Authenticity: Bearing the Truth within Oneself

Krishna advising Arjuna

Krishna advising Arjuna It is better to strive in one’s own dharma than to succeed in the dharma of another. Nothing is ever lost in following one’s own dharma. But competition in another’s dharma breeds fear and insecurity. Krishna advising Arjuna in the Bhagavad Gita. Inside each and every one of us is one true… Continue reading Authenticity: Bearing the Truth within Oneself

Alchemy & Authenticity

I would like to invite you on a journey. A journey that explores your own authenticity.  A journey that explores the potential for alchemy in your life. Our theme here at Share Yoga for the month of May is Authenticity, which correlates perfectly with our new Share Yoga book club book, “The Alchemist” by Paulo Coelho. Coelho… Continue reading Alchemy & Authenticity

Exhibit Ends Soon: Yoga the Art of Transformation

If you’ve been meaning to stop by the exhibit “Yoga: The Art of Transformation” at San Francisco’s Asian Art Museum, you will need to do it soon. The exhibit ends in just six days on May 25, 2014. I saw the exhibit while I was in Washington DC last year. I was inspired and intrigued… Continue reading Exhibit Ends Soon: Yoga the Art of Transformation

I AM the movie

I AM is an utterly engaging and entertaining non-fiction film that poses two practical and provocative questions: what’s wrong with our world, and what can we do to make it better? The filmmaker behind the inquiry is Tom Shadyac, one of Hollywood’s leading comedy practitioners and the creative force behind such blockbusters as “Ace Ventura,”… Continue reading I AM the movie

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Happy Holidays, yogis!

What a year! I’ve been busy working on our ShareYoga.com redesign and more recently filling Christmas orders from our yoga store. We are planning to relaunch our website in early 2012 with new content and all new yoga products. The original store for Shareyoga.com was designed way back in 2006! That’s right, it’s our fifth… Continue reading Happy Holidays, yogis!

New Year’s Eve Celebration Benefiting YOGA for YOUTH

What:  Music and Yoga New Year’s Extravaganza Benefiting YOGA for YOUTH Yoga with Bryan Kest, Seane Corne and Kia Miller (2-7pm) Music with Rocky Dawuni, Luminaries, Donna De Lory and more (7:30pm-3am) Where: 4144 Glencoe Ave, Marina del Rey, CA 90291 Tickets:  $35 online / $50 at the door Visit: www.LaYogaNewYears.com for Tickets

Charter for Compassion – Will you join in sharing a message of compassion?

Those who practice yoga are familiar with the Sanskrit word “ahimsa”. Ahimsa means non-violence in action, thought, and words. The Global Charter for Compassion, which was released today, is beautifully recited in the video below and acknowledges an urgent need for worldwide compassion. Will you sign and share the pledge? A call to bring the… Continue reading Charter for Compassion – Will you join in sharing a message of compassion?

140th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

Today marks the 140th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Perhaps this weekend is a good time to revisit one of Gandhi’s biographies. I especially enjoyed “Gandhi The Man” by Eknath Easwaran, which details his earlier years as a shy young man. Today, President Obama paid tribute to Gandhi saying: “The America of today has its… Continue reading 140th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

Dolphin Yoga & Doula Center » Dolphin Doula Certification

This looks interesting. I wish someone had hypnotized me during my son’s birth. November 3-8 2009 • Hillsborough, CA. The Dolphin Method™  Doula certification course includes: Childbirth Education Training in hypnosis & preparation for pregnant women or couples prior to the birth The use of hypnosis during birth Full labor support* Breastfeeding Support The Psychology of Labor, Childbirth,… Continue reading Dolphin Yoga & Doula Center » Dolphin Doula Certification

Not Enough Rock & Yoga? Wanderlust Festival at Lake Tahoe coming up July 24-26

Title: Wanderlust Festival at Lake Tahoe, Yoga & Rock Location: Squaw Valley, Lake Tahoe, CA Link out: www.wanderlustfestival.com Description: Wanderlust is a new kind of festival bringing together some of the world’s top yoga teachers and some great rock & roll performers, all in a setting of breathtaking natural beauty, Squaw Valley USA in Lake… Continue reading Not Enough Rock & Yoga? Wanderlust Festival at Lake Tahoe coming up July 24-26

A few of my favorite things for today (yoga and all things between)

One of my favorite personal productivity and “art of living” sites on the web is Leo Babauta’s “Zen Habits”. Today, I’m mentioning this because he has a wonderful post entitled, “Love Life, Not Stuff” (link to Love Life, Not Stuff here) wherein he gives pointers on how to create a “lust for life instead of… Continue reading A few of my favorite things for today (yoga and all things between)