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Yoga Inspiration

Dec 1, 2022

Holding space for those in pursuit of spiritual or psychological growth is not a path free from compassion fatigue yet we must look at how absorbing the pressure of the ‘pedestal’ is one of the catalysts for burnout.

But what if our teachers aren't really the ones leading the way? After all, personal...


Nov 24, 2022

Swami Chidananda once lived a life of expensive cars and partying–exactly what you might expect of a young investment banker. 

But his life took a dramatic turn after realising that rising to the top still meant he was a cog in the capitalist machine. He had a call to follow his purpose even if that meant taking a...


Nov 3, 2022

If you were blindfolded and asked to describe what’s in front of you, you might say ‘thin and ropey’. At least, that’s what you’d say if an elephant’s tail was in front of you. This description of your experience is true, but it’s not the whole elephant. 

When it comes to understanding this life, the same...


Oct 27, 2022

Tim takes inspiration from David Bowie’s song ‘Heroes’ (and his own guru experience) to unravel the everpresent draw towards figures of leadership.

Yet, on a spiritual path, we face the choice to turn to our yoga teacher or an acclaimed guru. But really, what’s the difference?

Tim explores how the idea...


Oct 20, 2022

As yoga evolves, there's a risk of over-complication and self-centredness. In this episode, Ashtanga Yoga Teacher, David Swenson, takes us on an exploration of yoga observations from almost 50 years of dedication. 

To him, what’s changed the most over the decades is the way people show up to yoga. For some there’s a...