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Hope on the Mat: How a Yoga Teacher Became the Student

Andrea Marcum by Andrea Marcum | May 1st, 2012 | 1 Comment
topic: Fitness, Personal Growth, Yoga | tags: disabled, faith, Gaiam Hope Project, George Iles, headstand, HOPE, limitations, limits, muscular dystrophy, Oscar Wilde, physical disability, student, teacher, Yoga, yoga instructor, yoga poses

Hope Yoga“Hope is faith holding out its hand in the dark.” ~George Iles

When you run a yoga studio, you hear it all. From the annoyingly trivial (“So and so was in my spot!”) to the enormously overwhelming (“I’ve been diagnosed with cancer.”). Some of the stories I’ve heard over the years are so powerful and transcendent, they’ve reached into my life and left an indelible imprint of hope. This is one of those stories:

Her limbs twisted by muscular dystrophy, she wandered in and unrolled her yoga mat. I was concerned — mine is a rigorous class, and I wanted to protect her without making a spectacle. It’s a line every teacher walks with any new student, but her circumstances had me feeling more conflicted about how hands on or off I should be than usual.

How to Increase Your Own Prosperity Part 3: Ask the Right Questions

Gay and Katie Hendricks by Gay and Katie Hendricks | October 15th, 2009 | 1 Comment
topic: Personal Growth | tags: change, create your own prosperity, desires, Gay Hendricks, how to attract success, how to change, life experiences, limitations, manifestation, Prosperity Principle, questions, transformation

prosperityblogPart of creating prosperity in your life is learning how to ask the right questions. Our early life experiences often lead us to focus on limited questions like these:

  • How can I survive?
  • How can I get even?
  • How can I get by?
  • How can I hide so nobody sees me?
  • How can I get people to love me?

How to Increase Your Own Prosperity Part 2: Break Free from Unconscious Patterns

Gay and Katie Hendricks by Gay and Katie Hendricks | September 30th, 2009 | No Comments
topic: Personal Growth | tags: change, create your own prosperity, Gay Hendricks, how to attract success, how to change, limitations, manifestation, potential, Prosperity Principle, unconscious patterns

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There’s a lot of information about conscious manifestation, but hardly anybody ever talks about how unconscious manifestation works. Here’s the way it looks to me. Without realizing it, we draw experiences and people to us unconsciously and interact with them in programmed ways.