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There are retreats in Costa Rica and catalogs full of expensive courses at Kripalu and Omega. There are studios full of $20 courses. But what if you can’t afford these things or they’re totally off your radar?

Maybe this will explain why “by donation” center Yoga to the People is always so crowded, and how I ended up leading 180 public school girls in sun salutations this week……? Check this out:

Yoga Off The Mat

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posted January 27, 2008 at 10:27 pm

i love yoga to the people!
1 1/2 hour class at noon on Sunday.
sweaty, old-fashioned, ashtanga-based
freakin’ GIANT glass singing bowls ringing thru one’s body for, like 3 whole minutes at the end of class.
no inversions
very few adjustments, which makes me cringe when someone next to me is doing something so wrong and i can’t help them
really crowded — no, wait, that’s a plus–
More yoga to more people! hooray

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posted January 29, 2008 at 8:39 pm

i love the singing bowl, too!
didn’t know about the sunday 1/5 hr class….but did know about the candlelit sunday 7 pm class! rockin’
maybe see you there!

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Stillman Brown

posted January 31, 2008 at 12:32 pm

yoga to the people rocks my jock, and I suck at yoga!

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