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Gift Guide Recommendations for Yogis from Bliss Network Team–Part 3

  Gifts that are both practical and life-changing can be a joy to either give or to receive. This is true any time of the year, and especially during the holiday season. We benefit from exchanging gifts with meaning and purpose. In this installment of our gift guide recommendations for yogis, we highlight a number [...]

By | November 16th, 2017|Annual Guides|0 Comments

LOCALI Brings a Healthy Deli to West Hollywood

LOCALI is the deli-style restaurant where you can take your vegan first date, meat-loving grandmother, and fast food addicted coworker alike. Their concept is a combo deli/natural foods market plus convenience store with nutritious, thoughtful, organic offerings. Their newest LA outpost in West Hollywood is conveniently located on Santa Monica Boulevard between San Vicente and [...]

By | November 16th, 2017|Restaurants|0 Comments

Gift Guide Ideas from Bliss Network Team Part Two

We can support our practice through our tools. These can allow us to grip the floor as we move, to carry our gear, to take care of our skin and to wear our intentions by our hearts or on our sleeves with jewelry that has meaning. Whether you're looking for the perfect thing to add something [...]

By | November 10th, 2017|Annual Guides|0 Comments

Gift Guide Ideas from the Bliss Network Team

When it comes to finding just the right items for your favorite yoga, sometimes we all need a bit of inspiration. The Bliss Network Team has gathered a selection of Gift Guide items to help you find treasures for the holidays and beyond. Gift Guide Merakalpa Mala Kits Untie Your Mind, Knot Your Intention. The [...]

By | November 8th, 2017|Annual Guides|0 Comments

Meditate in the Valley at The DEN Meditation Studio City

Meditate and Chill Sometimes we all just need to #CTFO (Chill The F*&@ Out) at any time of the day. Fortunately, the options for where we can do just that in LA are increasing. The DEN Meditation has added a Studio City location (they began with a La Brea flagship) to provide a fitting home [...]

By | November 3rd, 2017|Studios|0 Comments

Veterans Yoga Project Approaches PTSD with Mindful Resilience

  Rebecca Smith photographed by Jessica Serra Huizenga at The Confetti Bar.   As an Army medic, Sara Limb was in constant rotation between training in Korea and combat in Iraq. This resulted in four years of sleepless nights and a schedule that no human can withstand for long – at least not [...]

By | November 2nd, 2017|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Yoga Teacher Ahmed Elaasar

Photo of Yoga Teacher Ahmed Elaasar by David Young-Wolff   Yoga Teacher Ahmed Elaasar is dedicated to his practice and his passion for sharing the teachings of yoga with others. He has a perspective on yoga that comes from traveling the world. After traveling the globe, he decided that LA is the place [...]

By | November 1st, 2017|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments

Kundalini Yoga by the Sea

Kundalini Yoga By the Sea studio in Santa Monica. Image by Samir Janjua Photo. Kundalini Yoga by the Sea is a welcoming studio in all senses of the word. Owners Dharam Dev Kaur Khalsa, Kia Ancilotto (Kia Dharam Atma), Lisa Arshawsky, and Nicholas Petricca share a commitment to the practice. They’ve created a [...]

By | October 31st, 2017|Studios|0 Comments

Yoga Teacher Maeve McCaffrey

Photo of Maeve McCaffrey by David Young-Wolff. Clothing by Spirit Activewear. As a Yoga teacher, Maeve McCaffrey is both generous and kind. She greets students with a smile when she teaches challenging yet clearly-instructed and well-paced classes. Maeve teaches at YogaWorks and Equinox. What inspired you to begin teaching yoga? I was exposed [...]

By | October 28th, 2017|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments

Jivana Heyman Speaks about Accessible Yoga

Jivana Heyman and students at the Santa Barbara Yoga Center. Photo by Sarit Rogers When I met Accessible Yoga Founder Jivana Heyman, I was struck by how much he lives the values of Accessible Yoga. He is an example of these values in every way. His attitude, demeanor, and approach to teaching are [...]

By | October 16th, 2017|Teacher Profiles|0 Comments