91-Year-Old Yogi: Why Would I Ever Stop Doing Yoga?

91-year-old yogi, Bernice Bates, began practicing and teaching yoga in 1960. Before even getting out of bed in the morning she does a series of seven or so poses to get her blood flowing -- how awesome is that?

Bernice tells MSNBC that she credits yoga with keeping her healthy and flexible:

She says that yoga makes for the perfect mind-body connection:

Back to Bates' teaching -- she now leads a one-hour class in a retirement center for adults in their 60s to 80s!

When asked when she would stop teaching, Bates replied, "Why should I quit? As long as I can do it and help someone else, I'll just stay as long as I can. I get a joy out of seeing someone learning."

Namaste to that!

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