This is Why We Retreat

This is Why We Retreat

We spend our time practicing alone. We work in our studios. We pray before our altars. This is so important, but it is not everything. There is something special that happens when we come together with others. The ritual of meeting others on the path changes us. They...
Finding Community through Service

Finding Community through Service

There is nothing that quite compares to the connection created when you help another person.  There are 8 limbs of yoga, and one of them is called “Seva” which translates to “Selfless Service.”  What I have realized about selfless service is that the word “selfless” is almost a misnomer, because there is nothing that nourishes the self as much as service.  And when you serve in the company of other people, the friendships formed are deep and powerful and lasting.