Imitation, contemplation, originality, and truth: how to find your authentic self

July 29, 2014

Look where Gather was featured! A little love was spread on the Tiny Devotions blog, Bohodaily.com, and we are so appreciative of the opportunity to share our voice with them. The complete article is on their site here, complete with corresponding malas on the subject: Nat on Tiny Devotions Nothing is original. Steal from anywhere that resonates with inspiration or fuels your imagination. Devour old films, new films, music, books, paintings, photographs, poems, dreams, random conversations, architecture, bridges, street signs, trees, clouds, bodies of water, light and shadows. Select only things to steal from that speak directly to your soul. [...]
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Yoga trend: hula hoops!

July 28, 2014

Feel like putting a new spin (ha!) on your yoga routine? Why not try hula hooping? Hooping is catching on in the fitness world at-large, and has been a part of the yoga scene for several years now. From YogaJournal: “A handful of trendsetting teachers have created hoop-yoga hybrids with names like HoopAsana, HoopYogi, and even Hoop Vinyasa. Some teach yoga for part of the class and hooping for the rest; others teach you how to hoop while you’re holding yoga poses, and advanced classes teach you how to hoop through a yoga flow. Some weave in Tantric teachings; some [...]
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The Awesome Foundation wants to give you money!

July 25, 2014

What would you do if someone handed you a paper bag with $1,000 inside, and all you had to do in return was use that cashola to do something awesome? For serious. Money. Paper bag. Awesome. BOOM! That’s exactly what The Awesome Foundation is all about: “We are an ever-growing, worldwide network of people devoted to forwarding the interest of awesomeness in the universe. Created in the long hot summer days of 2009 in Boston, the Foundation distributes a series of monthly $1,000 grants to projects and their creators. The money is pooled together from the coffers of ten or [...]
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