"I was freed from addictions to drugs and alcohol"

Meet @suzzystranger sharing her #yogasavedmylife story with us. These are her words ๐Ÿ’š

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"There's a good reason I included a picture of BKS Iyengar in my photo's above, and not just because I just found out I share the same birthday day as the great man...what an honor. ๐Ÿ™‡๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธโค๏ธ๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป I started out my yoga journey with his Light on Yoga

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The book set me on fiah and sent me to India six months into my practice. Before long I was living at an ashram and studying Sanskrit

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Mother India forever changed the course of my life. She taught me ethics and discipline. She also showed me love and compassion. She freed me from my addiction to drugs and alcohol

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For the first time in my life, I saw the light at the end of the tunnel and found hope, through which the practice of ahimsa, especially self-harm became possible. When I was young I always thought Iโ€™d die in my early twenties and I almost did

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Now here I am, 35 and going strong AF. Om guru ji om. Thank you for lighting my way when I couldnโ€™t see. Thank you for lighting my fiah, now I can share it with all those that need it ๐Ÿ™ Carly Su Chan"