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Another fantastic encounter at the OM Yoga Show

Check out this practitioner’s experience with Punk Rock Yoga:

Posted in Yoga Philosophy

Punk Rock Yoga rubs off on an aspiring teacher in London

Check it out in her own words:

Posted in Yoga News, Yoga Philosophy

What can Christmas mean to yoga students?

As we approach Christmas, many in the yoga community turn up our noses at the holiday. Certainly there are many issues with Christmas at least in the United States. One only needs to look at videos from Black Friday to

Posted in Yoga Philosophy

Read this now

Read this amazingly told personal journey as a punk evolves into a multidimensional yoga practioner and punk. Read about some of the ills in modern yoga and some cures she offers. We’re hoping she joins the PRY crew very soon.

Posted in Yoga Philosophy

Practicing namaste during election time

As the United States Federal elections approach labels are flying around. The contest is being framed as just that–a contest–with emphasis on winning and losing, and more disturbingly, “us versus them,” which is coming from both political parties. It is

Posted in Yoga Philosophy

Extending liberation throughout our day

This is the final of three posts based upon our forum discussion in NYC this June. According to the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, one of the definitive texts on yoga, the final step, or limb, on the yogic path is

Posted in Uncategorized, Yoga Philosophy

Overstepping our bounds as teachers

At our recent forum discussion in NYC we talked about yoga teachers taking things a bit too far in their lectures. We discussed some root causes of this and how to remedy it. Unlike Pilates, which was developed as a

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Living your namaste

We tackled some hefty topics at a recent forum discussion in NYC and will be posting a series of pieces resulting from that discussion. There’s a differentiation between people who take yoga classes to feel better physically and mentally and

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I’m taking ideas

I’m preparing for the PRY philosophy talk in NYC and would love some ideas. Tell us what you would like to learn, debate, contemplate. Discussion notes will be posted on the web site for all to share. Thanks

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Book excerpt: Purity (saucha)

We will be featuring excerpts from the Punk Rock Yoga Manifesto to encourage discussion and an exchange of ideas. Please comment and add your thoughts on this aspect of yoga practice. Purity (saucha) Saucha (SHAUW-chah) Definition: “By purification arises disgust

Posted in Books, Books and Gear, Yoga Philosophy

See for yourself

Video is worth ten thousdand words--check out Punk Rock Yoga in action

Danalynn Scott-Livingston

Punk Rock Yoga Manifesto