from the New York Times February 27, 2012…
“After accusations of sexual impropriety with female students, John Friend, the founder of Anusara, one of the world’s fastest-growing styles, told followers that he was stepping down for an indefinite period of ‘self-reflection, therapy and personal retreat.’ ”
What a goof. Put down your blissed-out gun-hands, Johnny.
- 3/2/12 From Yoga Dork…
Resigned Anusara Teachers Create Independent Yoga Coalition, Free from Anusara, Inc., John Friend
- 2/14/12 From Huff Post…
The Anusara Yoga Scandal: Can a $6 Billion Industry Salvage Its Image?
- From Well & Good NYC 2/17/12…
John Friend and the Anusara scandal: A Primer
- From YogaDork…
UPDATE: Anusara Steering Committee Starts ‘Kula Evolution’, New CEO Steps Down