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
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
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?
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
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
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
Share Yoga’s June Contest June is here. Month number six out of 12 in year 2009. Can you believe it? I am excited to announce this month’s contest. This month we’re giving away a Pink Yogitoes – a very cool and cute towel that sits on top of your yoga mat, measures 24″ x 68″… Continue reading Write a yoga haiku. Win a pink Yogitoes yoga towel!
Title: Yoga Nidra Workshop w Lisa Spinelli (NYC) Location: Sankalpah Yoga NYC, 254 Fifth Avenue, between 28th and 29th streets, 3rd Floor, Phone: 212. 532.2033, Cost $25.00 When: 07:30 PM, June 3, 2009 For more info: Sankalpah Yoga NYC Between 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 3rd, Sankalpah Yoga teacher Lisa Spinelli will guide… Continue reading Sankalpah Yoga announces Yoga Nidra Workshop with Lisa Spinelli (NYC)
Title: Third Green Yoga Conference Yoga, Animals and Ecology Location: Los Angeles, LMU More information: Click here for conference website Description: The ancient practice and philosophy of Yoga is grounded in a profound understanding of the interconnection between ourselves and the natural world. Yoga developed in the context of a close relationship with the earth… Continue reading Third Green Yoga Conference scheduled in Los Angeles (LMU)
“The health of our bodies depends on clean air, clean water, and clean food. Yoga is grounded in an understanding of this interconnection. Historically, Yoga developed in the context of a close relationship with the earth and cosmos and a profound reverence for animals, plants, soil, water, and air. This reverence towards life is the… Continue reading Green up your yoga practice for Earth Day 2009!
Bhakti Fest is a three day music festival celebrating devotion through chanting, yoga, meditation and community. All of the presenters, including Deepak Chopra and Ram Dass, embody the spirit of Bhakti – deep devotion. Title: Bhakti Fest, 3 Day Kirtan Festival (CA) Location: Joshua Tree CA More Info: www.westcoastkirtanyogafestival.com Description: Bhakti Fest is a three… Continue reading Plan to attend Bhakti Fest, a 3 Day Kirtan Festival in Joshua Tree, California
Start planning now to attend or organize an event for National Yoga Month September 2009. This is a perfect opportunity to initiate small lifestyle changes for yourself , your family and your community. Join millions of health conscious individuals at hundreds of National Yoga Month events all over the country. National Yoga Month is a… Continue reading Organize a Local Event: September 2009 is National Yoga Month!
Title: NYC International Yoga Therapy Conference Location: Pure Yoga Studio, New York City, NY Link out: Click here for the International Yoga Therapy Conference website Description: Celebrate the connection between yoga and healing. At Yoga For Health, you’ll learn about the healing potential of yoga and meditation from nationally and internationally-known yoga masters, healthcare providers,… Continue reading NYC International Yoga Therapy Conference set for June
Donna Karan and the Urban Zen foundation will present “A Focus on Nutrition”, which is part of the foundation’s 2009 Well-Beaing Speaker Series. The two day event will be held this Thursday and Friday (April 16 and April 17) at the Urban Zen Center, 705 Greenwich Street in New York City. The Foundation’s focus is… Continue reading Rodney Yee & Mehmet Oz part of Urban Zen Foundation’s “A Focus on Nutrition” in New York City
Editor’s Note: Thank you to Share Yoga reader Catie Magee at cmyoga.weebly.com for this cool tip about the Headstand Yoga Mala Challenge tomorrow in San Francisco. Visit her site if you want to support her participation in the Headstand fundraising event where you can donate $5 (or more) to raise money to bring yoga to… Continue reading The Headstand Yoga Mala Challenge – Headstand