The Art of Doing Nothing – Wu Wei

The other day a friend asked me what I had planned for the New Year. And I struggled to say that I didn’t have any plans (yet …). It took me a bit by surprise as I usually have some projects in the pipeline that I want to pursue and while I have a few […]

A traditional yoga practice

A traditional yoga practice is a self-practice where the teacher guides and mentors you through a sequence.

How to overcome difficulty, break unhelpful habits and establish new routines

With our upcoming Manifestation workshop, I thought I share a few of my personal stories with you that have been initiated by exactly such “Manifestation” Days or Periods. I always find that when I can get a glimpse of other people’s lives and how they managed through difficult periods, how they dealt with trauma or […]

What is Yoga Stamina?

Let’s face it: Our modern lifestyle and resulting body movement and posture is a far cry from the life and regime of the traditional yoga practitioners. When you factor age and a history of injuries and illnesses into the equation the discrepancy widens. I found this out the hard way when my left shoulder collapsed […]

Personal Introspection

I was never one to practice fast but I loved the constant flow of my practice – from one posture to the next one breath at a time, being absorbed in the moment and feeling unrestricted and – most of the time – at ease. This all changed when my shoulder (or my whole body?) […]

Yoga Healing

It always amazes me how the universe can work in strange, mysterious and wonderful ways. And the deeper we delve into our yoga practice, the more we become aware of the synchronicities (or synchro-destinies) in our environment – through little signs like seemingly random conversation, articles, books or dreams. I always had a fascination of […]