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Tao Porchon Lynch - 97 year old yoga teacher

Am I too old for Yoga?

Am I too old for Yoga? Whether you’re recently retired or a few decades into your golden years, you may be looking for a new pastime to keep yourself active and your days full. As some activities might become harder to take on as you age, it’s not unusual to question your ability to join… Read more »

Share the Love

Share the Love Walking down the street in my favourite suburb, I watched a young father pushing a pram. Soon he lifted his baby out of it, as she wasn’t settling, and comforted her. She got lots of cuddles and kisses, and it was apparent how much he loved and adored her. The young father… Read more »

What is Yoga – Being Connected

What is Yoga – Being Connected In the endeavour to be part of the full life that surrounds us, staying ‘connected’, and up to date with the latest trends, living the ‘Zeitgeist’ – which literally means ‘the spirit of the age’ – there is so much on offer and so much to do. We find… Read more »

How has Yoga changed over the past 30 years?

How has Yoga changed over the past 30 years? From a mention in an ancient text to the widely popular practice we know today, Yoga has grown and developed an unimaginable amount over the past five thousand years. However, it was not until the twentieth century that the western world began to participate in and… Read more »

30 Years of North Sydney Yoga!

In 1997, plans for the future really weren’t on my mind at all. A comfortable part-time office job working with lovely people, allowed me to pursue my passion with all my focus and energy – Yoga. Back then at Yoga Moves, Eileen Hall gradually introduced me to the Ashtanga Yoga second series, and I still… Read more »

Guruji lives here

In Celebration Of Sri K Pattabhi Jois’ 100th Birthday The film is called “Guruji Lives Here.” This title was chosen because, as was so apparent from all the footage that was received, it is clear that his teachings have been carried throughout the world and live within Ashtangi’s everywhere – even within practitioners who never… Read more »

What is Yoga? Choosing the best yoga outfit

What is Yoga? Choosing the best yoga outfit One of the things I love most about teaching Yoga is the privilege of dealing with people when they are ‘stripped down’ to their yoga gear; when they are in a position to be able to let go of the role they occupy in their day to day life,… Read more »