New York, NY, April 13, 2016 – 97-year-old yoga master Tao Porchon-Lynch can add another accolade to her name, “award-winning author,” demonstrating once again that it is never too late to realize your dreams. Her book, Dancing Light: The Spiritual Side of Being Through the Eyes of a Modern Yoga Master, tied for a Silver Medal in the Autobiography/Memoir II (Coming of Age/Family Legacy/Travel) National Category for the 2016 Independent Publisher Book Awards.
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On Thursday, September 17th, 2015, we celebrated the launch of 97-year-old yoga master Tao Porchon-Lynch’s long-awaited autobiography, Dancing Light: The Spiritual Side of Being Through the Eyes of a Modern Yoga Master at the Athleta store in Scarsdale. Thank you to Sue Wald at Athleta and Elyce Jacobson of Skinny Buddha Organic Cafe for supplying the incredible food. Check out the pictures and get your copy of the book today!
This is an exciting day!! The final version of the long-awaited autobiography of yoga master Tao Porchon-Lynch, Dancing Light: The Spiritual Side of Being Through The Eyes of a Modern Yoga Master, is in our hands. With a gold embossed cover on red cloth, it is even more gorgeous than the preview copy.
The long-awaited autobiography of yoga master Tao Porchon-Lynch, Dancing Light: The Spiritual Side of Being Through The Eyes of a Modern Yoga Master, is almost ready for release!! We just received the advance copies in hand today (August 6th). The book is gorgeous… definitely worth the wait! The first book will be presented to Tao at her 97th Birthday Party on Sunday, August 9th with a few copies to flip through. About two weeks or so after that, we’ll receive the entire shipment. The book is 504 pages with 459 images so we decided to invest in the highest quality library grade Symth Sewn binding which takes a little longer but will stand the test of time. Look out for the exact release date. In the meantime, here are the numbers…
On Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 96-year-old yoga master Tao Porchon-Lynch and dance parter Vard Margaryan will be dancing on the TV show, America’s Got Talent. Check her out as she kicks up her heels and spins around. This season features Howard Stern, Heidi Klum, Mel B and Howie Mandel as judges, and Nick Cannon as host.
On Saturday, May 16, 2015, I was delighted to have a birthday lunch with two of my favorite women – my mom Janie Sykes-Kennedy and teacher/mentor 96-year-old Yoga Master Tao Porchon-Lynch at the Taj Palace in White Plains, New York. Together, we are co-authors on Tao’s new memoir, Dancing Light: The Spiritual Side of Being Through the Eyes of a Modern Yoga Master.
With warm waters, fresh fruits, friendly people and (nearly) perfect weather, the island of Jamaica is a slice of paradise. That was the setting for our writing retreat for 96-year-old Tao Porchon-Lynch’s upcoming inspirational memoir, Dancing Light: The Spiritual Side of Being Through the Eyes of a Modern Yoga Master. Check out the pictures from the December trip and then join Tao for a retreat in Jamaica from May 4th – 10th!!