July, 2009

kirtan cool: guara vani on kids, the cry of the soul

Jai Uttal calls his group “simply the most wonderful kirtan band in the Western world.” Dave Stringer says they’re “incredibly thrilling.” Guara Vani and As Kindred Spirits have recently released a new kirtan CD, Ten Million Moons, right on time for kirtan’s move to mainstream. I was lucky enough to get to chat with Guara….

Jul 22, 2009 · Read More · Comment (1)

All great champions, most of whom are optimists, have become great because of–not in spite of–great adversity.– Robert Mack, Happiness From the Inside Out

Jul 21, 2009 · Read More · Comment (1)

book review: the handbag and wellies yoga club

There’s a slew of yoga chick lit coming out these days. Credit Elizabeth Gilbert’s astoundingly well-received Eat, Pray, Love. The Handbag and Wellies Yoga Club, due to be released on August 6th, 2009, is the second memoir-ish book from advertising exec-turned soul seeker Lucy Edge. Her first, Yoga School Dropout, was named a book of…

Jul 16, 2009 · Read More · Comment (1)

take-away tip: itchy and scratchy

on the matLately in my classes I’ve been going on a bit about stillness. It’s not something I practice nearly as often as I should (it’s all my Ayur Vedic constitution’s fault, I swear: Vata-Pittas are always vibrating). But lately, at the end of our flow, right before savasana, I’m asking everyone to please get…

Jul 14, 2009 · Read More · Comment (1)

oren lavie: locked in a room

to find your way outyou find your way in~ Oren Lavie if you liked this, you might likelaw of karma: get it

Jul 10, 2009 · Read More · Comment

FREE Kundalini Yoga

Hey all! I’m excited. Free yoga always gets me excited. Come on down if you wanna:FREE Kundalini yoga classWhere: Exhale Studio, Yaletown, VancouverWhen: Weds., July 8th, 9:30 am http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=2729658&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=0&show_portrait=0&color=00ADEF&fullscreen=1 Yoga is Boring from Joy Yoga on Vimeo.

Jul 1, 2009 · Read More · Comment (1)