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Letter from the Director | January 2018 Edition

January 2018 Editorial A common rumination frequently repeated during this season is the rampant wish for a better coming year, with the supposed relief that comes by leaving the passing year behind. What is unfortunate about such a sentiment is that carries an air of defeat, as if we were beaten up by the past… More details


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Letter from the Director | The December Edition 2017

December 2017 Editorial I imagine it is being discussed somewhere, though as we witness the most profound acknowledgment of the existence of societal sexual harassment in modern history, I have yet to see any recognition of what is the key contributing factor to this malfeasance. We do know that as sad and painful as it… More details


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Letter from the Director | The November Edition 2017

On November 24th, the day that many identify as Black Friday, MYBW will be offering free yoga classes to the community. This action is our way of contributing to the wakeup call that is gradually growing to challenge the out-of-control consumerism that has gripped our modern society and continues to greatly damage our planet. We’re… More details


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Letter from the Director | The August Edition 2017

It is said that at the source of all conflict lies misunderstanding. Conflict itself is the dust kicked up which clouds our ability to see misunderstanding simply as a dynamic; one that is not bad or wrong, and one that can most always be worked with. There is understanding and misunderstanding, yet all that really… More details


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Letter from the Director | The June Edition 2017

Every studio in the Moksha/Modo community (77 and counting) is guided and inspired by seven philosophical pillars*. These seven principles were chosen to uphold the integrity of what it is our studios offer; an asana practice that spills off our mats by transcending the benefits of our yoga experience throughout our overall behaviour. This all… More details


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Letter from the Director | May Edition 2017

LETTER FROM THE DIRECTOR MAY 1 2017 A phrase you probably have heard often in teachings of mindfulness, zen and yoga is Be one with…; be one with the world, be one with this moment, be one with yourself and so on. For many it’s an idiom that’s perceived as lofty, vague and mysterious, essentially making… More details