As Earth Day approaches I thought it would be helpful to compile a list of steps to help people live a more environmentally friendly lifestyle through their day to day actions.
Set your intentions for the New Year...
The final week has been and gone and it is all over!! Completely surreal and bizarre and I feel somewhere in the middle of elated and sad. This week has been a culmination of exams, final tips and goodbyes. Exams have gone extremely well which is good news for everyone involved and has really given [...]
Filled with yoga mats, organic cafes, Ayurveda doctors and ashrams on every corner, Rishikesh definitely lives up to its hippy stereotype. However, this does not detract from the place at all – what you expect is, inevitably, what you get and it is hard not to get caught up in the atmosphere of the place. [...]
Having only been at Rishikesh Yog Peeth for a mere two weeks, I cannot pretend that I have a firm grasp on all Yogic philosophy. I still have a huge amount to learn and have barely begun to delve further beneath the surface. However, from what Roshan has taught us; how our yoga teachers present [...]
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 [...]
Yesterday, the students of Rishikesh Yog Peeth were delivered some crushing and surreal news. Manish, one of our asana teachers, had passed away after a sudden and serious motor biking accident. On Friday morning, Manish had taught me and the rest of my asana group, a two-hour lesson. At only 22, Manish emanated peace, wisdom [...]