Health Perspectives ~ Yoga in the West with Libbie Mathes
YOGA in the WEST: Fitness Fad? Therapy? Business Opportunity? Spiritual Path?
Ancient Eastern Wisdom tradition meets modern Western commercialism, competition, creativity and spiritual seekers.
Does the YOGA survive? Does it matter? Come to a talk and join the discussion.
About the speaker
Libbie Mathes spent five years in India in the 1960s on assignment with her Foreign Service husband. She taught school, traveled, had their first child and became a student of the legendary Yoga Master Sri T. Krishnamacharya. The connection changed her life. Her main U.S. teacher is Senior Iyengar teacher, John Schumacher. She has taught yoga in the U.S. for 20 years in the Krishnamacharya / Iyengar lineage.
About the library's Health Perspecitves Series
This is an ongoing, once-in-an-occasional series of talks, workshops and films that brings together professional expertise in nutrition, exercise and general health for free community programs at the Bud Werner Memorial Library