Happy Thanksgiving! The Story of the Three Debts:

Happy Thanksgiving!  The Story of the Three Debts:

Happy Thanksgiving!  

Thank you to everyone who came out to practice with me today.  Really nice to see you all. 

Today in class, in my Dharma talk, I shared the story of the 3 debts, and the origins of the sun salutations in yoga.  This story is from an article I wrote for LA Yoga, a few years ago.  If you want to have a look at this article, or any of the others I have written, please visit the Selected Articles Page on my website, and check out some of the articles I've had published:  www.garthhewittyoga.com/selected-articles

My teacher, Mr. Ramaswami, told me this story in an advanced training program with him a few years ago.  Whenever I tell it I try to get out of the way and imagine the students are hearing it directly from him.  

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We Are Each Born Owing Three Debts

We Are Each Born Owing Three Debts

Another beautiful day in our Shiva Yoga training!  Today is our last day of the first week.  It's been busy.  Long days, with barely time to eat and rest.  At the end of the day, I feel very satisfied and fulfilled, though.  I love sharing these teachings.  It is our responsibility to share what we are learning with others.  That way everyone can benefit from the teachings.  There's a story I shared with my students, that my teacher, Srivatsa Ramaswami, told during my training with him--

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