November 15, 2011

The Journey of Thai Yoga Massage

Last time I shared with you how a bee sting on a recent motorcycle trip put me in touch with the Buddhist virtue, or Brahmavihara of […]
October 31, 2011
Moto Eco Adventure

The Bee, Thai Yoga Massage and Equanimity

Today, I begin to share with you how a solitary motorcycle trip I took earlier this Fall helped reconnect me to the four key Buddhist virtues. […]
October 17, 2011
Moto Eco Adventure

Motorcycles, Thai Massage and the Open Road

Many of you may have gathered that I am an avid motorcyclist and some might find that surprising, given my focus on Healing and Serenity. And […]
October 3, 2011

The Spillover Effect of Thai Yoga Massage

When I train therapists in Thai Yoga Massage I do not instruct only in the physical techniques, but also in those aspects of the discipline that […]
September 19, 2011


Almost a week after arriving back at home, and I am still soaring from my experience at Bhaktifest, a 4-day happening in Joshua Tree, California that […]
September 5, 2011

Yoga is My Massage

People often ask me “Who works on you, Deon?” Usually it is not another body worker, but rather my own Yoga practice that is my massage, from the inside out. Sometimes I do it early in the morning and sometimes I do it at night. But I‘ll try to do it most days, and ideally for an hour or more.
August 22, 2011

Thai Massage and Traditional Medicine Symposium, 2011

After recently attending the Thai Medicine Symposium and Annual Wai Khru in Washington DC, I am still on the road (again) in North Carolina, right now […]
August 11, 2011

The Creek As My Guide for Thai Massage

  The creek near my home in Upper Ojai is very inspirational to me. The way I practice Thai Yoga Massage is based on flow, and […]
August 2, 2011

Animals, Alignment & Thai Massage

Recently I was asked how my life has changed since I moved to the countryside three years ago. I suddenly realized how valuable it is for […]
July 11, 2011

Thai Yoga Massage – Benefit for the THERAPIST

During the recent 5-day workshop at our Upper Ojai studio, one of the things I feel very strongly about, that I discussed was, was how incredibly […]