Teacher Profiles

Teacher Profile: Seda Aksut

Seda Aksut shares her story of personal healing through the practice of Kundalini yoga
Seda Aksut suggests we meet at a small Italian restaurant near the Hermosa Pier. It turned out […]

By |August 31st, 2015|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments

Teacher Profile: Parashakti Sigalit Bat-Haim

Parashakti Sigalit Bat-Haim talks about finding freedom through the Dance of Liberation
“For the Kabalah, the Jewish mystics, dance is the deepest expression of joy. Where silence and music meet is […]

By |July 1st, 2015|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments

Teacher Profile: Kathleen Ross-Allee

Kathleen Ross-Allee provides yoga therapy for the recovery and healing process of cancer patients.
Photos by David Young-Wolff

Before she became a yoga therapist or even a fitness and wellness professional, a friend […]

By |June 2nd, 2015|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments

Teacher Profile: Bizzie Gold

Bizzie Gold: A leap of faith inspires an empowered tribe

“The cure to something hidden or kept secret,” is the translation of the Marathi word “Buti.” This is the name dynamic […]

By |April 27th, 2015|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments

Yoga Rocks: The Driving Beat of Eric Paskel

Yoga Rocks: The Driving Beat of Eric Paskel, owner of Yoga Shelter Studio
A playlist that includes Rage Against the Machine isn’t necessarily the type of music you expect to hear […]

By |March 27th, 2015|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments


Its 9:30am on a Wednesday morning as I make my way into the class of a yoga teacher who aficionados say can transform outlooks and, more profoundly, lives.

As I enter […]

By |March 2nd, 2015|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments

Keith Mitchell: From NFL Linebacker to Mindfulness Coach

One moment, Keith Mitchell is a linebacker on a football field, wearing a jersey emblazoned with the number 59. In the next moment, he’s taken the hardest hit of his […]

By |January 29th, 2015|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments

B.K.S. Iyengar: The Legacy of a Beloved Teacher

The impact of B.K.S. Iyengar as a yoga practitioner and dedicated teacher has influenced the totality of the landscape of modern yoga. We asked some notable students of Iyengar to […]

By |December 16th, 2014|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments

The Sun and Moon of Terra Gold

The first time I spoke with Terra Gold, my immediate impression was of the kindness and warmth in her voice. This was several years ago, when one Monday evening I […]

By |September 29th, 2014|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments

The Gift of My Guru. B.K.S. Iyengar – Touching the Core

Whenever one thinks about a famous personality or world figure, there is the perception that they are so famous and so busy that they couldn’t possibly be available for consultation, […]

By |August 21st, 2014|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments