Inspiration

Posted by admin on April 2, 2013 in Inspiration, Community
It's only appropriate that on the day that we announce our "Yoga In the City" series for 2013, we feature a Trailblazer who teaches not only at Yoga In the City NYC, but at three of our four summer festivals this year (WLVT, WLCA and WLBC). Schuyler Grant, however, is more than just a teacher, she's a Wanderlust Festival co-founder and a big reason that all of these events exist! Further to this...
Posted by admin on March 25, 2013 in Inspiration, Community
The truest source of love is found within. "I came to this place where I really understood that I needed to own my truth, that my truth was mine. No one else was ever going to do that for me." Meggan Watterson has been compelled to connect with this love her entire life - at age ten, she marched out of her church. With the acuity that the very young possess, she knew something tremendously...
Posted by admin on March 18, 2013 in Inspiration, Community
We often divide our financial life from our spiritual practice, especially in times of financial turbulence.  In her Speakeasy talk entitled, “It’s Spiritual to Be Rich,” Kate Northrup shares her personal struggle with finances, how she finally paid off her debts, and tips on how to achieve financial freedom and happiness. As she says in her Wanderlust Whistler Speakeasy (click player below...
Posted by admin on March 11, 2013 in Inspiration, Community
"The role of tradition in yoga is hard to speak about because it's something that [one] talks about in certain, practical terms, but there's really also a rational for why it's valuable to have ties to something ancient, to have links to something that has true roots.  The tradition is the practical and rational side, but then there's also the unpragmatic side, the mystery." Rod Stryker...
Posted by admin on February 14, 2013 in Inspiration, Community
Where do we come from?  Where does the universe begin and end?  Why is this knowledge important?  These are just some of the major questions Jamie Janover explores in his "cliff notes of the Reader's Digest version" of the Unified Field Theory, a theory in physics that seeks to grasp the smallest particles of space and elements of the universe.   "When you tap into the...
Posted by admin on January 29, 2013 in Inspiration, Community
"Mistreat a woman and you're mistreating the earth," says Kelly Morris in her frank Hay House Speakeasy from Wanderlust Festival Vermont 2012, presented by Omega Institute.    Among the many questions Morris poses about female sexuality and gender roles, she asks, "In the western myth of creation in the Garden of Eden, woman is cursed. There is no role for woman in the myth of creation...