Cause & Activism

Marching to Abolish Racism: A Photo Essay

Child with fist up at City Hall. #BlackLivesMatter Participating in the Movement to Abolish Racism Watching the class of 2020 graduation into the Black Lives Matter revolution has inspired me in ways I was not expecting. It hs been uplifting and heartwarming to see the inclusion of youths of all colors and genders [...]

By |2020-06-21T16:19:03+00:00June 19th, 2020|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Face Masks for Safety & Fashion

LA’s Yoga Community Pivoting Production to Face Masks for Sale and Donation Daily practice means that we’re practicing every day, throughout the day. Now part of our practice is safety for ourselves and for your community. One of the ways we’ve been asked to practice safely is through wearing face masks in public and while [...]

By |2020-04-13T20:04:26+00:00April 9th, 2020|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Why Eat Organic? Zen Honeycutt On Empowering Food Choices

Unstoppable Empowerment with Zen Honeycutt Zen Honeycutt is the Founder and Director of Moms Across America, the author of Unstoppable--and an unstoppable force when it comes to advocacy work and empowering people who eat. She'll be speaking on the Optimal Health Panel at the Conscious Life Expo. We had the opportunity to talk to her [...]

By |2020-02-06T19:58:48+00:00February 6th, 2020|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Actor, activist, and yogini Lesley-Ann Brandt serves a higher purpose

Lesley-Ann Brandt Photo by Leslie Alejandro. Off the set, on the Mat with Lesley-Ann Brandt Rising star Lesley-Ann Brandt plays a demon on Netflix’s Lucifer. In real life, she’s more of an angel – a committed activist, yogini, vegan, mother, and ambassador for Earthchild Project, a group teaching health and wellness and lifestyle [...]

By |2019-12-11T17:15:00+00:00December 11th, 2019|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Yoga Gives Back: Can Empowering Women Save Lives?

  Addressing the tragedies of rape and suicide among young girls in West Bengal, India In the past twelve years, Yoga Gives Back has shared numerous uplifting stories of transformation. Thanks to our growing global yoga community’s support, Yoga Gives Back has helped to empower more than 1,300 underserved women and children with micro-loan programs [...]

By |2019-07-30T20:18:44+00:00July 29th, 2019|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Conscious Impact: Living Yoga in Nepal

Life-Changing Experiences A few months ago, I was telling a friend about the revelations I had during my yoga teacher training. Moving through trauma in my body, breaking habitual patterns of the mind, realizing the complexity of dis-ease and reclaiming my voice--to name a few. I found myself, in the end, describing the experience as [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:02:21+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Winona LaDuke on the Importance of Choosing A New Path

Activist Winona LaDuke: Lighting The Eighth Fire In recent years, the formidable Winona LaDuke has garnered mainstream media attention for her leadership at the “Standing Rock” Dakota Access Pipeline protests. However, this revered activist has been publicly speaking truth to power since the mid-1980s. A Native Ojibwe who graduated from Harvard University and completed her [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:02:26+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Cause & Activism|0 Comments