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Thursday, November 23, 2017

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...

What Style Are You?

BY MELISSA GOODMAN With many different styles of yoga it can sometimes be overwhelming when deciding on what class or style to take. The trick...

Yoga Teachers Helpful or Harmful

BY MELISSA GOODMAN We have all heard or read articles on how yoga can be dangerous. Articles that highlight the dangers of yoga often look...

How to Begin a Yoga Practice

BY EMILLIE CLOSS Beginning a yoga practice can be intimidating and it can be difficult to know where to start. There are so many varieties...

Yoga – Path to Awareness

BY MELISSA GOODMAN In our fast paced society we are constantly surrounded by distractions. Endless emails to respond to, cell phones always attached to our...

Yoga & Aromatherapy

BY EMILIE CLOSS One thing that always goes well with yoga is essential oils. Lavender, peppermint and eucalyptus. It awakens the senses and can promote...

Chair Yoga

By Geeta Maraj Yoga has become the universal word known as a pathway to good health and longevity. There are over 250 varieties of...

Holistic Approach to Relaxing

By Geeta Maraj We are very aware of the importance of relaxation to the body. “Relax” is now a part of our daily lingo: we...

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...

Community News

The Green Dupatta Gala 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN  The Green Dupatta Organization held their fourth annual gala and charity banquet on Nov 11th at the Shingar Banquet Hall in Brampton....

Veteran Emille Bryant Keynote Speaker at Black Veterans Dinner Gala

BY: JELANI GRANT  The Black Veterans Affairs Council held their gala at the Toronto Plaza Hotel, fundraising to build a Black Veteran Memorial Garden in...

Guardian Angels – 17th Annual Caribbean Children Foundation Gala Supports Critically-Ill Children From The...

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  It is believed that guardian angels are assigned to protect us here on this Earth, to guide us and aide us through...

Guyanese Contestant Crowned Miss West Indian Canadian 2017

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  After an eventful and exciting evening of talent showcase, evening wear and question and answer segments at the Miss West Indian Canadian...

Annual Gala Continues to Highlight the Importance of Mental Health Awareness

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  Conversations and awareness surrounding mental health have always been an area frequently shunned in society. Due to existing stigmas caused by lack...