• Who Delivered Yoga to You? Namaskars Magazine, June 2019

    Posted in Articles, Inspiration by Eric Shaw

    Lineages of Modern Yoga Part I By Eric Shaw If yoga history is just a set of teaching lineages, that family line begins with Swami Vivekananda’s teaching outside India in 1893.    From the seeds planted in his first speech in Chicago, on September 11th of that year, we can apply a generational model to […]

    Continue Reading →
  • Women in the Yoga Industry:  The First Flash, THRIVEGLOBAL.COM, MAY 2018

    Posted in Articles, Inspiration by Eric Shaw

    I work in the “yoga industry”—and—unlike most industries, except nursing, housecleaning or elementary-school teaching (among some others)—this field’s been female-dominated for decades. Of course, yoga originated in India thousands of years ago, and men managed the whole shebang there. It wasn’t until 1893 that yoga came west and fell almost wholly into women’s hands. ————————————————– […]

    Continue Reading →
EricShawYoga_prasana_avatar-144

FOR AN OCCASIONAL NEWSLETTER
FROM ERIC
PLEASE SIGN UP HERE