Up until Sunday I was on fine form, then I go and cut my finger....sliced the skin off my little finger's knuckle while washing a glass I forgot had a crack in it. Thought I would be able to get back to practice, but any slight knock or bend and off the blood would start again. Also, it is surprisng just how much we use out little fingers. So nearly a week of just standing postures, and a new appreciation for how important every little part of the body really is.
Dharma Mittra's 'ASANAS: 608 Yoga Poses.
The devotion. The surrender.
There's not much written in this book, but what there is cuts to the core, and the rest can be seen clearly in his asana.
When can I get to New York?
Found my homework for the next few weeks, Dharma wrote:
"Essentially, if you control your mouth - what you put into it and what comes out of it - you've controlled much of your mind already."
Perfect for Christmas. Our Winter Solstice, Yoga Nidra will be followed by Japanese Temple Cuisene, absolutely delicious and 100% vegan, a quiet calm event to mark the darkest night and the return of light.