Posts Tagged ‘tara stiles’

Okay, so this is kind of amusing. First, there was that NY Times magazine article titled “How Yoga Can Wreck Your Body.” It created an uproar (including from yours truly) because it gave the impression that maybe it’s just better to quit yoga than, you know, do it correctly and not be competitive. On the […]

The New York Times magazine story “How Yoga Can Wreck Your Body” is one of those articles that takes the contrarian viewpoint, seemingly just to be provocative. And in that way, it succeeds. It’s also one of those articles that allows the yoga haters — you know who you are — to come out of […]

I was walking to work the other day in midtown when a tourist stopped me for directions. I couldn’t make out his accent but I knew what was on his mind. “Excuse me,” he said, “Can you tell me the way to Hooters?” Oy vey, as they say. There’s so many things to do in […]

So I read this article in the NY Times last month that pegged Tara Stiles as the ‘it’ yoga teacher of the moment…the ‘rebel’ yoga teacher, the Times called her. Seems young Tara’s style is to do away with the Sanskrit names for yoga poses and all that supposedly scary yoga lingo in favor of […]