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V.K. Harber

Yogini, contemplativa, escritora. Produtora do programa de rádio “Radical Spirituality and Sacred Activism”. Diretora espiritual da Hab Washington.

V.K. Harber is a yogi, contemplative, and writer exploring the intersection of yoga, new monasticism, feminism, and social change. She is a co-founder and former managing director of Samdhana-Karana Yoga, a nonprofit healing arts center, and has over 1,000 hours of teaching experience focused on underserved populations for whom yoga is not readily accessible. She is currently the spiritual director for Hab Washington, an ecumenical and inter-spiritual “new monastic” fellowship established in NYC by Adam Bucko, which offers formation in radical spirituality and sacred activism. V.K. is also the producer for Adam’s radio show, Radical Spirituality and Sacred Activism, on Unity Online Radio. Her website is www.vkharber.com
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O corpo de quem pratica yoga: rejeitando as imagens idealizadas

Na nossa cultura, atribuímos valor enorme à aparência aparentemente perfeita. Mas, como todos sabemos, esse ideal é irrealista e inatingível para a maioria de nós. Então como se explica que, assim que é mencionada a palavra "yoga", a primeira imagem que nos vem à cabeça (também à cabeça de quem pratica yoga regularmente) é de uma mulher magra, flexível, bela e geralmente branca?
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