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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Out to The Universe and into The Prayer Jar

BY PRIYA ALI How many times have you “put something out into the Universe” to receive, only to be disappointed when your delivery never showed...

I “Gut” A Feeling

BY PRIYA ALI Have you ever caught yourself saying, “I just have a gut feeling”?  Gut feeling is a phrase most of us use to...

How Thoughtless of You

BY PRIYA ALI Meditation is a word that is commonly used or, shall I say commonly misused. It is often used to reference sitting cross...

Exploring the Shoulders

BY MELISSA GOODMAN When you step onto your yoga mat you bring with you postural habits. These habits are wired into your body. Until you...

Tight Hamstring Safety

BY MELISSA GOODMAN You have probably heard that low back pain might be linked to tight hamstrings. So you decided to stretch your hamstrings more...

Health Found in the Hands

BY MELISSA GOODMAN A general yoga class teaches stretching and strengthening postures (asana), pranayama (breathing techniques) and meditation or relaxation techniques. Often the deeper understanding...

The Eight Limbs of Yoga

BY MELISSA GOODMAN I hear it often, students expressing their desire to deepen their yoga practice. But what does this actually mean, what are they...

What is a Yoga Challenge?

BY MELISSA GOODMAN Yoga challenges have become very popular over the past few years and they continue to grow through the use of multimedia. Two...

Malas – More than Jewelry

BY MELISSA GOODMAN It’s not uncommon to see the reception area of yoga studios filled with different assortments, colors, sizes and lengths of malas. They...

The Sacred Sound of OM

BY MELISSA GOODMAN Most of us are familiar with the physical practice of yoga, but yoga reaches beyond the physical to help restore balance through...

Community News

Supporting GTA Seniors A-Supreme Foundation Holds 3rd Annual Grand Charity Gala

BY: JELANI GRANT  Though the Jamaica Diaspora Conference came and went more than two months ago, Jamaicans continue to celebrate 55 years of independence in...

A Brand Of African Inspired Print Skirts For All Women And Girls

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  In a society where Eurocentric fashion styles and brands have predominated the mainstream, one fashion designer has taken on the task of...

SmartTerm Essay Competition for Caribbean Schools

BY: LEANNE BENN When it comes to the education systems in many Caribbean islands, there is one factor that may be common in most public...

From Toronto to Dominica with Love

BY: LEANNE BENN Alone we can do so little and together we can do so much. Those are the words of the local Kaisoca ladies...

JN Foundation Launches Disaster Relief Fund

With all of the recent devastation that has swept through the Caribbean, businesses are rallying together to aid in relief efforts to the islands....