Here’s more about this episode:
Introducing Carolyn Anne Budgell
Five questions that help listeners get to know our guest, plus, a brief history of Clara and Carolyn’s relationship as friends and hosting yoga retreats, workshops, and teacher training, together for the past decade.
The Business of Yoga: Clara and Carolyn’s Relationship
The history of Clara and Carolyn’s teaching relationship; how they work together, their communication process, and what students receive when they attend one of the experiences, specifically around the process of self-inquiry.
The Process for Self-Inquiry
Clara and Carolyn talk about their process of self-inquiry, what questions they’re asking themselves, how they’re dealing with fear, and what they’re arriving and sitting with in their practice.
How Internal Work Affects Communities
Clara and Carolyn share how their internal work influences their communities in what they share and bring to the practice, specifically, in what they offer to students and the questions they ask.
Why Meditation? Why Mantra? Why Sanskrit?
Inquiring into the why of what we teach; Clara and Carolyn go into why they gravitated toward and offer students mantra and meditation, and discuss the inclusion of Sanskrit—specifically, saying Namaste at the end of class—in whether or not it serves.