They must also have at least a C-cup bra size – virginity and curviness are believed to promote well-being and purity.The local job advert, which has caused controversy in the area, read: 'Lip tea is hiring full-time tea-leaf pickers.'A prospective employee has to be a woman with no sexual experience, a bra size of at least a C cup, and no scar or wound visible on her body with a uniform.'But this method has come under fire as being a practice that objectifies and disrespects females, claims the firm denies.
Intensives allow for the consolidation of learning, PPPs support students in the establishment of their own home practice and retreats offer people the opportunity to surrender to the yoga process in a peaceful and supportive environment.
All classes are taken by skilled and dedicated practitioners, and there is a high level of support from all teachers.
It is billed as the most refined tea in the world, and possibly with some justification – the leaves are picked by a group of virgins using just their lips.
The Yoga Nook is a BKS Iyengar yoga school in the inner-west Sydney hub of Dulwich Hill.
The school was started in 2002 by Linda Apps, after she served an apprenticeship with her teacher Peter Thomson.
The school runs a number of classes from Beginners to Intermediate Level seven days a week.
We operate on a term basis, with 4 terms roughly coinciding with NSW school terms.
The leaves, gathered on lush mountainsides in central China, must be in their first flush and are dropped into baskets hanging from the pickers’ necks.
Legend has it that the leaves used to be picked by fairies with their mouths.