5Q Interview with David Lesinski

1. Tell me about your background as a school teacher and painter. I was a special education school teacher for 12 1/2 years. For 10 years I taught kids with severe emotional impairment and for 2 1/2 years I taught kids with high functioning autism. I enjoyed my time as a teacher and love kids.[…]

5Q interview with Ashley Sun @ashley_sun_yoga

1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why is it important to you? Yoga has laid the foundation for me to flourish. I see it as the structure, discipline, supportive masculine energy that allows my feminine, free-flowing spirit to dance and create. It has gifted me the clear perspective to embody and embrace the[…]

5Q interview with Carlos Bastidas @Thoughtsfromlos

1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why is it important to you? I found yoga when I was dealing with a back injury that just wouldnt get better. After trying everything I could think of someone recommended yoga and the rest is history. Even though my back still has problems here and there,[…]

5Q interview with Rachel Peters @easeful_living

1. Tell me about your personal journey with yoga. Why is it important to you? I did my first sun salutations on a backpacking trip my freshman year of college. It was the first time I ever carried my life on my back and the first time I felt so FULL with so little. Yoga changed[…]

Honor the Divine Feminine with DTO and Hemalayaa at Shakti Fest 2017

Introduction Music festivals have had a strong presence in American popular culture since the 1960s. 450,000 people attended Woodstock in August of 1969, signaling a shift in the cultural milieu. It was a coming of age for a generation of individuals fed up with mass consumption, war, and their own underrepresentation in society. Festivals, communal[…]

5Q Interview @MoniqueSaundersYoga

5Q Interview @MoniqueSaundersYoga 1. What does yoga mean to you? Yoga is my moving meditation. A time for me to go inside and be one with everything that I am….after years of holding my cards too close to my heart, yoga gave me permission to open my heart and be receptive to all that life[…]

5Q Interview @Hemalayaa

5Q interview @Hemalayaa 1. Tell us about yourself and your introduction to yoga. My dad is a true yogi, and a house-holder and I was guided by him to practice meditation, devotion and prayer as way to calm body and mind. My father did some light yoga asana when I was growing up. He said[…]

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