Remembering a Yoga Legend: Maty Ezraty on Developing Effective Yoga Teaching Skills

By
Eva Norlyk Smith, PhD, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT and Lynn Crimando C-IAYT

The recent news about Maty Ezraty's much-too-early passing was a sad day for the yoga community. Among all the many yoga luminaries we have had the privilege to study with, Maty shone like one of the brightest stars.  Her wonderful playfulness and integrity as a teacher was an inspiration, and her ability to make the essence of yoga come alive in every cell of your body was unparalleled.

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