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What were you doing to celebrate the United Nations’ International Day of Peace? Did you miss it? Don’t feel bad. It was September 21, and is actually an annual day declared by the UN as “devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.” This year’s theme was “The [...]


This year it’s our pleasure to present a giveaway for a guide book that may help you in your efforts to, you guessed it, tend your heart fire. Literally. It’s called Tending the Heart Fire: Living in Flow with the Pulse of Life and it’s a new book by Shiva Rea. (Read the review here, and read on below for more details.)


by Nancy Alder Shiva Rea is widely recognized as one of the most well known teachers of vinyasa flow yoga.  Now, after her many years of study and teaching around the world, she has offered to her students and fellow yogis a rich guide for their practice.  Tending the Heart Fire: Living in Flow with [...]


Shiva Rea speaks up in response to last week’s media tour of Trance Dance slam fest. Choosing facebook to publicly, semi-unofficially respond, Shiva gives her take on her experience at Rishikesh and thoughts on the definition of “skimpy”. We’re glad she took the time and believe it’s fair to hear from the Shakti goddess herself. [...]


“This is not yoga, it’s just a show, but to succeed in California, this is what they have to do.” Austrian yoga teacher Florian Palzinsky, 42, groaning in response to Shiva Rea’s short-shorts “writhing” in Yoga Trance Dance at the International Yoga Festival in Rishikesh. According to reports, some 20 peeved practitioners, not feeling the [...]


Hey, ‘scuse us, did you know it was yoga month? Yes yes! Have you been celebrating? Practicing under TITAN tutelage? If you’re looking for a way to give back there are two biggie events happening this weekend. First, in conjunction with Yoga Month is the Global Mala for Peace Project, September 18th-19th, an idea and [...]


Hey NY, ever wished to practice with pretty much the most famous yogini in the world? You’ve seen her on dvd covers and now you can see her live and in person! AND, more importantly, give back at the same time. We’re talking Shiva Rea here! (of course). This Sunday April 11, the lovely S. [...]

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Happy Saturday and last official weekend of the calendar summer. Yep, Sept 22 marks the first day of Autumn, but that doesn’t mean we can’t get in one last shot of summer-style festivities! Tomorrow, Sunday September 20 brings 2009’s Global Mala Yoga for Peace event. The wha? Founded by Shiva Rea, Global Mala is an [...]


Couldn’t make it to Wanderlust Fest this year? YD’s got you covered! In fact the winners of the Wanderlust ticket giveaway are soaking in all the yoga and music they can handle and steadfastly reporting from the field! Twitter: We hope you had a chance to keep up with @mrscabeen and @ossumniss for yoga and [...]