Health knowledge made personal

Peter A. Patient Expert

Santa Monica, California
Seeker , traveller ,yogi based out of beautiful Santa Monica ,Cali.
› Share page:

Posts

Sort by: Most recent | Name
Nyepi Bali : The Day of Silence by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Nyepi is the Balinese " Day of Silence " that was commemorated yesterday prior to the celebration today of the Balinese New Year 1934. It is a Hindu holiday ... Read on »
Ashtanga Yoga Research Institute : Roma by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga I have always had fond memories of Rome , most especially of the last trip we all made there as a family ; the whole troupe which included  my very Catholic G ... Read on »
Realizing Mysore : Sans Politics , Just Energy by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Kaz who writes the blog  Realizing Mysore  , has this insight into all the current monkey chatter re Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga in the Western media : " For mo ... Read on »
El Bulli : Soul by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Since I don't own a TV or watch movies , I can do some media viewing when I am travelling. I caught Anthony Bourdain's segment on the last days of El Bulli ( ... Read on »
Pose Posse : Eddie Stern , AYNY & The Broome St. Temple via T Magazine by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga T Magazine  finally captures Eddie Stern's rasa & the vibe of the Broome St. Temple & AYNY in a feature    entitled " Pose Posse ". The best gurus & teach ... Read on »
Living the Practice : Ashtanga Yoga Center Toronto by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga "The depth of the practice can't be seen in asana. Somebody that can do a backbend and grab onto their ankles isn't going to be further ahead in their practi ... Read on »
Everything Comes from India : Goodness Gracious Me by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Maharaja told me about this hilarious clip after his Gaura Purnima program yesterday. Everything does come from India , hehe. Read on »
Gaura Purnima 2011 : Mayapur Elephant Procession by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Next weekend is Gaura Purnima , the celebration of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu's appearance. This video shows an elephant procession in Mayapur during last year ... Read on »
Kino MacGregor : Burning Through Samskaras by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Kino MacGregor breaks down the transformative path of the Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga practice. " The best yoga practitioner is one who will leave the world a bett ... Read on »
Sannyasa : Parampara by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga I just got back from my regular darshan & seva with  Maharaja . It is always heartening to know that he is in good health. He spoke about his upcoming 40t ... Read on »
La Condesa : Austin by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga La Condesa  is my new " happy happy " spot in Austin. An addition to the shortlist which consists of the Hotel San Jose , the Ashtanga Austin YogaShala & the ... Read on »
Sri Sri Radha Kalachand Mandir : Dallas by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Always the hi-light of a trip to Dallas is attending 6:30 artik then having dinner at  Sri Sri Radha Kalachand mandir  . There is an interesting backstory ... Read on »
Sunday Mysore : Ashtanga Yoga Center of Austin by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Sunday Mysore practice, Austin TX 3-6-2011 from Ashtanga Yoga Center of Austin on Vimeo . I am in Dallas & Austin this week. Looking forward to practicin ... Read on »
The Four D's : Parampara Bhagavad Gita by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga I am feeling very open this evening & a little sore after this morning's Mysore class . Since I haven't practiced at the yogashala for over a week , Jorgen & ... Read on »
Dany Sa' : Segunda Serie DVD by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga As mentioned in a prior post , here is an excerpt from Dany Sa's Segunda Serie Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga DVD which was shot in Rio de Janeiro , Brazil. She studi ... Read on »
Bhajan : Jaya Radha Madhava by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga One of my favorite bhajans . It has been described as a " devotional love song ". Bhakti Yoga Ki Jay ! Read on »
Eddie & Jocelyn Stern : Ashtanga & Devotion Workshop Rio de Janeiro by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Matthew & Carla Vollmer of Rio's  Astanga Spirit  will be hosting Eddie & Jocelyn Stern at the Jardim Botanico yogashala from Mar. 27th to April 1st for Mysor ... Read on »
Saravana Bhavan : Delhi by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Saravana Bhavan  is another Indian gift to the West. Its chain of Southern Indian Vegetarian Restos stretches in a mala of 60 + locations starting in India ... Read on »
Ashtanga Yoga Miami Beach : Teacher Patrick Nolan at Miami Life Center by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga Miami Life Center just uploaded this vdo which captures Patrick Nolan's rasa as a teacher. He has made multiple trips to Mysore , India to study with Sharath ... Read on »
Govindam Adi Purusam : Yamuna Devi Dasi by Peter A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga I will never forget the 1st time I heard Yamuna Devi Dasi singing with George Harrison " Govindam Adi Purusam " when I attended The Greeting of the Deities a ... Read on »