Kev

Namaste friends, my name is Kev and… I have a big confession to make… When I first started coming to meditation classes at ASMY at West End, I had ulterior motives. I was not long out of a relationship with a lady who was into ’spirituality’, for want of a better term. I wasn’t totally averse to the idea of getting ‘in touch with my spiritual side’ but my initial motive was purely to win back her heart. My lady friend and I began attending classes on Wednesday nights

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Sean

  After years of wandering around interstate and overseas, I am happily settled and married living in Brisbane. The many ups and downs of life have brought me to the practices of both meditation and yoga. I’ve always had a strong interest in health and sport, triggered at an early age, waiting around at my mum’s work in an oncology unit at the local hospital. As a junior I played many sports and represented my state in AFL football. After a serious injury and surgery I decided

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Margaret

  Born in a small New Zealand town in 1949, Margaret is now a senior teacher at the Australian School of Meditation and Yoga Centre. She brings an alternative lifestyle, a kindred spirit, and a desire to balance effort with ease on and off the yoga mat. Practicing hatha yoga for over 30 years and teaching numerous students, Margaret has combined her passion for creativity

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Beth

  Hi! My name is Beth. I have been a primary school teacher since graduating in 1982. In an often stressful profession, I use yoga and meditation techniques to help me keep calm and focused. I don’t get as stressed as so many of my colleagues often do. Many teachers these days are requiring stress leave from this demanding occupation. As yet I have not had to take any stress leave. Since I have started practising and applying the Yogic philosophy and meditation techniques

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Barney

  Barney, a legend of the local surf community, two-time Australian champion and ex world ranked body boarder takes time out daily to meditate and add other benefits of the yoga tradition to his daily life. Now retired from competitive surfing, Barney still lives and breathes the surfing life, when not in the water, he works as a distributor selling body boards along the coast and still teaches

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