Purusha Hickson is the Founder and Director of Stretch for Success Seminars. He has been teaching hatha yoga for over 40 years and has studied in depth the Sivananda, Iyengar and Ashtanga yoga systems. His views on yoga and health have been solicited by numerous publications, including Yoga Journal, Yoga International and the L.A. Times. He conducts workshops and retreats worldwide, and has developed a Teacher Training Program for aspiring yoga teachers in the Los Angeles area. Purusha’s spiritual teacher was the late Swamini Turiyasangitananda, better known as Alice Coltrane. We spoke about Swamini’s teachings and her music, and touched upon her husband, John Coltrane, before discussing Purusha’s philosophy and work. Learn more about Purusha Hickson here. NOTE TO SUBSCRIBERS: this is a replacement for the previously posted interview, which had technical problems.