THE CRONE

They tried to kill you / Goddess / They took your face away / With stones and hammers / Fire and bullets / They changed your name from Powerful / To Old / Ugly and / Bad Tempered / They burned you alive / Again and again and again and again / Because...

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Lily Kessler
PUFFERY

A common question that people ask is how long I have practiced yoga. The usual answer from many teachers may include the day of their first class. I could say...

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Lily Kessler
EXPANSION & QUICKENING

After the Feast, the Rest. After the Expansion, the Quickening. Living in Feast - in Expansion - is tasting the essence Divinity. Holding space for lessons to be integrated and reflected upon is...

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Lily Kessler
MY EXPERIENCE WITH ISIS

Soon after I opened Blooming Life, I received a phone call at the studio. The gentleman on the other line used a name of mine that I haven't heard in years. He then stated a name of a former student of mine and I involuntarily...

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Lily Kessler
CONSCIOUSNESS & TRUTH

Duality. Me and you. Light and dark. Bad and good. Love and fear. Pleasure and joy. Blame and acceptance. Ultimately, yoga is the merging of these dualities. This requires recognition of the great Both/And; extinguishing labels by...

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Lily Kessler
SAUCHA

Rise. Begin the day. Your asana + meditation practice is like a morning shower. Saucha = Purity of the body + mind, removing the gunk that diminishes the truth that you are capable of being...

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Lily Kessler