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Live from Kula Space Music Review

Donna De Lory uplifts in her latest album Live from Kula Space.

“Playing music is my yoga, it’s my bliss. When I play, I get lost in the music, my mind stops, I am in the moment, and I am free. This is a place I never want to leave.” This quote from acclaimed […]

By | March 31st, 2016|Music|0 Comments

Time in Love is Never Wasted music review

Lose yourself in the sacred chants provided by SRI Kirtan in their latest release, Time in Love is Never Wasted.

The powerhouse duo SRI Kirtan, vocalist and harmonium player Sruti Ram and vocalist and acoustic guitar player Ishwari, are leaders in the modern ecstatic chant movement. Previously topping the Billboard World Music Chart, they […]

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

Krishna Kirtan: Music as Meditation

The debut from ex-punk-rocker-turned-yogi Raghunath served as my traveling companion on a drive along the rocky coast of Maine.

The album’s broad strokes, energized layers, and variety of beats proved to be a fine sonic complement to the rush and fade of Atlantic waters. The artist/yogi (never without his harmonium) is […]

By | January 26th, 2016|Music|0 Comments

Safe Harbor: Healing Kirtan – Mahaprasad

One meaning of the word kirtan (phonetically keer-ton) is ‘praise’.

A variety of kirtan chants, often as call-and-response  were traditionally utilized as a method to pay respect to the Divine. In his fifth release, Safe Harbor: Healing Kirtan – Mahaprasad, master musician, poet, peace activist, award-winner, and […]

By | January 26th, 2016|Music|0 Comments

A Musical Journey with Whitney Allen

Using the connection with music to enhance yoga practice sequence

 

I remember the first time I stepped into Whitney Allen’s class in Los Angeles 14 years ago. I was a relatively new yoga teacher from NY, an actor and a journalist; little did I know that Whitney was also a new teacher, as well as an […]

By | January 25th, 2016|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments

Newsletter December 3, 2015 “Superfoods, Self-Reflection & Ayurvedic Self-Care”

December 3, 2015

E-News from LA YOGA Ayurveda and Health Magazine

December 2015 | ISSUE 290

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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

Love Everyone book review

 

Love Everyone book review 

 

Love Everyone is a a series of engrossing first-hand recollections by followers of the Indian saint and spiritual teacher Neem Karoli Baba, affectionately known as Maharajji. Although I didn’t meet him in person, my life has been enriched by being a follower of his teachings for […]

By | December 3rd, 2015|Books & DVDs|0 Comments

Newsletter November 24, 2015 “Practice Gratitude for Thanksgiving”

November 24, 2015

E-News from LA YOGA Ayurveda and Health Magazine

November 2015 | ISSUE 289

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Newsletter November 19, 2015 “Healthy Recipes for Thanksgiving”

November 19, 2015

E-News from LA YOGA Ayurveda and Health Magazine

November 2015 | ISSUE 288

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