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This post is a very thoughtful insight of what we don’t often realise when we are a yoga student… My follow up response post is below below. Enjoy! K xx

Views from the Podium

Going from being a yoga student to a yoga teacher is no easy transition.  As a student you think you know what it is to take the podium.  You think the person up there has decided to go to training, to memorize the dialogue, and enjoys a good sweat.  That bellowing at someone to push that left should forward in Half Moon is their life’s dream.  And although this is in some ways very true, there are quite a few things I didn’t understand until I took that first step up to the podium, looked out at my students, and started class.

Here are just a few of the things you may not realize about your yoga teacher:

They are not perfect.  Your instructor is a person just like everyone else with their own insecurities, flaws, and faults.  They are a student of the yoga exactly in the same…

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