• MenakaSeminar

    Pilgrimage of Sound

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    Mantras for Peace

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    Negotiating Change

  • Transformation 1

    Witnessing Transformation

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    Exploring the Boundaries of the Breath

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    The Gift of Discipline

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    Give a little – freedom on the inside

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    Imagine

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    Moving Mindfully 2

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    Following the Energy

MenakaSeminar

Pilgrimage of Sound

I am very excited about the upcoming Vedic chanting seminars led by Menaka Desikachar. During my yoga therapy training in Chennai, Menaka has been my chanting teacher. She is a wonderful guide and a warmhearted person. Menaka will be teaching in Raumati South, Dunedin and Auckland. The seminar in Raumati South will focus on chants that honour the divine feminine, while the Dunedin and Auckland seminars will offer participants the chance to learn healing chants from the Vedas. Sri Sakti […]

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Mantras for Peace

Dear friends, I offer you this introduction to Vedic chanting, a practice which has brought me much joy and peace, as well as inner strength. Yoga is a transformative practice, and if we are to succeed in finding our personal path to freedom, we have to find our own voice. In my experience, chanting mantra as part of your daily practice is a powerful way to do that. Our main focus will be on learning ‘Sam No Mitra’ which is […]

Lotus for change

Negotiating Change

Being alive means constantly adapting to the changes in our internal and external worlds. Change can be a cause of suffering if it is forced upon us, or if we resist it. But when we choose to make a change, and observe ourselves in the process of transformation, we can learn a lot about our patterns, and the degree to which we are able to free ourselves from the ones that cause suffering for us. Certain mantras (chants), and specific […]