• Lonely Guru Podcast

    with Ryan Spielman

    Dialogues with leading teachers about Yoga practice in daily life.

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    Lonely Guru Podcast - Dialogues with leading teachers about Yoga practice in the modern world
  • This music is about poking fun at our foibles, musing about the meaning of life and bringing to light the ways in which we give ourselves a hard time. Though the songs are rough around the edges I think they capture how weird and wonderful it is being a human being. I hope they will make you laugh and make you think. I am delighted to share them with you.


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