Resources

 

WRITING

An Open Letter to the White Woman Who Felt Bad for Me at Yoga, by Maya Rupert
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/maya-rupert/an-open-letter-to-the-whi_b_4692049.html

IT HAPPENED TO ME: I’M A BIG BLACK GIRL AROUND SMALL WHITE PEOPLE & I’M SUDDENLY FEELING UNCOMFORTABLE WITH IT (a response to Jen Caron & xoJane.com), by CeCe Olisa
http://www.plussizeprincess.com/2014/01/happened-black-girl-around-small-white-people-suddenly-feeling-uncomfortable-with-response-carons/

Ghosts of Yogas Past and Present, by Prachi Patankar
http://www.jadaliyya.com/pages/index/16632/ghosts-of-yogas-past-and-present

Sisters of the “Yogic” Yam: bell hooks and the Yoga in Self-Recovery, by Sariane Leigh
http://thefeministwire.com/2012/10/sisters-of-the-yogic-yam-bell-hooks-and-the-yoga-in-self-recovery/

Yoga and Colonization: Let’s talk about it, by Miyuki Baker
http://heymiyuki.wordpress.com/2014/05/14/yogaandcolonization/?shareadraft=53730e476d8dc

Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism, by Chogyam Trungpa
http://www.shambhala.com/cutting-through-spiritual-materialism.html

 

PEOPLE

Maya Tiwari
http://www.mayatiwari.org/
http://mypeacevow.com

Yashna Maya (Healing Justice, Decolonizing through Yoga)
http://yogamaya.wordpress.com

Yoga & Ayurveda with Sairupa
https://www.facebook.com/groups/7116351805/

Craniosacral Therapy & Yoga with Karishma
https://www.facebook.com/craniosacraltoronto

Heather Greaves
http://www.yogatogo.com/heather-greaves/

Sariane Leigh
http://anacostiayogi.com

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Yoga Retreat for Women of Color (TM) with Maya Breuer
http://www.mayabreuer.com

Centre for Ayurveda and Indian Systems of Healing & Dr. Ismat Nathani
http://www.caish.ca

Aangen Community Centre
http://www.aangen.com/

Siri Avtar Kaur
https://www.facebook.com/EYEAMYOGA

Kosha Collaborative Yoga Collective
Nabilah Rawji & Jasbina Misir
http://koshacyc.tumblr.com

 

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