Dawn Sorenson

About Dawn Sorenson

Dawn Sorenson is an artist/writer, yin yoga instructor and healing advocate with a focus on our emotional bodies. Trained all over Asia and blends eastern/western modalities for a balanced approach of ancient and modern. Based in Santa Monica, she is a lover of life, people and all things transformational. www.rootandrisehealing.com

Reflecting on the Devotional Journey of Shakti Fest

Shakti Fest: A Devotional Revelation Stepping into the world of Shakti Fest this year was like an invitation into a mother’s sweet embrace. The new 2019 location at the Joshua Tree RV and Campground provided a new level of intimacy to the already heart-filled experience of these weekends. The festival is centered around a little [...]

By | May 22nd, 2019|Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments

Be Crystal Clear is a Center for Healing and Fitness

Creativity, Consciousness, and Crystals at Be Crystal Clear A new incarnation of wellness has arrived in Santa Monica. Be Crystal Clear is a studio and event space on Broadway created by owner Sugar Panbehchi. A visual treat of intricate murals on the facade and adorning the walls within have been painted by Mari Pavanelli and [...]

By | May 6th, 2019|Studios|0 Comments

Natural Skin Care: Recommendations for Moisturizers and Sprays

  Deliciously Ella tests natural skin care for her line with Neal's Yard. One of the ways in which we both nourish and protect our skin is through moisturizing. Layering a light lotion with a mist or spray toner is both a soothing and supportive combination. Solutions for skin care for travelers can be [...]

By | October 21st, 2017|Bath & Beauty|0 Comments

Singing by the Ganga with Jai Uttal in Rishikesh

A commitment to meditation, education, and devotion delivered me to Rishikesh, India, the “City of the Divine” where I completed a 200-hour teacher training course. My activities in Northern India have revolved around yoga, wellness, holistic living, savory and sweet food around every turn, and chakra and ear cleanings offered on the winding paved road [...]

By | March 6th, 2017|Music|0 Comments