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Yasmin took sometime after completing her inspiring accomplishment to answer a few questions during an interview with Yoppii’s Editor David Good.

D: When did you start practicing yoga and why?

Y: I started practicing yoga at the age of 14. At the time (1995), I was working– weeping, dusting and organizing shelves) at health food store a few hours a week. The owner decided to open a yoga studio upstairs and at first, no one was taking classes, so she sent me upstairs. My first teacher was Mark Darby and Joanne Darby, who are the only Ashtanga teachers in Canada certified by Pattabhi Jois.

August 10, 2010

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