kudos!

I want to acknowledge the two yogini bloggers who awarded me the MeMe Award. I am in good company with all of these blog award winners! Thanks to girlwarrior of it’s all yoga, baby who said that I am “sassy, opinionated and sincere in her practice”, and thanks to Brooks at Yoga, the Mind and…

my brother from a different mother

While I was at my final retreat for the Mindfulness Yoga and Meditation Training at Spirit Rock in California, YogaDawg sent me this video saying “this one’s for you, couldn’t help but think about ya….” Thanks, Y Dawg, I LOVED IT! I also received another blog award from Grace over at Graceful Yoga, a lovely…

this and that

I’ve been writing this blog since 2005. Blogging is the new journaling and I started this blog as a way of recording my thoughts, first, about my initial trip to India in 2005 — and at that time I never expected to be planning my fourth trip to India at the end of this year…

one more blog award goes to…

…Sindhu for her blog Flower Girl’s Rural India I wrote about Sindhu’s blogs here so read all about them. Here you go, thankachi, display this award proudly on your blog….”thankachi” is “younger sister” in Tamil, the language of the Indian state that I visit. I won’t be back in Ma India for another year and…

thanks to Liberality!

A humble thanks to Liberality who bestowed this award upon this little ol’ yoga blog. Lib said: “I want to pass this award to that wonderful yoga teacher Linda Sama at Linda’s Yoga Journey for her wonderful work in bringing Yoga to the blog world. We need more people like you on the blogosphere is…

nandri!

Nandri is “thank you” in Tamil and I’m thanking Sindhu for giving me these blog awards. nandri, nandri, nandri, Sindhu! hugs to you, my Indian sister! I think you know how I love Tamil Nadu! Please check out Sindhu’s other blogs, especially Flower Girl’s Rural India and Flowergirl’s Recipes (for all you Indian food lovers.)…

spreading the love

I was overwhelmed when Vanessa of Vanessa:Unplugged! graced me with the “Spread the Love Award.” She said that I (among other bloggers) are “shining examples of bloggers who uplift and inform.” You are too kind, girlfriend! Vanessa also received the award from another blogger and she writes about herself, “as one who started blogging without…