Health knowledge made personal
› Share page:

Posts

Sort by: Most recent | Name
Sending Smoke Signals by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Aloha. Kona Yoga is no longer being actively updated. I'm now writing and posting at Lessons In Balance . I hope you'll join me there. Mahalo, Barbara.   Im ... Read on »
Understanding Movement by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga "There is a great difference between knowing and understanding; you can know a lot about something and not really understand it." - Charles Kettering ... Read on »
Jehangir Palkhivala's April Workshop in Honolulu by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Jehangir Palkhivala returns to Hawaii next month to East Honolulu Yoga Center. April 11 - 14, 2013 Thursday and Friday - 5:30 to 8:00pm and Saturday and S ... Read on »
Create a Home Practice by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Workshop with Jan Roberts  at Big Island Yoga Center Saturday, March 30, 2013 2:30-5:00pm   $35 Even if you have a strong wish to practice regu ... Read on »
Yoga Books by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga I attended Steve Salkin's workshop on shoulders this past Sunday at Big Island Yoga Center and really enjoyed it. We went through a long list of stretches and techniqu ... Read on »
Teachers, Teaching by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga John Leebold sent this picture of himself seated next to Guruji, a couple of months ago and I was reminded of it while reading The Lion of Pune, Rumi and I t ... Read on »
Kofi Busia: in Honolulu, March 13 - 17, 2013 by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga   Kofi Busia returns to Elaine Chung's East Honolulu Yoga Center in Hawaii Kai for a five day workshop. Classes will be held at the Center, 6650 Hawai ... Read on »
Mantra Markings by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Order is a lovely thing; on disarray it lays its wing, teaching simplicity to sing.  -Anna Branch The downside of moving three times in one year is that I c ... Read on »
The Perfect Practice by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Practice means to perform, over and over again in the face of all obstacles, some act of vision, of faith, of desire. Practice is a means of inviting the perfecti ... Read on »
The best is always yet to come... by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Whatever with the past has gone, the best is always yet to come. - Lucy Larcom I scored another birthday a few Sundays ago and I'd have to call it the best ... Read on »
The End of the Beginning by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning. -Winston Churchill Those of you who have bee ... Read on »
Happy Father's Day 2011 by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga - Winston Churchill   This is one of my favorite photographs from my family gathering in San Francisco during the Memorial Day weekend. It's a picture of ... Read on »
The highest education is tha ... by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga The highest education is that which does not merely give us information but makes our life in harmony with all existence. - Rabindranath Tagore   This i ... Read on »
Even as a tortoise draws in ... by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Even as a tortoise draws in its limbs, the wise can draw in their senses at will. -Bhagavad Gita   Kiyoko the tortoise came to class last week with her own ... Read on »
The past is behind, learn ... by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga The past is behind, learn from it. The future is ahead, prepare for it. The present is here, live it. -Thomas S. Monson   This poem reflec ... Read on »
April 2011 Workshop Features Jehangir Palkhivala by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Jehangir Palkhivala returns to Kona Yoga, April 8-11, for yet another fascinating workshop filled with his knowledge of yoga, and many years of experience with the ... Read on »
Smile to the Infinite Variety by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga In the time of your life, live - so that in that wondrous time you shall not add to the misery and sorrow of the world, but shall smile to the infinite variety and mys ... Read on »
Getting Even by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you. ~John E. Southard I'd like to get even with this man.   I could stop righ ... Read on »
The Gift of Support by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. -John F. Kennedy When asked a few da ... Read on »
Five Minutes to Choose Your Memories by Barbara U. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga To look backward for a while is to refresh the eye, to restore it, and to render it the more fit for its prime function of looking forward.  ~Margaret Fairless Barber ... Read on »