Festivals & Retreats

Wanderlust 108 – the world’s first “mindful triathlon”

Wanderlust 108 - Los Angeles hosted the world's first mindful triathlon including a 5K, large scale yoga class and guided meditation on the beaches of Santa Monica. Running shoes – check. Yoga mat – check. Sunscreen, reusable water bottle, and bike lock – check, check. I quickly scanned this small list through my mind as [...]

By | May 6th, 2015|Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments

2015 Spring Retreats

Upcoming 2015 Retreats:  hiking retreats in Ecuador, shamanic retreats in Peru, and yoga retreats in Yosemite Valley Compiled by Tiffany Palazzini   Casa Verde Raw Yoga Hiking Retreat, Ecuador CASA VERDE RAW YOGA HIKING RETREAT CASA VERDE, ECUADOR. ONGOING RETREATS WENDYGREENYOGA.COM Travel to a personalized seven-night retreat to heal with Ashtanga Yoga, delicious [...]

By | April 27th, 2015|Editorial, Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments

May 2015 Festivals

May 2015 Festivals in Southern California and surrounding states Compiled by Tiffany Palazzini   Joshua Tree Music Festival, May 14-17, 2015 JOSHUA TREE MUSIC FESTIVAL JOSHUA TREE. MAY 14-17 JOSHUATREEMUSICFESTIVAL.COM Music is the soul of life and at the Joshua Tree Music Festival artists from around the world will grace the stages for [...]

By | April 26th, 2015|Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments

March Events Los Angeles – Get Up and Go

March Events, Los Angeles Weekly Special Classes Yoga on the Great Lawn at Sunnylands Join Kristin Olson, owner of Urban Yoga, for outdoor yoga in sunny Rancho Mirage. Fridays in March at Noon. Free Great Lawn at Sunnylands Annenberg, 37977 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage sunnylands.org ROGA on the Santa Monica Pier Each week a [...]

By | March 12th, 2015|Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments

Retreats and Festivals February 2015

Yoga, Meditation and Celebration Retreats and Festivals, February 2015 Sedona Yoga Festival Sedona, Arizona February 5 - 8 With the uplifting backdrop of a magnificent landscape, the Sedona Yoga Festival invites you to depend your practice in yoga, meditation, music, and energy work with more than 100 renowned teachers and performers including Saul David Raye, [...]

By | February 24th, 2015|Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments

Wanderlust Oahu – Two Day Recap

Held at the magical Turtle Bay Resort on the North Shore, Wanderlust Oahu 2014 has brought together some of the most influential teachers, change makers and trendsetters to inspire consciousness and community through yoga. After two days with our feet in the sand - and on our mats - here’s a mini recap of what’s [...]

By | March 2nd, 2014|Festivals & Retreats|3 Comments

Dharma Yoga Festival

Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh USA Inc. (HSS), Los Angeles, with the support of many other Dharmic organizations, will host “Dharma and Yoga Fest” on Saturday, September 21, 2013 from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm at Excelsior High School ground in Norwalk CA. The Dharma and Yoga Fest will conclude the yearlong commemoration by HSS of Swami [...]

By | September 4th, 2013|Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments

Not-to-be-Missed at Bhakti Fest West

The 5th Annual Bhakti Fest West is exactly one week away and set to be an weekend full of yoga, kirtan and heart opening activities. From September 5-8, Joshua Tree Retreat Center will convert into a Yogic playground, filled with over 100 clothing, art, and health food vendors, two stages filled with ongoing kirtan acts [...]

By | August 29th, 2013|Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments

The Do LaB Shares Lightning in a Bottle with the World

Image by Jorge Meza Many people dream of a place where the-world-as-it-is and the-world-as-we-want-it-to-be merge into one. We dream of a utopia where we are able to take a break from our everyday worries, to-do-lists, and responsibilities because the sounds, the sights, and the sensations are so potent, that the past does not [...]

By | August 7th, 2013|Festivals & Retreats|2 Comments

Bhakti Fest Celebrates Five Years of Festivals

This year, Bhakti Fest will be lighting five candles on its birthday cake. The inspiration for the event began decades prior, when producer Sridhar Silberfein envisioned a spiritual gathering akin to the energy and community of Woodstock, yet with a more peaceful vibe and devotional attitude. You could say that even Woodstock had its roots [...]

By | July 10th, 2013|Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments