All things related and happening in and around Los Angeles.

Naam Yoga takes over Mexico City

A Yoga Gathering for Global Peace

Imagine a gathering of 100,000 people meditating. Let’s put it in perspective for a moment. The census population of Santa Monica in 2010 was 89,736 and in 2009, U2 performed at the Rose Bowl for a record-breaking sellout crowd of 97,014 people. In Mexico City in […]

By | May 17th, 2016|COMMUNITY|0 Comments

The Shine — A Mindful Variety Show

Connection: The inherent desire for conscious, authentic, and meaningful interactions with other people.

This is what The Shine Movement means to me. While it can sometimes be easy to have superficial engagements via social media or at your favorite bar, these may or may not inspire. Yet in contrast, every time I spend an […]

By | March 3rd, 2016|COMMUNITY|0 Comments

Barry’s Bootcamp debuts its Hollywood flagship

Barry’s Bootcamp, Hollywood reminds us to push a little harder.


On Golden Globes Sunday I took a class at the newest Barry’s Bootcamp in Hollywood, located along the Walk of Fame where I thought I might spot a celebrity. Instead, I faced my own reflection which, after 10 minutes of intense cardio, was slick […]

By | January 25th, 2016|COMMUNITY|0 Comments

Inclusive Yoga

7 Lessons from the first Accessible Yoga Conference

by De Jur Jones with Sarit Rogers


“The invisibility of disability” is often used as term to describe people whose challenges are not necessarily visible; for example, they may not be walking with a cane nor are they rolling in a wheelchair. This phrase […]

By | December 7th, 2015|COMMUNITY|0 Comments

New Moon Wellness Agoura Hills

New Moon Wellness offers Healing in Agoura Hills

Walking through the door of New Moon Wellness is like entering a cozy living room. The warm wood floors and inviting sofas set a tone suitable for owner Andrea Gootnick’s vision to create a holistic community center. Andrea is an activist, life coach, and 26 year […]

By | December 3rd, 2015|COMMUNITY|0 Comments


Remembering Jeremy Tarcher, 1932–2015

by Dean Sluyter

You may not know his name, but if you meditate, practice yoga, use alternative diets or medicine, cultivate right-brain creativity, or consume information about any form of inner development, then an unlikely character changed your life. A dapper New Yorker with the patrician voice of a […]

By | December 1st, 2015|COMMUNITY|0 Comments

UpRising Yoga Honors Artist Robert Sturman

UpRising Yoga honors Robert Sturman for his portrait work of young yogis.

by Jill Weiss Ippolito

UpRising Yoga is a nonprofit that trains teachers and places them in locations where yoga classes are not often held, including juvenile hall and other places where young people may have experienced trauma. They give teachers the tools to […]

By | October 27th, 2015|COMMUNITY|0 Comments

Yoga on Location with Lauren Abraham


Lauren Abraham is a tv host and pro athlete specializing in fitness, yoga, snowboarding, and surfing.

Find more about her at her IG: @LaurenAbraham and her website (

Photograph by David Young-Wolff

Lauren is wearing top by LABELLAMAFIA Clothing and capri leggings by Elisabetta Rogiani Couture Fitness.

By | September 30th, 2015|COMMUNITY|0 Comments

Seen and Heard – Los Angeles Events September

Los Angeles community events seen and heard during the month of September: Waves of Flags at Pepperdine University, Bhakti Fest and more.


Yoga Day at the Dodgers Stadium

Photo by Jeff Skeirik/Rawtographer

Rolling out their mats on the outfield at Dodgers Stadium, more than TK yogis practiced with YogaWorks teacher […]

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

Janitor and CEO

The Yamas & Niyamas of Owning Your Own Yoga Studio

At the end of March, I will close my beloved U Studio Yoga. For nearly a decade we were perched on the fifth floor of an art deco building in LA with views of the Hollywood sign and a wonderful devoted tribe who practiced together regularly. […]

By | June 2nd, 2015|COMMUNITY|0 Comments