Speaker: Ms. Quinine Tao
Date: 15 Feb 2004 (Every Saturday)
Time: 10.45am to 12.15pm
Venue: Buddhist Library’s Auditorium Level 2
Registration/Fee: $65 (BL Members)/ $85 (Non-Members)
Every Saturday morning, there’s a flurry of activity at the BL’s auditorium. Several pairs of slippers and shoes lie in a neat row on top of the stairs leading to the auditorium. They belong to some 40 learners men and women – who come here for their yoga lessons.
About the Trainer
Quinine Tao is a soft-spoken and gentle lady who teaches yoga at both elementary and intermediate stages. Although she’s well-known in yoga circles, she’s extremely modest about her impressive credentials.
She started learning yoga in 1975 and has been teaching yoga at community centres since 1976. Quinine’s also the author of “Yoga Teaching and Learning for Everyone” and has her own yoga centre. She began teaching yoga at BL in 2001. A practising Buddhist, Quinine accepts no fees and every cent paid by participants goes to BL.