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Degas to Picasso
Art

Degas to Picasso

The Ashmolean has managed to pull a real crowd pleaser out of the bag with its most recent exhibition Degas to Picasso: Creating Modernism in France.  Bringing together a rich collection of Modernist works ranging from 1800 to the mid-twentieth century, the exhibition shows and explains the rise of one of the most famous and … Continue reading

TTC Week 3
Education / Yoga

TTC Week 3

Only one week left until we are all (hopefully) qualified yoga instructors!  It is completely bizarre. This week, everyone started on a quite a low. People were tired from illnesses and seemed generally a bit unenthused and I was preparing myself for a long week.  However, things really turned around after Monday and I cannot … Continue reading

Yogic Nourishment
Yoga

Yogic Nourishment

Another week down and we are now half way through the course already.  Time is absolutely flying by!  This week has taken us into a far more dynamic and flowing asana practice and we are really delving into the more nitty gritty aspects of Anatomy, Physiology and Philosophy.  Class sequencing, style and planning is being carefully … Continue reading

Yoga Initiation
Travel / Yoga

Yoga Initiation

Intense, fascinating and mind boggling. These are the three phrases that spring to mind after my first week at Rishikesh Yog Peeth. After a gruelling day of travelling from London Heathrow to Rishikesh (a 9-hour flight, followed by an 8-hour car journey in mainly stand still traffic) a small group of us arrived; smelly, tired … Continue reading