One of the World’s top Yoga Teachers on avoiding the Happiness Trap.

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Richard Freeman

Richard Freeman: cutting Yoga Ambition.

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Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis Presents…

Everyone’s caught up in selling workshops, instagram followers, attending a celebyogi’s class. But true yoga has a way of undercutting all of that…while leading us to true happiness. Finally.

Waylon & Richard, elephant’s hometown hero, go way back. Here’s a relaxed yet frank discussion (at the ’14 Yoga Journal Conference in Estes Park, Colorado) between the two of them about serious issues worth laughing about.


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3 Responses to “One of the World’s top Yoga Teachers on avoiding the Happiness Trap.”

  1. yogibattle says:

    Nice interview. Richard is refreshingly humble and wise amidst what has become of modern yoga.

  2. Finally…spot on..enough with Instagram and yogi rockstars. It is so easy to fall into that trap just to pay the bills or satisfy my ego. I continue to resist, and often question that decision. This interview has reinforced my belief to continue to stay true… thank you!!!

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