Cause & Activism

Marc Ching: Commitment to Action

Animal Hope and Wellness Foundation (AHWF) has gone the extra mile to save Fido from the slaughterhouse. Imagine if your commitment to service in action lead you to travel thousands of miles from home, away from your beloved family while placing your life in danger. Imagine if that action put you in foreign countries, where you [...]

By | March 4th, 2016|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Seagoing Activism fuels Brock Cahill’s work with Kurmalliance

Kurmalliance Founder talks with LA YOGA Magazine about his commitment to the ocean, ways people can make a positive difference in everyday life, and more.   LA Yoga: What inspires your work with and commitment to ocean conservation issues? Brock Cahill: I am so in awe of our ocean. The ocean is the only source of [...]

By | January 25th, 2016|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

A Commitment to the Earth

  Doña María Apaza Gives Thanks in NYC and LA The Inkarri Cultural Association community in the US hosted Doña María Apaza to offer a series of teaching and healing ceremonies in New York and Los Angeles. She gathered people for a despacho (Earth healing ritual) in NYC’s Times Square as well as events in [...]

By | December 3rd, 2015|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Dress for Success Raises Funds through Wellness

The 5th Annual Power Walk for Dress for Success raised funds in Los Angeles for women in need. Photos by Sheng-te Yang Sometimes work can save our lives. “In order to gain employment and become self-sufficient, it is critical that women are also healthy and well! said Reena De Asis, Director of Dress for Success [...]

By | October 26th, 2015|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Compassion in LA: Animals and Society

The National Museum of Animals & Society Promotes a Greater Vision of a Planet in which all its Inhabitants are Inherently Valued. Every social movement has a museum dedicated, or partially dedicated to its cause, such as civil rights and labor. One of today’s great humanitarian movements is animal protection and the museum supporting this [...]

By | June 2nd, 2015|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

All Children Deserve a Chance

Szilvia Gogh’s decade of volunteering with A Chance for Children “Ten years ago, one of my scuba diving students told me about her volunteer work at A Chance for Children youth camp,” said Szilvia Gogh, PADI Scuba Course Director, inspirational jewelry designer, and entrepreneur.  Something connected in that moment. “I wanted to work with a [...]

By | April 27th, 2015|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Seva/Selfless Service

Year Two: Conscious Typhoon Relief Fundraiser for the Philippines “I will lay every brick, and sink every nail with love.” – Patrick Doles, EarthCoco Founder As a global community, what we do to support our collective family worldwide has powerful effects, not only when it comes to hands-on efforts and fundraising, but also how we [...]

By | March 19th, 2015|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Conscious Community to Animal Rescue

  Animal Rescue in Los Angeles Six hundred passengers. Fifteen airplanes. This sounds like any ordinary hour at LAX, but on December 6, 2014, hundreds of volunteers came together for this very special airlift. Six hundred adoptable dogs were pulled from death row in shelters throughout the Los Angeles and surrounding counties and sent to [...]

By | March 2nd, 2015|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Support the Ability of Yoga to UPLIFT!

UPLIFT Yoga Bash and the mission of sharing mindfulness with youth We’re all looking for ways to uplift our lives and if we’re lucky, we are introduced to the tools and practices that promote health and wellness in all areas of our lives. If we’re really lucky, we’re introduced to yoga and mindfulness as early [...]

By | September 17th, 2014|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Kirtan Aid: Artists Sing in Support of Social Change

One of the chants featured on the new album Kirtan Aid: Orphan’s of Rishikesh is “Aad Guray Nameh”—the Protection Mantra—shared by sacred songstress Deva Premal. This particular mantra surrounds the magnetic field with protective light and translates to “I bow to the Primal Wisdom; I bow to the Wisdom through the Ages, I bow to [...]

By | July 1st, 2014|Cause & Activism|0 Comments