• India
  • 200 hour YTT

    CopyrightPaulaVermeulen-8593

    In the spirit of adventure and for the love of yoga, I booked return tickets to Delhi, India for a 200 hour Yoga Teacher’s Training Course in Rishikesh earlier this year. The town is based near the Himalayas and the source of the Ganges, in the north of India. Rishikesh is known as the World […]

  • India
  • Cows of Rishikesh

    CopyrightPaulaVermeulen-7842

    Even if you’ve never been to India, I’m pretty sure you’ve heard about the holy cows that live on the streets at their leisure. Nothing can really quite prepare you for the casual amount of cows that block entrances to shops, pay visits to the vegetable sellers, cause traffic jams and slowly saunter down the hot […]

  • India
  • Food in Rishikesh

    CopyrightPaulaVermeulen-7552

    So, I missed out on mango season, but there was still so much delicious fruit available to buy in the streets of Rishikesh! Chai is a daily necessity and sampling local street food is a must. Unfortunately I didn’t take note of exactly what everything is called, but I tried just about all of it! Here’s a feast […]

  • India
  • Faces of Rishikesh

    CopyrightPaulaVermeulen-8166

    In March I went to Rishikesh in the north of India to do a 200 hour yoga teachers training course at Rishikesh Yog Peeth. I took my camera with me of course and took some time to practise some portraiture. My photography style is usually quite sneaky and un-intrusive so it was good for me to practise […]