“Holy Yoga” and Christian health event set for March 14 and 15 at Seacoast Church

Holy Yoga, the nation’s leading provider of Christian yoga, and Revelation Wellness, a ministry dedicated to creating healthy and whole lives in Christ, will be holding a wellness event, titled “Jesus at the Core, in Mount Pleasant in March.

The event will be 5:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, March 14  and  8:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Saturday, March 15  at Seacoast Church 750 Long Point Rd., Mount Pleasant, SC.

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Cooper River Bridge Run to feature yoga event this year

INAUGURAL YOGAPOP HITS CHARLESTON

Charleston’s inaugural Yoga Festival Kicks off Bridge Run Weekend
If a night of yoga and live music sounds like your kind of fun, we invite you to join us for the inaugural YOGAPOP on Thursday, April 3, 2014.

Yoga & music lovers alike with be inspired and delighted by this special Cooper River Bridge Run edition of YOGAPOP.

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Sign up for the first-ever, 21-day Kids Yogaverse Challenge is underway, starts Feb. 10

Kids Yogaverse (formerly Kids’ Yoga Journey) is excited to announce the first ever, free 21-Day Kids Yogaverse Challenge starting on February 10, 2014.

Every day, participants who sign up will receive a new, short video via email with the opportunity to practice a yoga pose based on the Kids Yogaverse’s award-winning yoga mobile apps, including I AM LOVE and I AM SUN, I AM MOON. 

These yoga poses will build on each other, creating a flow for children all ages to practice over and over again.

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Workshop to combine yoga and “social painting” at 10 am Saturday in Mount Pleasant

Via Erica Rodefer Winters

Everyone knows that yoga can help stretch the body, but few people realize it can also be a powerful tool for stretching the imagination, too. 

A workshop combining the ancient practice of yoga with social painting will explore the idea that mindfully moving the body enhances the creative process on Saturday, November 23rd at 10 a.m. at Fear No Easel in Mount Pleasant, SC.

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Expert on George Harrison and yoga philosophy to speak at Jivamukti Yoga Charleston in MtP this weekend

Jivamukti Yoga Charleston is hosting Joshua Greene — a popular lecturer on yoga philosophy, the holocaust, and peacekeeping initiative — this weekend. (See the schedule and pricing below.) Greene’s books include Here Comes the Sun: The Spiritual and Musical Journey of George Harrison and Gita Wisdom: An Introduction to India’s Essential Yoga Text.

He also produced the film “Living Yoga,” a biography of Swami Satchidananda, who opened the famed Woodstock festival. He is a Professor of Religion at Hofstra University on Long Island, and has spoken at the Pentagon, the World Economic Forum, the New York Public Library Distinguished Author series, and numerous universities.

In 2000, Mr. Greene was appointed Director of Strategic Planning for the United Nations Peace Summit of Religious and Spiritual Leaders. That year his book Witness: Voices from the Holocaustwas produced as a feature film for PBS. His next book, Justice at Dachau, revealed the story of the largest yet least known series of war crimes trials in history.

I asked Jivamukti co-owner Andrea Boyd how Greene’s appearance came to be and what people will be able to draw from his talks.

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George Harrison expert to be at Jivamukti Yoga Charleston on Nov. 2 and 3

Are you a George Harrison fan?

Joshua Greene, author of Here Comes the Sun: The Spiritual and Musical Journey of George Harrison, will be at Jivamukti Yoga Charleston on Nov. 2 and 3, offering insights on Harrison’s spiritual journey.

The Hofstra University religion professor is a popular lecturer on the holocaust, peacekeeping initiatives and yoga philosophy. He also authored Gita Wisdom: An Introduction to India’s Essential Yoga Text and produced the film “Living Yoga,” a biography of Swami Satchidananda, who opened the famed Woodstock festival.

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