Sober Living & Spirit Buddies: Westwind’s Modern Approach to Addiction Treatment

Parashakti on retreat in Bass Lake with Westwind Recovery staff. From left to right: Michael Shahin, Parashakti, Kai Zimmerman, and Zachary Ament. They say it takes a village to raise a child, and for me, this proverb is never more present than when I’m working alongside people in recovery. Recovery requires a rebirth [...]

By |2020-09-25T08:21:04-07:00September 25th, 2020|INSPIRATION|0 Comments

Kara Love Project Supports Music-Based Wellness Programs for Seniors

Kara Love Project Raises Funds for Wellness Love, music, community and a whole lot of dancing marked the heartfelt and harmonious tenor of The Kara Love Project’s third annual Backyard Music Fundraiser. The event was held at the home of Lily and David Dulan. Lily Dulan, founder of The Kara Love Project (KLP), Maggie Lin, [...]

By |2020-02-18T23:44:57-08:00February 18th, 2020|compassion in action|0 Comments

Nicholas Petricca: Rockstar Yogi

Nicholas Petricca at Kundalini Yoga By The Sea. Photo by Samir Janjua. WALK THE MOON’s frontman Nicholas Petricca talks death, breath, and his new studio Kundalini Yoga By The Sea You might recognize the lyrics and the catchy dance tunes of massive hits including “Shut Up and Dance” (“She said, ‘Oh oh oh, [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:56:33-07:00July 10th, 2018|artists & musicians|0 Comments

Los Angeles Events: The Best of September 2017

  Join LA Yoga at the best Los Angeles events for September 2017.   Los Angeles Events: Classes and Workshops Accessible Yoga   Learn how to make classes welcoming to everyone and to approach students in a trauma-informed way with Accessible Yoga Founder Jivana Heyman. Details 7-10 Sep 9am-5pm $550 Spiral Path Yoga, 3115 Foothill [...]

Gong Medicine

Jon offering sound healing at The Beloved Festival "The gong is the first and last instrument for the human mind. It is the basic creative sound. To the mind, the sound of the gong is like a mother and father that gave it birth. The mind has no power to resist a gong [...]

By |2017-01-05T03:26:54-08:00January 5th, 2017|artists & musicians|0 Comments

Rockstar Health and Fitness: Nathan Sykes 

Nathan Sykes Solo Artist Nathan Sykes is following in the footsteps of Justin Timberlake and Nick Jonas. Artists who made the not-so-easy transition from massively successful boy bands (NYSNC and the Jonas Brothers, respectively) to heartthrob solo artists. Many have tried and failed, but Nathan will not fall into that category. Born with an incredible [...]

By |2018-05-11T19:12:43-07:00July 1st, 2015|artists & musicians|0 Comments

Rockstar Health and Fitness: Harry Hamlin

Harry Hamlin discusses finding the grounding influence of meditation through his role in feature film, The Fourth Noble Truth. Meditation is increasingly a topic of news stories and a part of popular culture. Meditation is even part of the subject of an entertaining feature film, The Fourth Noble Truth. The film’s star Harry Hamlin inspires on [...]

By |2018-05-11T18:28:27-07:00June 2nd, 2015|artists & musicians|0 Comments

Spiritual Haiku

  Spiritual Haiku Eradicating Fear fails. Substituting love for fear is lovely.   Tech support. Household help. Roadside assistance. Life – don’t try it alone.   Fear keeps me awake. Gratitude puts me to sleep. Love says good morning. I'm a spiral girl living in a linear world. Sometimes passing. Haikus by Beth Lapides, from [...]

By |2018-03-22T20:15:06-07:00December 6th, 2010|poetry|0 Comments