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What is Buddhist Yoga?
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What is Buddhist Yoga?

“It is just within this 'fathom long' body endowed with perception and cognition that there is the world, the origin of the world, the cessation of the world, and the way leading to the cessation of the world.” Rohitassasutta, SN 2.26 A…
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Bridge Program

with Tatjana Mesar, lead teacher The Bridge Program is a series of online lectures designed to introduce the committed and curious yoga practitioner, as well as teachers from other yoga lineages and styles, to Dynamic Mindfulness philosophy,…
Retreat for Yoga Teachers
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Indian Summer Retreat for Yoga Teachers

September 4th - 6th 2020 at Adelhaus in Brandenburg Spend a weekend away from the city and connect with nature and the elements as summer is coming to an end and the abundance of nature is in its full swing. Take care of your personal Yoga and…
Mindful Assisting Training for Yoga Teachers

Mindful Assisting Training for Yoga Teachers

with Tatjana Mesar, senior yoga teacher, shiatsu practitioner and founder of Dynamic Mindfulness school Sep 28th - 29th, 2019 from 10:00 till 17:00 at Zen Yoga by Dynamic Mindfulness, Templehofer Ufer 36, 10963 Berlin In the Mindful Assisting…
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Dancing for joy on the path

The Buddhist path offers more than somber contemplation and quietude; the experience of deep stillness from a sustained meditation practice can cause a river of joy to flow through our everyday lives. It happened one sunny morning after meditation.…
Dhyana Paramita
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Having a smooth ride – the Paramita of Meditation

The fifth paramita in our six part series, Dhyana Paramita, is about staying steady and focused no matter what life throws at us. The first time I tried bouldering I felt tense and on edge. I struggled to trust I would be okay if I fell. Worried…
Beginner’s Mind
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Beginner’s Mind

In the Beginner's Mind there are many possibilities. In the expert's mind there are few. – Zen master Shunryu Suzuki Hey presto! Have you ever wondered how children can laugh wholeheartedly at the same magic trick over and over again? As…
self-inquiry versus self-improvement
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Why yoga is about self-inquiry, not self-improvement

Embrace who you are right now As long as our orientation is toward perfection or success, we will never learn about unconditional friendship with ourselves, nor will we find compassion. – Pema Chödrön Ugly duck syndrome The famous fairy…