Getting Hugged by the Hugging Saint of India  

What is it like to receive a hug from Amma? Clearly it’s different and deeply personal for everyone who decides to seek out a hug. I took the easy entry in by going to a daytime program here in NYC back in 2010. In retrospect and in comparison to the all-night Devi Bhava, it just […]

Read More

MANTRA SADHANA: An Intertribal Cosmic Ritual

Learn to Chant Mantra! In this monthly gathering, we draw upon various practices and rituals from the sacred traditions of humanity to co-create a ceremonial offering towards universal consciousness, ourselves and the planet. We will explore various Mantras including Sanskrit, a Four Directions Altar, Sacred Songs, Meditation and Breath as a tool to direct our […]

Read More

Mantra Meditation: Pisces and Neptune

“Now is the time to travel deep within and clear what no longer is serving our souls mission. With the Sun in Pisces we gain access to a more compassionate and sensitive mode of interacting while penetrating the secret depths of our beings. We become more aware of the divine within us.” – Time Passages […]

Read More

Monthly Mantra Meditation: Virgo/Mercury

Wow! This end of summer breeze is beginning to ground my feet into the earth again. It no longer feels like such an uphill battle to get all of the little things taken care of, those day to day tasks and to do’s. In fact, I am feeling a sense of momentum and joy as […]

Read More

Monthly Mantra Meditation: Venus/ Taurus

Can you feel the subtle shift in the air? We’ve had some time to welcome the initial spark of spring (Aries) and to throw ourselves back in the game of life. With the Sun now in Taurus, we look to the rewards of that game and how those rewards bring forth a sense of security […]

Read More

Monthly Mantra Meditation: Turning Anger into Gold!

Greetings from the “Land of the Gods” otherwise known as Rishikesh, India. This place is magical, the vibration deep. The Ganga flows fresh here and the mountains hold mantras chanted for thousands of years by devotees, sadhus and gurus worldwide. It is of no coincidence that great things can happen here; realizations, visions, healing and […]

Read More