Author Archives: yogaknitdra

Judith Hanson Lasater: Relax & Renew: earlybird countdown, 4 days to go!

If you have been thinking about attending Judith Hanson Lasater’s workshops in Sydney and Melbourne in August this year, now is definitely the time to book. Places are still available for both workshops and there are just a couple of … Continue reading

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Sutra 1.10 – Sleep

Sutra 1.10    abhava pratyaya alambana vrttih nidra Deep sleep is when the mind is overcome with heaviness and no other activities are present. TKV Desikachar Sleep is the non-deliberate absence of thought-waves or knowledge. BKS Iyengar Coincedental perhaps that this … Continue reading

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Weaving the Sutras in again…1.9

I’m enjoying the break afforded this time of year. I don’t need to be anywhere at a particular time, the housework is mostly done and I can do with the days as I please. This morning that meant the freedom … Continue reading

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Summer Solstice of Socks

2011 has certainly been the year of the sock. It began with the Super Special Six Personal Sock Club, though by the forth pair I’d strayed into wildcard territory and was loosely following the pattern for the next couple of … Continue reading

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A Hazy Purple Summer

I haven’t written in a little while. Lots happening on all fronts and as I see the light at the end of 2011 I’m focusing on the important questions in life. Like, can you really have too many purple cardigans … Continue reading

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The yoga of Dickens: A Tale of Two St’ities

I may not have studied much yogic philosophy lately, thought I’ve certainly made up for it with my Inquiry of some classic authors. First there was The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, then an assortment of Jane Austen and Charlotte Bronte … Continue reading

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Fox Faces – Super Special Six Sock Club #5

Not quite have the same elegance as “chanel no. 5”, though these Fox Faces socks do have an elegance all their own.  I decided to combine the Fox Faces pattern by Nancy Bush from Super Special Six Sock Club #4 … Continue reading

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