Friday, February 25, 2011

On The Road Again

Off to Laikipi Center of Origin in Kenya to assist Sharonji and Davidji. The founder of Laikipiai Nature Conservancy is famed author and wild life protector, Kuki Gallmann, author of I dreamed of Africa. Afterward I will be staying in Nairobi a few days with Paige Elenson and Africa Yoga Project amazing... If you are not familiar with AYP please check out their website The founder Paige is not only a Jivamukti teacher but has done numerous trainings and brings teachers and support from all over the world to use the teachings of yoga in Nairobi's urban environment and make it a spiritually and financially viable solution to some of the problems people live with. Next down south to see Cherryl Duncan in Johannesburg before Cape Town. SA All Day is a past posting on here with Cherryl. Actually it is a pretty amazing nude shot in forearm stand which is part of a series to draw attention to the unnecessary use of animal products. Please visit her website the pictures on the homepage are yoga fairies in the woods... Holy smokes how can I leave out one of the most exciting happenings. Deva Premal and Miten, Shyam Das along with Sharonji and Davidji will be at Blue Spirit in Costa Rica. This is Omega's new campus in Costa Rica and although I have not been I was with a friend in Beirut who said it was amazing. I will be tagging along on that adventure as well assisting before I head out to Japan with LADY RUTH!!!! Thats right JAPANESE JIVAMUKTI IMMERSION WITH LADY RUTH AND JULES FEBRE. GETTING OUR SIDDHIS UP...



Thursday, February 24, 2011

Michael Franti in KY

I took this at a Michael Franti concert Ocotber 2010. Had was in Kentucky as I was teaching in Loveland Ohio at the World Peace Yoga Jubilee/ Jivamukti Satsang. So I snuck out with MC Yogi and Amanda and we went to this. This show he was on fire and playing from his new album the Sound of Sunshine as well as some classics. If you do not know him please check out his music it is becoming a lot more mainstream which is an amazing thing. The we have him in the spotlight the better. He also have a great documentary called "I know I am not alone" very moving about the healing power of music and communication as he travels to Iraq, Israel, and Palestine. This clip is a bit short and not great quality but you can hear him pretty well.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Something a bit different

I have been in NYC for about a week now and it feels great to be able to practice at Jivamukti whenever I want and I do not have to teach. I was catching up with a friend who has been practicing at Jivamukti for many years and she said she was reading about my travels via my blog. I replied that you must not know very much as I am the worst when it comes to linear blogging, she agreed adding that I mostly talk write about vegan findings at airports. Taking a picture of a snowman chilling on the park bench in Thompkin Square, on my way back from a yoga class, I found a bunch of pictures that I had forgotten about featuring some other great beings. Here is the first one. It is actually from maybe 2 yrs ago in Berlin with the amazing Andreas.

ॐ शांति
As I was writing this out I noticed a "type in Hindi option" in my tool bar...When did that get there?

Monday, February 7, 2011

Prague again!!!

Just finished teaching at the amazing Prague Spirit Festival. Put on by a beautiful Jivamukti teacher Martina Prochazkova based here in Prague. Dance, music and yoga... Tomorrow off to Beirut to hang with the amazing Rima Rabbath and Danielle Abisaab. About to get my habibi on...

Peace, Love and Vegetables