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Yoga is Priceless – by Michael Olivotto

Yoga is priceless, and yet it has a price. Ask any serious practitioner what yoga is worth, and they will not be able to come up with a number large enough; how could they, it has, for the most part, changed their lives. However, every day we are confronted with the reality that it most […]

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The importance of free, accessible yoga Ljudmila Petrovic

I remember the moment that I realized something was off about the face of the Western yoga craze. I was an undergraduate student during final exams and had finally skulked out of the library for a 60 minute class in an attempt to do something nice for myself. But as I sat in that class, […]

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A Mother’s Day Story – This will make you cry.

A Mother’s Day Story – This will make you cry. A sweet, enthusiastic and touching letter from one of our at-risk youth student. This one will make you teary eyed. This is one of the reason why Free and by donation yoga is so important. Yoga is Priceless! Yo Karma Teachers and mike, Woot Woot! […]

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Karma Teachers College: “One of the most intense, beautiful experiences of my life.” by Ashima Suri

Karma Teachers College Toronto: “One of the most intense, beautiful experiences of my life.” by Ashima Suri I can’t say enough good things about Karma Teachers. In one short month of Teacher Training they transformed lives, gave us hope, sparked a light and then helped us to fly. It was one of the most intense, […]

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Power to the Peaceful 2: Asana the Great Teacher by Michael Olivotto

        Asana the Great Teacher by Michael Olivotto Asana is the practice of letting go. It is the place where we are confronted with our most deeply held beliefs and asked to surrender them to our Highest Self. Asana is art. It is creative volition. It is physical prayer. It is a […]

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“I have been waiting forty years for this one month.” by Meagan Donnelly

“I have been waiting forty years for this one month.” This was the testimonial I gave verbally to Emerson on the day of my graduation from the one-month intensive 200-hour teacher training in January 2015, and I meant it with all my being! “Karma teacher training transformed me, changed my perception of my existence and […]

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Karma Teachers by Ross McKeache

Karma Teachers is a warm embrace on a dark, rainy Vancouver night. In the city’s famously psychotic Downtown Eastside, this is a sanctuary of sanity. Founded on the principle of selfless giving, this studio – tucked in a back alley off East Hastings Street – offers free or by donation yoga and meditation classes. And […]

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Step into your light by Jody Okabe

Step into your light by Jody Okabe blog entry by: jody okabe #karmarevolution tuesday april 8th (happy birthday mom) i called emerson today and wanted to talk about this block i have about teaching. as tears were streaming down my face he says to me, “you are teaching at 5” i spent the next few hours […]

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Ecstatic Yoga: Tapping into your Ray of Light

Ecstatic Yoga: Tapping into your Ray of Light By: Susana Abreu Philanthropist and founder of Karma Yoga Teachers, Emersom Lim, has created an invaluable experience through his Ecstatic Yoga classes at Karma Yoga on the Vancouver East Side.  Ecstatic Yoga is a combination of traditional Asanas (yoga poses), meditation, chanting, singing and intuitive dancing. This […]

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July Month Long Teacher Training Intensive is now OPEN!

Due to popular demand. We are adding our third 200 Hour Teacher Training this year. Our April training filled up really quickly and we have been inundated with emails and phone calls requesting for another one. Are you ready to take a journey towards your Self? A teacher training like no other. Canada’s first non-profit […]

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