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About Olivia Kvitne

Olivia Kvitne is founder and director of Yoga For First Responders. She teaches yoga at the Des Moines Veterans Association and is the 2016 recipient of the Warrior Award and Community Choice Award from Yoga Alliance. YogaForFirstResponders.org

The Benefits of Yoga for Veterans

When Looking for Ways to Support Our Veterans, the Yoga Mat Might Just Be the Place to Start:  Veterans Day, November 11th, is the anniversary of the end of World War I; it is a holiday scheduled to honor all veterans of the United States Armed Forces for their patriotism and willingness to serve and [...]

By | November 9th, 2016|Yoga in the World|1 Comment

SoMantra: Where Soma and Mantra are One

  SoMantra: Where Soma and Mantra are One is more than just an album of catchy chants. It’s a tool to tap into one’s innate wisdom, mitigate daily stress, and resolve chronic pain. Scott and Shanti Medina, a husband and wife team who are the voices and writers behind this transformative approach, have been combining [...]

By | September 29th, 2015|Music|0 Comments