Monthly Archives: January 2011

First day of school: “Just open your mouth wider”

I had a very long day.  But it was a very fulfilling day and it confirmed for me that my decision to come to India to deepen my yoga practice was the right one.  The Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram welcomed its … Continue reading

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Day one in Chennai

OK.  Day one in Chennai.  I slept in a bit this morning and didn’t get out of bed until 8 but I got myself together to venture out before it got too hot outside.  My i-touch came in very handy … Continue reading

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I can’t believe that worked!

I am sitting in my apartment in Chennai.  I really am.  I’m on my bed, actually, as I typed this.  When I was planning all of this months ago from my apartment in New York, it was just all fuzzy … Continue reading

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Happenstance

Someone once told me there is no such thing as a coincidence; that things in life happen for a reason.  Two months ago I started a blog entry entitled “happenstance” that I never finished writing.  It had to do with … Continue reading

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Looking at the world through multi-colored Indian glasses

When I first arrived in India and saw people walking out on the street barefoot I took notice.  But now, I find it all perfectly normal.  So normal that sometimes, I walk around barefoot outside of my cottage too.  Yesterday … Continue reading

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Sirodhara and Urovasthi: Day seven in Wyanad

The ayurvedic retreat where I was staying had no internet connection for the past few days so this is about 5 days old.  I just arrived in Mysore this afternoon and can get online again!  Anyway.  This is from January … Continue reading

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Day six in Wyanad, India: marking two months on the road

I left New York on November 18, 2010 so I’ve been traveling for two months now.  It has been so rewarding and educational that I very much look forward to what the next two months will bring.  I am really … Continue reading

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