Teacher: All Interviews

In this series of interviews you’ll find out what life events inspired our teachers to practice yoga and what role yoga plays in their lives. You’ll also gain insights into how to make yoga work for you.

Interview, Philosophy
5 Minutes
Interview with Lauren McLaren
All Interviews, Lauren McLaren, Sujantra McKeever | October 21, 2014

Sujantra interviews Pilgrimage Yoga Studio teacher, Lauren McLaren.

Interview, Mommy and Me
10 Minutes
Interview with Yesica Rodriguez
All Interviews, Yesica Rodriguez | January 6, 2015

Yesica Rodriguez shares her experience with yoga, transitioning from a stressful job to being a full time mother. Her practice focuses on pre-natal and baby yoga (Mommy and Me).

Philosophy
10 Minutes
Seeker’s Journey – Lauren McLaren
All Interviews, Lauren McLaren, Sujantra McKeever | October 21, 2014

Sujantra interviews Lauren on, “The Seeker’s Journey.”

Philosophy
15 Minutes
Interview with Lena Schmidt
All Interviews, Lena Schmidt | June 12, 2014

Yoga teacher Lena Schmidt discusses her journey in discovering yoga and how it has changed her life.

Philosophy
10 Minutes
Interview with Heather Fenwick
All Interviews, Heather Fenwick | June 3, 2014

In this interview, Heather discusses her yoga journey, her trips to India and how yoga philosophy augments her life.

Philosophy
5 Minutes
Interview with Jamie Martin
All Interviews, Jamie Martin | January 6, 2015

Jamie shares her experience with major health issues and how yoga helped bring about remission. Her story is both inspiring and amazing… with Blair Hartwell

Philosophy
2 Minutes
Interview with Salil Wilson
All Interviews, Salil Wilson | December 6, 2013

Salil has practiced meditation for over 20 years. He explores integrating dedication with daily living and his practice. He discusses sincerity and the higher-self.

Interview
2 Minutes
Interview with Sujantra McKeever
All Interviews, Sujantra McKeever | December 6, 2013

Sujantra (studio founder) talks about how he found yoga, the benefits of a modest, daily practice and about how to make your individual yoga practice become more than just exercise.

2 Minutes
Interview with Martin Stamper
All Interviews | December 6, 2013

Martin answers questions about his roll as lead video editor for Pilgrimage of the Heart. He discusses the benefits of yoga in his life and how breath is so transformative.

5 Minutes
Interview with Blair Hartwell
All Interviews, Blair Hartwell | December 6, 2013

Blair describes her large roll at Pilgrimage of the Heart. She addresses some fundamental aspects about yoga and speaks of our vibrant, thriving community. Join us!

Meditation, Philosophy
5 Minutes
Building a Meditation Space with Tom Warner
All Interviews, Tom Warner | January 23, 2015

It’s essential to create a ‘space’ for your meditation practice. Tom Warner describes his meditation space and gives practical tips for all.

Philosophy
10 Minutes
Seeker’s Journey with Tom Warner
All Interviews, Tom Warner | January 23, 2015

Tom’s yoga journey spans 25 years, from a slow beginning to a way of life. He encourages the study of yoga and participation in your yoga community.

Philosophy
10 Minutes
Interview with Danielle Brand-Lemond
All Interviews, Danielle Brand-Lemond | February 3, 2015
Interview
Interview with Nikole Fortier – Yoga Teacher Training
All Interviews, Nikole Fortier | March 31, 2015

Nikole describes her yoga influences and discusses the yoga teacher training program, which she directs at Pilgrimage of the Heart yoga studio, San Diego.