16 Mar 2015

Light of All Light

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Light of All light is a music production I created as a seed for peace. It hints at a metaphysical-spiritual notion that there is “a greater Light” behind the “ordinary light” of the world. That peace is always there, thought mostly buried under layers of outer conflict. When one connects with the conscious awareness of inner peace, it begins to […]

16 Mar 2015

Healing = awareness of the whole

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The whole truth can only be the whole truth. Healing = whole. Whole = consciousness. Consciousness springs from awareness.   Healing is big topic, and a most important one of our time. It appears as if the planet is divided in two camps; those searching for ways to protect its natural recourses and find personal […]

4 Feb 2015

Surf Yoga Muizenberg, Cape Town

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For me the ocean and riding a wave fully rivals the pleasure I derive from yoga. In fact riding a perfect wave perfectly perhaps exceeds yoga 🙂 Paddling out on a glassy ocean, light on the water, reflecting the sky, is a liquid, dream version of meditation, so powerful. If you live in Muizenberg, love the sea, and work for yourself, […]

28 Jan 2015

A dream of a yoga studio in Muizenberg

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A dream come true – a yoga studio in Muizenberg. In summer the morning light pours onto the wooden floor. Tall old world windows shows glimpses of the lovely blue yonder of False Bay. A blessing to work by the seaside, a fantasy for any ocean lover. And especially inspiring for a yoga teacher and musician. Muizenberg is […]

1 Jan 2015

My yoga class videos for your home practice

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My Yoga Class Video, beginner to intermediate levels. One Playlist with 3 Individual Videos for convenient practice of the full 65 minute class. Or practice any sequence on its own, with a choice of 3 sequence lengths. ●  Part 1 Floor Sequence 22 Minutes ●  Part 2 Standing Sequence 23 Minutes ●  Part 3 Floor Sequence 14 Minutes More sequence combination suggestions for […]

11 Dec 2014

My online yoga classes

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For me the only thing that beats teaching a yoga class is doing yoga on my own. These are two very different ways of practicing yoga. So much so that, superficial resemblance aside, the two are practically not all the same. In a yoga studio the teacher acts as a guide, making room for the […]

15 Nov 2014

No mind is everything

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No mind, the Zen practice of awareness, shows us soon as the thinking mind stops, true self emerges, and the above statement becomes true. The thinking mind cannot grasp this, and does not want to subject itself to this bigger reality. Should it do so it seizes to exist, and it’s game over for the […]

6 Nov 2014

Soaking mind and body in India & Self-realisation

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Immersed in Rishikesh, India. Historically one of the most yogic areas on the planet, a culture in stark contrast to the Western world I live in. A decisive feature of India is becoming, for me, a seemingly built-in philosophy of self-realisation. On the surface there is much ritual and religion, and the next level of various means of full-time […]

17 Oct 2014

A loose arrangement, with inner focus, and cosmic connection

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There is something timelessly beautiful about a clean, elegant, functional, simplistic and sensitive design. This is also how it is when we inhabit our bodies, poised, in a comfortable arrangement of muscle and bone, a display of posture and movement, with the inner focus of the Zen art of flower arrangement. A Zen flower arrangement has what some […]

6 Oct 2014

Celebrating the end

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How can we move on if we don’t leave? It’s a bit like the old country song joke, “Honey how can I miss you if you don’t go away”. Our world, and us living in it, is curiously attached to staying in it, considering the way we, as a society, tend to hang on to […]