Four Tips to Help Students Develop Listening Skills

Do you ever talk to people or explain a situation and find out that you were not heard at all? If you write a letter of inquiry and get a stock answer that doesn't even address your question correctly, how can you prevent your students from giving this type of answer. Here are tips to help them listen correctly...

Top Skills That Make Gaje Singh Bisht A World Class Chef

When you travel you also need to eat unless you are fasting but what if there is something about the local cuisine that does not go well with you? Well then you go around searching for the right restaurants or the right chefs. I was very lucky to meet Chef Gaje Singh Bisht but equally surprised when I found out what made him such a perfect chef...

Four Tips for Dancing through the Constant Shifts in Grammar

Grammar can be learned and practiced in segments but can your students keep step with it as moves from segments into a whole melody? Can they shift meanings from one universal skill to another automatically, without thinking and in the dark. If they can't they may have a way to go before reaching mastery. Mastery requires shifting from one moment to another and even within the same sentence. What does it take to...

Rishikesh Bios; An Accident Takes Emilio From Torero to Yogi

It seems like there is a world of difference between being a bullfighter to being a yoga teacher. And for Emilio it must have been a quick turn around when he found himself injured for the third time. It marked the end of his career as a bullfighter a sad disappointment but what was in store for Emilio will take your breath away.

Why Not Consider a Traditional Arranged Marriage?

In the west we may be enamored with dazzling colorful Indian weddings but most of us would balk at having our parents arrange those weddings for us. We feel we are the best equipped to make wise decisions for our lives. Ignoring the wisdom of our elders may be reflected in our divorce rates, however...