COMPASSION IN ACTION

At Kripalu, as part of our mission of service, we feel a responsibility to provide guidance from discomfort to action through Yoga’s ancient wisdom. It is also a way of being true to the philosophy’s intent and to the values that originated from South Asia centuries ago to help create a better, more peaceful world. 

This is a time for change. This is our opportunity. This is Yoga.


SELF-CARE FOR THE ACTIVIST
by Barbara Vacarr, CEO

Avoiding burnout is always important for those who serve, especially in these most challenging and stressful times. Yogic philosophy, specifically what we call ‘yoga off the mat’, gives us several effective ways to practice mindfulness. In particular, we can turn to the Niyamas for guidance.

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EXPLORE THE SERIES

Self-Care for the Activist by Barbara Vacarr; November 5, 2020

The Value of Discomfort by Barbara Vacarr; October 12, 2020

Living Yoga, Off the Mat by Barbara Vacarr; October 27, 2020


RELEVANT PROGRAMS

From Race and Resilience courses with Michelle Johnson and Kerri Kelly to free industry-specific share circles and mindfulness group practices, we are committed to bringing programming to encourage and enlighten our students.

Explore all upcoming online programs, workshops, and trainings. 


KRIPALU'S FUTURE DEPENDS ON YOU

We are a nonprofit educational organization dedicated to empowering people and communities to realize their full potential through the transformative wisdom and practice of yoga.

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