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Retreats and Festivals March 2016

Sedona Yoga Festival March 10-13 Sedona, Arizona sedonayogafestival.com Sedona’s famous red rocks and powerfully energetic vortexes provide the setting for a transformational weekend offering yoga, Ayurveda, kirtan, energy medicine, healing arts, meditation, and more. The schedule includes stargazing, vortex yoga hikes, outdoor practices, flow with gong meditation on the patio, and scientific information on the [...]

By | March 9th, 2016|Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments

Retreats March 2015

  Retreats March 2015 3-Day Liver/Gallbladder Cleanse with Frank Ferranti Hacienda Hot Springs, Desert Hot Springs, CA, March 29-31 Join internationally known wellness advocate Frank Ferrante and Sedona Wellness practitioners for a three-day cleanse in the heart of Sedona at a private tranquil desert resort, Hacienda Hot Springs Inn. Frank Ferrante is the motivational speaker [...]

By | March 14th, 2015|Travel|0 Comments

Guidelines for Stress-Free Travel

While the positive aspects of travel include seeing new places, meeting new people, and many other joyful experiences, we have to find ways to cope with the mind/body stress and anxiety associated with changes in our usual daily routines and rhythms. According to the science of Ayurveda, the psycho-physiological, elemental or chemical balance of an [...]

By | June 18th, 2013|Ayurveda|0 Comments

Yoga on the Road

Preparing for a retreat, organizing your bag, incorporating chanting in the car, planning ahead to maintain balance, and packing a warm scarf can help you cultivate equilibrium on your many adventures, wherever your travels take you. Top 10 Tips for Staying Balanced While Traveling By Gigi Yogini 1. Pack Consciously to Lighten Your Load When [...]

By | May 30th, 2013|Travel|1 Comment

Explorer’s Mind

What happens when I meditate? I have two totally conflicting desires: I love to travel, and I love to be at home. Fortunately, meditation satisfies both. Minds don’t wander, they journey, and the purpose of all this travel is to return home enriched. Human beings have a hunger for fresh experience. We are always exploring, [...]

By | May 30th, 2013|Meditation|0 Comments

Diary of a Traveling Monk Volume XI

By Indradyumna Swami Torchlight Publishing Inc. “Preach boldly and have faith in the Holy Names!” were personal directions Swami Prabhupada, founder of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness, gave to HH Indradyumna Swami. Following these instructions, Indradyumna Swami entered the renounced order of sannyasa and has been responsible for spreading Krishna Consciousness around the world. [...]

By | September 2nd, 2012|Books & DVDs|0 Comments

The Highest Pass

By Selah Michele They journeyed to the top of the world and found freedom of the heart. “The journey taken in The Highest Pass was really the metaphor for living the life we want to live every moment.” –Anand Mehotra Yogi and teacher Anand Mehotra had traveled the world but had not yet stood at the [...]

By | April 17th, 2012|Film|1 Comment

Airport Yoga: A New Era

On Thursday, January 26, in true San Franciscan revolutionary nature, the San Francisco International Airport (SFO) opened the airport's own "Yoga Room." This is the first of its kind in the country. This Zen den is located in Terminal 2, adjacent to the Terminal's Recompose area. It's a miniature version of a bona fide studio, [...]

By | January 26th, 2012|Yoga in the World|11 Comments

Global Green

Global Green was founded in 1993 by philanthropist and activist Diane Meyer Simon as the American arm of Green Cross International (GCI), an organization launched by President Mikhail S. Gorbachev in order to inspire people to reconnect to the environment and thereby shift attention to sustainability. They’re one of the few (if not [...]

By | February 23rd, 2011|Cause & Activism, Green Living|0 Comments

On Gratitude

It starts in third grade, those formal lessons in mathematics: the counting of negative numbers. -1, -2, -3, and on and on and on. The counting of things that are not there. If you’re like me – which is to say, human – then you’ve no trouble at all counting deep into the abyss: the [...]

By | February 10th, 2011|Health & Wellness|0 Comments