The practice of self-study, or svadyaya, is always compelling at the turn of a new year. However, as an organization, Yoga Alliance has often found it difficult to reflect on the past because our history has been so poorly recorded. Who started the organization? How were the standards developed? When and why were key decisions made?
"Credentialing serves as the way to showcase someone's experience (and) education," said former Director of Standards Pam Weber.