Alan Finger has been practicing yoga for over half a century. He fled apartheid in South Africa, moved to Hollywood in the '70s and taught some of the biggest stars of the day. This is his story. He is #MadeForYoga and so are you. Share Your Story.
It’s been a week of incredible #MadeForYoga messages pouring in from around the world– yogis sharing their journeys through moments of triumph, grief, compassion and learning. Here are three of your stories we had to share. Thank you Heidi Zoltak, Kami Price, and Carly Stong. Read on to the bottom of this page to see how to share your transformation story.
It all started 8 years ago. Continue reading
We have been inspired by the stories you have been sharing – how you found your practice and what transformed in your life when you did. We are all #MadeForYoga – here are three of your stories we had to share. Thank you Katarina Vidal Cueva, Michael Cruz and Natalie Winsell. Read on to the bottom of this page to see how to share your transformation story.
Katarina Vidal Cueva
I looked up at my toes, so frustrated with myself. My mind was running with the thought, “this is not exercise. Yoga is so lame.” Continue reading
We’re collecting and sharing your stories – how you found your practice and what transformed in your life when you did. Laura Hand (@wayfaringyogi) sent us this story, because sometimes saying ‘yes’ is the most transformative thing we can do.
I went to my first yoga class almost 10 years ago seeking solace from a stressful engineering job. And though I’d like to tell the story of how it was love at first OM, there was something about that first class didn’t take. Continue reading
We’d like to hear your story. We’d like everyone to hear it. Because there are people out there who are right where you were, unsure about whether yoga is right for them. When you share your story, you can inspire new yogis to join us on the mat and explore how they are Made For Yoga too.
How did you come to yoga? And what transformed in your life when you found your practice?
Share your story on Instagram using #MadeForYoga and tagging @MandukaYoga in the caption. If you're more comfortable you can also send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org - include a photo if you can!
In honor of our new Made For Yoga apparel collection, we will be choosing a few yogis to win a suite of gear including our new apparel that is as Made for Yoga as you are. One story per yogi please, we’ll select winners on March 20th, and share many more with the community throughout the month.
You are Made For Yoga. We all are. Inspire the practice. Start sharing.