Welcome

The desire for well-being and fulfillment has brought many to the practices of Yoga. Yoga’s wisdom is an entry point into accessing our innate well-being and yoga’s disciplines are the path to fulfillment. Hopefully this website will provide inspiration, companionship, guidance and provoke self-inquiry for those of us on the path.  Blog posts below (click the title …

Recognition

What more can I say– birth is a moment of recognition, whether seen as meeting the world for the first time, giving form to life’s potential, or in re-birth, having a life-changing experience of life’s all-powerful throb. To re-cognize is to see once more– life in oneself and oneself in all of life. The edges …

A Talk on Moksha Shiva

Given during the installation of a new Shiva murti at the WYC’s 45th Anniversary Celebration (I invite you to change any reference of ‘as a school’ to ‘as seekers’ so that you feel included, because you are!) Moksha means Truly Free—what does true freedom look like/mean? In this form of Shiva there is a graceful …

Fleeting opportunities

The Royal Empress tree that resides outside my window graces us yearly with a few weeks of beautiful purple bell flowers. They are now falling one by one and the leaves are beginning to turn the purple landscape greener every day. I find each year this tree encourages me to appreciate the short breath of …

2017 Annual Fall Retreat

Annual Fall Yoga Retreat with Certified Anusara yoga teacher Julia Oct 13-16 2017 (Friday-Monday) at Storm King Mountain The Secret of Retreat: It’s an Inner Pose The word retreat first and foremost means to withdraw, to back down. How does this relate to our use of a retreat as a refuge, a place to find solace and …

2017 Immersion

Anusara Yoga Immersion 100 hrs of study with Julia Pearring Sept 2017-May 2018 This Immersion is an opportunity to engage with the full range of the Yoga practices in a small group setting with the guidance of a sought after teacher. Immersing in this way transforms your practice of asana, meditation and self-reflection. Deepen your …