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Posted by Guest Scribe on June 6, 2013 in Inspiration, Yoga
If you told me 10 years ago that anyone would be spreading my story about sweat and surrender yoga classes, I would have said you were nuts.  My spiritual backpack was pretty heavy with a box of monsters that including drug addiction, loss of a parent early in life, an unfulfilling marriage, and a pretty shaky internal compass.  I appeared well enough on the outside - ran a very...
Posted by Sean on June 5, 2013 in Yoga
Cover Photo: This is NOT me.  But... I did take the photo. By Sean Hoess ~  In a recent interview, I was asked about my personal yoga practice, a question to be expected of someone who's a co-founder of a certain well-known yoga festival. I think I managed a relatively cogent answer -- and heck, it was for a business TV show anyway -- but after a moment of reflection, I knew that I...
Posted by admin on June 4, 2013 in Inspiration
Today's Trailblazer is DJ Fabian Alsultany, groove supplier for four of our upcoming summer fests! For over 20 years DJ Alsultany has performed his tribalistic musical alchemy at major festivals, world class nightclubs and venues, conferences and yoga/retreat centers across Europe, Asia, Middle East, Africa, India, the Caribbean, and North and South America. Read on to learn about how this "World...
Posted by admin on June 3, 2013 in Inspiration
“Where science and logic ends, the mythology and philosophy begins.  These deities explain something that can never be fully explained, they must be experienced,” says Manoj Chalam in his Wanderlust Vermont 2012 Speakeasy talk, “Hindu and Buddhist Deities: The Power of Their Archetypes in Yoga.”  Join Manoj as he uses humor, personal experience and his thorough knowledge to educate...
Posted by admin on June 2, 2013 in Nourish
Something about drinking wine seems pure: natural and clean.  It could be the role wine plays in augmenting the magic of a perfect meal, accompanying deep conversation with great company, or the proven health benefits of moderate consumption.  Or maybe it’s the earthy adjectives we use to describe wine – oaky, floral, fruity, or, indeed, earthy itself.  Whatever it is, wine has a...
Posted by admin on May 31, 2013 in Inspiration
As the week draws to a close, we take a moment to reflect on learning.  What propels your quest to learn: content, teacher, or your own commitment to go deeper? What teachers/teachings have left the biggest impressions on you?