Posted by ebeans
It is rare to find yourself in the thick of a yoga blog. The more you search, the more you find interesting blogs that once were. Be sure to check out these blogs while you can still read them “fresh off the press”.
- YJ Cambodia Yoga Challenge
From "Notes from the dump"
About: “The Seva Challenge is about taking a small group of leaders and setting a significant fundraising goal for each person who comes on the trip. Through the funds raised, we will be able to leave Cambodia knowing we have made a difference…” read more
Who: Seva Challenge participants
- Om Factory on the Road
From "We're working on the picture album..."
About: “Watch out! Twelve Om Factory yogis are about to storm Southeast India under the auspicious guidance of Lord Murugan. In two days we kiss ice storms goodbye and summer saris hello…” read more
Who: Retreat participants (Katie Clancy with FaraMarz, Amanda Wentworth, Kristin Sullivan, Alex*, Deborah Shapiro, Jennifer Seymour, Carey Urban, David Regan, Kara Bingham, Denise Fahmie, and Karen Fuchs)
*Name changed by request.
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Tagged blogs, cambodia, challenge, om factory nyc, seane corn, seva, travel, yoga, yoga journal, yoga retreat
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.
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.
She’s great. Totally go!
Most yoga retreats are way more expensive than this with much less qualified teachers.
It is a crazy deal with an amazing teacher. GO!
YOGA VACATION IN BEAUTIFUL COSTA RICA!!
APRIL 18-25, 2009
LUNA LODGE IN THE OSA PENNINSULA
NEED A BREAK OR WANTING TO DEEPEN YOUR YOGA PRACTICE. EXPERIENCE THE HEALING ENERGY OF THE BEAUTIFUL RAIN FOREST. THIS IS AN AMAZING CHANCE TO EXPLORE OR JUST LAY BACK IN HAMMOCKS OR AT THE POOL. SOAK IN THE HEALING EFFECTS OF YOUR YOGA PRACTICE AND BECOME ONE WITH THE JUNGLE.
INCLUDED IN THE PACKAGE!
*DAILY EARLY MORNING MYSORE ASHTANGA CLASSES (BEGINNERS CLASS DIRECTLY AFTER EARLY MORNING CLASS)
*DAILY AFTERNOON ALL LEVELS YOGA (ASANA OR PRANYAMA) OR LECTURES, DEPENDING ON WHAT THE GROUP WANTS.
*ONE FREE MASSAGE
*TOUR THROUGH CORCOVADO STATE PARK (AMAZING!)
*3 GOURMET MEALS PLUS UNLIMITED COFFEE, TEA AND FRESH DRINKING WATER (THE BAR IS OPEN ALL DAY FOR FRESH FRUIT SMOOTHIES SOFT DRINKS AND COCKTAILS FOR ADDITIONAL COST)
*ACCOMODATIONS (YOUR CHOICE OF BUNGALOW HACIENDA ROOM OR TENT; DOUBLE OCCUPANCY.)
* FLIGHT TO PUERTO JIMENEZ AND DRIVE TO LODGE AND PRIVATE CHARTER PLANE FROM LUNA LODGE BACK TO SAN JOSE
*INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT IS NOT INCLUDEED*
SEE WWW.LUNALODGE.COM FOR MORE INFO ON EACH.
MARY FLINN HAS BEEN TEACHING YOGA FOR NEARLY 15 YEARS. SHE IS AUTHORIZED BY SRI PATTABHI JOIS AND SHARATH RANGASWAMI TO TEACH ASHTANGA YOGA AND HAS LED NUMEROUS TEACHER TRAININGS IN NYC. SHE HAS TAUGHT WORKSHOPS IN JAPAN, CANADA, THAILAND AND COSTA RICA- LUNA LODGE!
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT MARYMUKH@HOTMAIL.COM, WWW.MARYFLINN.COM OR