Post Archive by Month: January,2015

The truth is always an abyss

The truth is always an abyss. One must – as in a swimming pool – dare to dive from the quivering springboard of trivial everyday experience and sink into the depths, in order to later rise again – laughing and fighting for breath – to the now doubly illuminated surface of things. – Franz Kafka There are so many fun

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Some love from the universe

Some love from the universe on this bright and sunny day. As surely as mountains are to be climbed and oceans sailed, your dreams are meant to come true. This is why you’re here friend, to live the life of your dreams. Not to be tested, challenged, and tried, but to conquer, champion, and rule. Keep going, forge ahead, press

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We ain’t afraid of no snow!

We ain’t afraid of no snow! (To the ghostbuster theme) ❄️ It may be cold, windy, and beautifully miserable outside, but it’s always sunny here at the Loom. Join us for class this evening! 6:00 vinyasa express 7:10 vinyasa basic #loomyoga #yoga #snow #inversion #headstand #ghostbusters #salambasirasana (at Loom Yoga Center)

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Thrive Tribe NYC

Good morning friends! Beginning February 15, we are offering a 6 week series called Thrive Tribe NYC. This series is a community based approach to healing negative body image and disordered eating. This unique program integrates yoga, mindfulness based meditation, group processing, community building excercises, and service projects. It’s designed to seed small community based networks, which help participants support

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Join us for Community Yoga

New to yoga, fixing to try a new studio, or feelin a little tight? Join us for Community Yoga this evening at 6:00pm for a mere $5! That’s one fancy coffee, large fresh juice, delicious licorice, round trip subway ride, or a bodega sandwich. Just $5!! See ya here! 📷// @thenycyogini (at Loom Yoga Center)

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One complete moment

“If you give yourself one complete moment of focused presence, to simply stop; even to listen to your heart beating, it will take you out of your head and introduce you to the moment…which is complete in itself. It is not on the way to another moment. It is not a bridge to another opportunity. It is the timeless perfection…so

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An evening of music, singing, potluck, and community

Join us for an evening of music, singing, potluck, and community with Loom teacher Seth Lieberman and fellow musicians Aaron Angel and Heidi Schaul-Yoder. Kirtan is “call and response” chanting meant to open our hearts and minds and inspire “Bhatki”, the Sanskrit word meaning devotion. With the support of musical instruments and our voices we will sing sweet, simple chants

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Quietness has to come from within

“There will always be a hundred things to distract you. Quietness has to come from within. You can sit in a completely quiet room and if there’s a storm within the mind, the silence outside won’t help. You can be in a noisy place and be quiet within, and the noise doesn’t matter. It’s all in the mind and I

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let’s explore the idea of vairagya

It’s Friday – almost the end of the work day and the beginning of a glorious weekend. The sun is making a beautifully slow departure, making way for the radiant and guiding light of the moon. For this moment, let’s explore the idea of vairagya – nonattachment. I’ve been taught it’s the ability to enjoy fully what is happening right

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