Yoga And The Wizard Of Oz

Yoga And The Wizard Of Oz

What I Did Not Know I currently live in Victoria, BC,I grew up in Toronto, so tornadoes were never really much of an issue for me. Although, I’ve always been fascinated by tornadoes, movies like “Twister”, about the immense force that tornadoes create, I find fascinating. As a child growing up, one of the more predominant memories I have is watching the Wizard of Oz. I am  not sure why, but it was something that

Why Yoga is Becoming Popular in Canada

Why Yoga is Becoming Popular in Canada

Just The Facts Yoga has been becoming a more and more known routine in the modern society, especially Canada. Statistics from google trends show that our country has been leading the way; British Columbia being the top province and Parksville, Vancouver and then Victoria in the lead for cities. But what is it that is making it so popular? It allows you to “disconnect” from the pace of technology. The world that we know today,

What Is Yoga: Revisited Again!

What Is Yoga: Revisited Again!

What It Is Really?  While many view yoga as the latest work out trend, this ancient practice represents the symbol of self love. In our modern society with ever changing surroundings, majority of us are in a continuous battle with stress. Yoga has proven itself scientifically, time after time. Studies have shown that it can actually alter our DNA and rewire our brains. I’ve worked with cancer patients who heal at a miraculous rate with

Was Gandhi A Yogi?

Was Gandhi A Yogi?

Intro Yoga is a part of the Hindu culture and Gandhi was a Hindu. Having said that for the record he was a yogi!   Early Life Before Gandhi was “Gandhi Gandhi”, he was actually trained to be a barrister (i.e a lawyer). He did his training in England and for the first 2 years after graduating from law school, he lived in London. He spent those years trying to fit in with English culture

Why Enlightenment Is An Individual Thing!

Why Enlightenment Is An Individual Thing!

What is enlightenment? As we all know the definition of enlightenment refers to the state of been enlightened. Therefore in my understanding of enlightenments to each individual could be completely different, is a change in state is irrelevant to the truth. It bases on ones stage of life, experiences, desires etc. Be able to realize that this consciousness is prior to any idea, image, term, or belief. Why Its An Individual Thing To me, enlightenment

Another Look At What Is Enlightenment!

Another Look At What Is Enlightenment!

What is enlightenment? Enlightenment makes your heart and mind completely transform to a place of inner peace and joy. Why its so big It can bring you to tears. It takes things that you have burdened your mind and body with and makes it seem like something completely different and insignificant. We become at one with ourselves…connect with others as well…the walls come down. The ego goes and we see ourselves as more blessed to

The Future Of Yoga Again!

The Future Of Yoga Again!

How It Is Now! The future of yoga. Where is once-sacred practice headed? I am sure everyone has seen it advertised everywhere; from poster board advertisements, to well-known companies like Lululemon. It’s obviously a source of revenue these days, but where is the meaning behind it going? As it has evolved from practicing yoga for meditation and seeking self-truth from thousands of years ago, to the Western 21st century where it is commonly used as

You Are Yoga!!!

You Are Yoga!!!

  Gannon’s Comment: You Are Yoga When Sharon Gannon was asked what she thought yoga was in 2015, at a yoga conference in New York City, she replied back saying, ‘the answer to that question is wrong, the fact is we don’t do yoga, we are yoga”! Of course the reporter didn’t follow up with what she meant by that, and for the next few years it went without an explanation. Recently, in 2017, Gannon

Why Its All About Us!

Why Its All About Us!

When were born As it goes in yoga, we are all born perfect. We’ve all heard that phrase, but the fact is, it’s true. What happens once we’re born is we are given an identity. With this we begin to fragment from our true selves and we begin our journey with the false self. With the false self, we learn the rules of our society (as well as laws), be Canada, Victoria, Toronto, Vancouver and with that

New Look At: What is Yoga?

New Look At: What is Yoga?

Yoga: History Many people who are new to yoga ask the simple question: What is yoga. The answer is not always an easy one to answer; but here is a simple answer: Yoga is the spiritual fitness of the mind, body and soul. This pre-historic practice has made its way into to a post-contemporary society by engaging the body through prayer and connecting fractal, soul energy all over the world. Why Yoga is continuously viewed