Known as the oldest yoga teacher in the West, Tao will leave a legacy of optimism and strength.
In this stunning gallery of photos by Robert Sturman, the acclaimed yoga photographer captures yogis practicing in their natural element in honor of Earth Day. "As an artist, I often think of Rumi’s words, 'I can’t stop pointing to the beauty.’ That feels right to me,'" he says. In the following slideshow, Sturman asks yogis—both renowned teachers and "regular" practitioners—what the Earth means to them in their practice and their lives.
Want to take better photos (yoga or otherwise) for your personal website or Instagram? These 7 tips from yoga photographer Robert Sturman will help you stand out from the crowd and wow your audience.
Photographer Robert Sturman shares how stillness leads him down the path to gratitude. Find out what makes his list.
Photographer Robert Sturman shares 21 moving images and quotes from yogis around the world.