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KotE YTT 2024 – Reflections, Musings and Contemplations

KotE YTT 2024 – Reflections, Musings and Contemplations

Hello friends. Grant here, coming in to share of my personal musings and reflections from this year's (2024) 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training with Keepers of the Earth. I'll start by saying how incredible it has been to bring this training to a new location: up in the...

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About Grant, founder of KotE

About Grant, founder of KotE

As people discover Keepers of the Earth, or come across Grant and his work, it feels important to share details and background around who Grant is and how he came to be here. This intention of this blog post is to offer information that will assist the decision making...

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Ritual: The Four Steps of a Transformational Journey

Ritual: The Four Steps of a Transformational Journey

Rites of passage have been around for a very long time. While little is known about our earliest ancestors, based on what we have preserved from indigenous wisdom cultures early humans practiced, performed & engaged in various rituals and rites of passage. It is...

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“a Superior Way of Living”…?

“a Superior Way of Living”…?

The Search The search for a superior way of life - a life filled with joy, peace, and contentment - is a search shared by all people as an intrinsic and innate motivating force. “Superior” here, in this context, means that out-dated or dysfunctional patterns of living...

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The Creation & Intention of Keepers of the Earth

The Creation & Intention of Keepers of the Earth

Hi everyone. Grant here. It's been about a month since our new website got launched and already, this year's Teacher Training Course, happening in Costa Rica, is receiving applications. I figured it would be a good time to give a little back story behind KotE and the...

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About the KotE Method

About the KotE Method

Our Yoga School is founded on these Three Pillars: Sadhana, Satsang, and Sangha. We believe everything starts with practice, practice, practice. The nervous system learns by repetition. We are what we do repeatedly; all great achievements and the human beings behind...

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Message from Grant

Message from Grant

Hi, I’m Grant Ifflander Founder of KOTE. I’ve been on the search for authentic spiritual practices and spiritual traditions for about ten years now. My search has led me all over the world - from the mountains of Mexico to the rivers of Costa Rica; from the deep...

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