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THE GREAT DEBATE UPDATE

Back in August we leaked the news about the Great Debate between the meat-eating Sadie Nardini and the veggie-loving Sharon Gannon. After a delay in plans, our sources now tell us that theses yoginis will take their corners on October 8th at 12 noon (EDT) via The Huffington Post. More details to follow soon…

-Freebean

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THE GREAT DEBATE – Are Yoga and Meat-Eating Mutually Exclusive?

Back in June, Sadie Nardini, the edgy NYC core strength yogini, served up some food for thought on yoga and what’s on your plate in her Huffington Post flesh-eating confessional, in which many shared their ops.  Among the comments, there were some lovers and some haters, and now word on the street has it that Nardini and Gannon (of the animal-loving Jivamukti school) are laying down their mats for a duke ’em out debate  (in that peaceful yoga way, of course) via live video on the Huffington Post this Wednesday, 8/19.   Stay tuned for the official time to watch it live…

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Day Retreat from New York

posted by ebean

Can’t afford a yoga retreat to Tulum?  Why not opt for a “daytreat”?

From a recent Jivamukti Yoga newsletter:

SECOND ANNUAL – JIVAMUKTI BHAKTI YOGA RETREAT
With Jivamukti Co-Founder Sharon Gannon & Hoftra Professor Joshua Greene

AT HISTORIC OLD WESTBURY GARDENS
Saturday, April 4, 2009, 9AM – 5PM

Immerse yourself in a restorative day of yoga and devotion at the exquisite 200-acre Old Westbury Gardens on Long Island-only 40 minutes from Penn Station via LIRR. For advanced and beginning practitioners alike, this rejuvenating retreat includes yoga asana classes with renowned Jivamukti co-founder Sharon Gannon, dialogues with popular author-teacher Joshua Greene, a live kirtan group, poetry, nature walks, and delicious vegetarian meals. To see photos of Old Westbury Gardens, visit
www.oldwestburygardens.org – the perfect location for this exhilarating excursion into the ecstasies of the soul.

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Comments from last year’s retreat:
“Simply amazing-beautiful, loving, can’t say enough about this marvelous day.”
“Much more than I expected. It was wonderful to have such an experience so close to New York!”
“Thank you, thank you, thank you for this memorable day.”

$150 all inclusive or $120 if you register before March 1.
Call (212) 353-0214 ext. 0. to reserve your place or visit our website for online reservation- www.jivamuktiyoga.com

*Please bring your own mat; we also suggest you bring your own blanket or sitting pillow. If you require blocks and or belts feel free to bring those as well.