5Q Interview with Dawn Dickerson @dawnmichelleyoga

1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why is it important to you?: Why is yoga important to me… How can I put that into words? Yoga has shown me me. Not the external, label oriented me, but the me that’s beyond words and thoughts. The me that is beyond the physical body.[…]

5Q Interview with Patty Kikos @pattykikos

1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why it important to you? I first practiced yoga when I lived in Amsterdam and it was the first time in my life that I experienced such a profound physical and mental transformation afterwards. Although my yoga practice was as sporadic as the fickle nature of[…]

5Q Interview with Jerome Gross @mindbodyfitnesssd

1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why is it important to you?: When I was a child, my mother would read biographies of yogis, spiritual masters and people doing amazing healing with vegan diet, Energy healing, and meditation, and then tell me their stories. I was inspired by those stories and watching[…]

5Q Interview with Lauren Farenga @lfarenga

1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why is it important to you?: I was introduced to yoga when I was dealing with depression following a sexual assault in my teens. Yoga brought me back to myself, reconnected me to my body and helped me get back on track better than therapy alone[…]

5Q Interview with Jinis @jinisyogi

1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why is it important to you?: One usual day in 2005, I’ve got a phone call from the clinic saying that my Pap smear result was abnormal. At first, I couldn’t believe that, worried and sad. Later I started to find different ways to take care[…]

5Q Interview with Carol Arnelas @karolain_yoga

  1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why is it important to you?:   I started my Yoga path a few years ago while working Monday to Friday in the City of London. I had what it’s commonly believed as a successful life: a ‘good job’, lots of friends, a partner to[…]

5Q Interview with Rashidat @iam_rashidat

  1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why is it important to you?: As an adult Yoga has always showed up in my life, I never looked for it. It just sorta appeared randomly throughout stages in my life. Yoga was very present but I wasn’t. I actually hated my first yoga[…]

5Q Interview with Feather Polo @peruvianlily

1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why is it important to you?: Yoga is important to me because the ability to reconnect within is such a beautiful healing experience, whether it’s lifes everyday experiences or something more that you need clarity with, it brings everything into a grounded awareness that nourishes the[…]

5Q Interview with Alison Burmeister @justburmeister

  1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why is it important to you?: My passion for yoga, movement and breathwork began at the age of three as a dance student. Unbeknown to me, my instructors (who were yogis before being a yoga was mainstream), incorporated asana and breathwork into our class instruction.[…]

5Q Interview with Michele Maley @michele_maley

1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why is it important to you?: I started practicing yoga shortly after college and immediately fell in love with everything about it. Regardless of the format, I love how it feels to sweat out the day and disconnect from an otherwise very connected life. Yoga provides[…]

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