June Book of the Month

IMG_1610I know, I know, it is June 5th already – I dropped the ball posting this at the very start of the month. This month I chose one of my favorite books to return to, whether for my own practice, or to use with students. Given all that is going on in the world lately, this book hardly gets put back on the bookshelf I return to it so often these days. Yoga for Emotional Balance by Bo Forbes is a great resource. Whether we or someone we love or work with is clinically depressed or has an anxiety disorder, life is throwing curveballs we can’t dodge, or the news has us struggling to find calm and balance, this book offers valuable insights backed by science, as well as pranayama (breathing exercises) and restorative yoga poses to help bring us back into balance. I hope you area able to find some valuable and useful nuggets to use within your own practice in this book.

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About DjunaPassman

I practice and teach yoga. I attempt to carry what I learn on my mat and through my students into the real world. Sometimes I am successful and sometimes I am grumpy and less than kind. I started life as a dancer, moved on to choreographing, worked as a dance/movement therapist, then realized the wonders of a regular yoga practice. I am a realist - whether the glass is half full or half empty you are bound to spill its contents if you are wearing white (this is why I wear black so often). I am not an expert on yoga, life, or anything else for that matter. I do my best to keep my mind and my heart open every day (some days are better than others).
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