Daily Archives: January 20, 2009

Stevia: “President Bush’s parting gift to the soda industry”

Dear Bush,

Good riddance!

News clip found in today’s AMNY:

Testing your Stevia Savvy

PS: Isn’t this stuff illegal in Europe?

Name that dude

My guess is Alex Medin.  But a look around many a-shala could imply a lot of people…

viparita chakrasana (tick tock)

Mr.Yoga (aka Mr. Medin)

NYC Valentine’s Heads-up: Gooey yoga stuff for couples

posted by ebean

Share wine, chocolate, & yoga at Om Factory

aka where to take your date and pre-book now!

[Updated 2/8]

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 13th

  • Exhale (Central Park South)
    Cupid Yoga: Partner Yoga, Thai Massage and Reflexology with Anna Carbonell & Kirtan
    Time: 7:30pm – 9pm
    Price: $35/person or $60/couple.  Early Bird price $30/person or $50/couple (if registered by Feb. 9th).
  • Yoga Works (Eastside)
    The Spiritual Path to Partnership with Charles and Lisa Matkin
    Time:  7:30 – 9:30pm
    Price:  $45 per couple in advance, $55 per couple at the door

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 14th

  • Om Factory NYC
    Valentines Day Couples Workshop: Thai Massage & Partner Yoga with Kathryn Ulrich & Deven Sisler
    Time: 7 – 10pm
    Price: $75/couple, Wine and Chocolate included.
  • Laughing Lotus
    Couples Massage Workshop with Nancy
    Time: 8 – 10pm
    Price: $65 per duo.
  • Greenhouse Holistic
    Partner Yoga with Ariel Karass and Amanda Zapanta
    Time:  6pm – 7:30pm
    Price:  $45 pre-registered/couple (members), $50 (non members).
  • Om Yoga
    Restorative Yoga for Couples with Brian Liem & Adam Gwosdof
    Time:  3 – 5pm
    Price:  $50 per couple
  • Levitate Yoga
    An Evening of Thai Yoga Massage with Paula Tursi
    Time:  7 – 9pm
    Price:  $30/person (pre-reg. by 2/7), $40/person after
  • Jivamukti Yoga
    Celebrations of the Sacred Self:  A Night in Divine Love with Luis Davila, Jeanine T. Abraham, Ayinde Howell, Jofia Ross, and AleXandra Phipps
    Time: 7pm
    Price:  $45 early registration, $50 at the door, students w/ valid ID $25
  • The Shala
    Pure Jai
    Valentine’s Benefit Performance
    Time:  6:30pm
    Price:  By donation
  • Ishta Yoga
    Valentine’s Heart Opening Workshop with Melissa Brasier
    Time: 2:30pm – 4pm
    Price:  $40 in advance; $50 at the door
  • Integral Yoga Institute
    Couples Massage with Iris Savernik, M.D.
    Time:  3:30pm – 5:30pm
    Price:  $60 per couple

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 15th

  • Prenatal Yoga Center
    1+1+ 3: Partner Yoga and Massage Workshop with Gayla Marie Stiles and Aaron Stiles, LMT
    Time: 5:30 – 7:45pm
    Price:  $100 per couple

View the 2010 list

Hey New York, explore your bandhas

If you are into yoga and in New York, brave the L train service delays this weekend and head out to Williamsburg to refine your bandhas:

Exploring the bandhas workshop

Go Yoga