If you are getting to know chakras for the first time, it may seem a bit overwhelming. Don’t worry. You can begin to bring the chakras into your awareness with some basic information and gentle exploration. Developing an awareness of the chakras can help deepen your yoga practice – eventually, you may even notice this […]

The Chakras – an overview

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The following article, written for Ekhart Yoga by one of my wonderful teachers Tracey Uber Cook, discusses moving beyond the physical practice of yoga into the more “subtle layers” of our existence. Tracey explores these layers, as described in the ancient yogic texts – the Rāja Yoga Sūtras of Patañjali, and the Upaniṣads – and also brings […]

Yoga and the Koshas – the layers of being

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