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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...

YOGA: What is Mantra Yoga

By Geeta Maraj September 11th, 2013 Edition Mantram is the ancient word for Mantra. A mantra can vary from a single syllable or word to...

YOGA: Prevent Heart and Lung Issues through Yogic Breathing

By Geeta Maraj December 4th, 2013 Edition We are now accustomed to hearing the word 'yoga' mentioned on a daily basis. In fact, yoga has...

Prevent Heart and Lung Issues through Yogic Breathing

By Geeta Maraj September 24th 2014 Edition We are now accustomed to hearing the word 'yoga' mentioned on a daily basis. In fact, yoga has...

YOGA: Pranayama and Headaches

By Geeta Maraj July 3rd 2013 Edition Headaches can be diminished through breathing techniques known in yoga as ‘pranayama’. This is a Sanskrit word consisting of...

YOGA: Benefits of Yoga for Stroke Rehabilitation

By Geeta Maraj July 31st, 2013 Edition While yoga has become a general term used to describe a form of exercise geared to those with greater...

The Importance of Silence

By Geeta Maraj August 13th Edition Silence exerts a power of its own, where introspection, reflection, and tranquility of the mind lends greater ground for peace...

YOGA: Yoga in bed for arthritis

By Geeta Maraj November 6th, 2013 Edition If you suffer from aching muscles, arthritis or other types of joint pains, you already know your challenges upon...

YOGA: Pranayama and Headaches

By Geeta Maraj January 15th, 2014 Edition Headaches can be diminished through breathing techniques known in yoga as ‘pranayama’. This is a Sanskrit word consisting of...

YOGA: Arthritis of the shoulders

By Geeta Maraj December 18th, 2013 Edition It can be difficult to cope with movement of the arms during periods of aching shoulders. However, mobility...

Community News

A Helping Hand to Childhood Education in Jamaica

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON In Jamaica, a central and popular belief is that “education is the key to success” and it all starts at the elementary...

Caribbean Tales International Film Festival 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN This year, the Caribbean Tales International Film Festival celebrated twelve years through the act of diversity and legacy in the city of...

Toronto All Stars Steel Orchestra Brings Home The Gold!

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Steelpan or Steel drums are a musical instrument originating from the Island of Trinidad and Tobago. It is made from large 55-gallon...

A-Supreme Foundation Prepares To Host Gala In Support Of Seniors

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON A-Supreme Foundation, a charitable organization aimed at providing care and support to vulnerable and low-income seniors unable to afford adequate home care,...

Jamaican Diaspora Presents New Crime Prevention Strategies At Conference

BY: JELANI GRANT  On the Canadian Travel Advice and Advisories website, it is recommended that travellers exercise a high degree of caution when travelling to...