Image

Book Review: Yoga and Body Image

Paper Cuts & Bandaids Yoga and Body Image: 25 Personal Stories About Beauty, Bravery & Loving Your Body By Melanie Klein & Anna Guest-Jelley Llewellyn Publications (October 8, 2014), 264 pages Yoga and Body Image is like reading a diary — by 25 people. Authors Melanie Klein and Anna Guest-Jelley combine their own stories with other men and women in the […]

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Plank Challenge: YogaShelf Test Your Limits

Plank Challenge

UPDATE: Week has passed, my best time: 3 mins 2 seconds   Plank Challenge – but why? Why am I doing a plank challenge? Definitely not because I want to beat this guy with his 8 hour Guinness World Record. My reasons: Need more specific, tangible goals in my life right now. I just celebrated […]

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