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  • Mountain pose is the haiku of yoga, shameless in its simplicity, some call it standing, stretching—all the energy in the universe passes through the point below the belly button—I’ve heard say, feet on ground and arms in infinity, eternity, and still in the belly, the stars collapse. . . .
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