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I started Bikram Yoga in September 2008. I was a personal trainer for many years and accustomed to the gym, but decided I needed something different. The yoga teacher for my first class was great and had a thick European accent. I hardly understood anything he was saying, but that didn't matter because at the end I was HOOKED!!!
What I love about teaching and practicing yoga is the internal calm it provides. After each session I am able to focus and get things done. I own three studios so I have a lot on my plate in addition to a heavy teaching schedule. It is my daily meditation. The focus and concentration required to execute the various postures is what meditation is all about. I often tell my students if they are self-focused what happens externally won't disturb them. This is a life skill that can be applied in the work place, with family, and in any situation that threatens to disturb your peace.
My practice enables me to be a better mother, partner and entrepreneur. I can focus better and get my To Do list done efficiently. Of course I have help too! The point is — when things are right with me, everything is right around me — my relationships, my business, my parenting. If I take care of myself then I can be available to those I love and who love me.
I look forward to sharing Bikram Yoga with our newest community, the Mt. Vernon neighborhood in Baltimore, MD. The studio is scheduled to open Summer 2018.
Yoga Teacher Training
Bikram Yoga Teacher Training 2011
Where I Teach
6202 Rhode Island Avenue
Riverdale Park, MD 20737
Riverdale Park, MD
Takoma Park, MD
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