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Posted by Guest Scribe on October 16, 2013 in Community
After college, I spent a few years bouncing around Richmond, VA working in the arts. As the child of American Diplomats, I had spent my entire life bouncing around the world and then continued the nomad lifestyle as an adult in my 20’s.  I had no innate understanding of stillness, or how to build community or cultivate a deep and meaningful relationship with myself and members of the...
Posted by admin on October 15, 2013 in Community
"To find that flow of breath and movement not only in surfing, but in yoga, is so important because if you're doing it without breath, if you're trying, if your effort is there then your ego is there, then it's a struggle!" In this Speakeasy talk from Wanderlust O'ahu 2013, hear Pro Surfer and founder of "Surf into Yoga", Rochelle Ballard, describe how her passion for surfing lead her to wellness...
Posted by admin on October 13, 2013 in Community
"I take the principles my gurus have taught me and try to bring it to practice in the world of technology. How do you take the principles from your yoga and spiritual practice and integrate them into your form of professional expression? Can you integrate them into what you do in your day to day living in the technologies you're surrounded by?"  Gopi Kallayil opened his Wanderlust...
Posted by Olivia on October 11, 2013 in Community
Cover Photo from mentalfloss.com Set aside by the United Nations to recognize and consider girls of the world, today is the International Day of the Girl! Here are some reasons by mentalfloss.com on why we need a day devoted to girls, their need for education, health and well-being. 31 million middle school-age girls aren't in school If you're reading this right now, that means you have...
Posted by admin on October 8, 2013 in Community
Erinn Lewis is one of Austin’s most popular and vibrant teachers who weaves over 5,000 hours of global teaching experience with humor, contemplation, and a dose of good for your soul sweat. Her classes are an adventure packed with yoga mythology, intelligent alignment, artistic expression, mindfulness, and dynamic sequencing. You will leave refreshed with a quiet buzz, a lightened heart and a...
Posted by admin on October 4, 2013 in Community
The Vipassana Meditation Community this week said farewell to a great spiritual leader, Satya Narayan Goenka. The technique which S. N. Goenka teaches represents a tradition that is traced back to the Buddha: Vipassana has been handed down, to the present day, by an unbroken chain of teachers to S. N. Goenka, who said, "The Buddha never taught a sectarian religion; he taught Dhamma - the way to...