yoga philosophy

A Return or a Re-Turning?

Posted by on Jun 1, 2020 in carson city yoga studio, home practice, yoga philosophy | 6 comments

A Return or a Re-Turning?

The following blog post began as a journal entry and became a letter to you, if you are here and reading. It is from Amy, owner of Carson City Yoga. There are a lot of words, and no pictures. It is long, and there are more questions than answers, so consider this fair warning. Read at your own risk, and then, if you can stand to be uncomfortable, go ask your own questions. Dear Friends – I want to to tell you this today. I want to tell you that my heart hurts. I want to tell you that I am feeling such deep sadness. I am about to send out a newsletter to announce the re-opening of our...

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Your Practice is Calling

Posted by on Mar 20, 2020 in home practice, yoga philosophy | 1 comment

Your Practice is Calling… (Expanded and adapted from recent CCY instagram posts) Slowing down is a practice. Slowing down is a function of presence rather than time. Slowing down is not something our society is accustomed to, and… we are being invited in this moment to slow down. How is it for you these days? Do you feel the anxiety of setting down the busy-ness? Do you feel the frenzy all around you of online activity? Is it possible to step away from all of that and sit for a moment in the stillness? In the yoga world this week, I have noticed a frenzy as studios and teachers rush to...

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