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Nature is Medicine

When was the  last time you spent time in nature? Summertime is such an incredible invitation to get outside and play – hiking, biking, walking, canoeing, swimming, meditating, reading, painting, photographing, climbing trees, hugging trees….There is SO much to do and you don’t have to be active, you can just sit with it. Have you […]


Yoga Camp 2017 – Closing Thoughts

Every year for the past 11 years I have worked tirelessly, with complete devotion, and excited anticipation for the next camp season. It is 4 weeks of immersion into living yoga, into cultivating a culture of peace with some truly remarkable young people. This year was probably one of my favorite years. I wrote a […]


3 Little Things that Make a BIG Difference

How can finding peace within your Self seem so complicated? Why do we push ourselves all day, day after day, until we are sick or so disconnected that we don’t recognize ourselves? Life is so simple, we complicate it. Connecting to peace within ourselves is also really simple, we just have to train ourselves to […]


How I Became Nitya

I know in that way of knowing something without actually knowing it that I have always been a deeply spiritual person.  As a child my religion was nature and my church. They both opened my heart and gave me a freedom of soul that I craved without realizing I was craving it. It was just […]


The 6 Branches of Music – by Nitya’s senior student Vani Claudia Sachs

Choir is so much more than singing the notes on a page.  It is a full body experience requiring dedication, practice, strength, patience, and a deep emotional understanding of music and composition. Likewise, yoga is not limited to the physical practice on the mat. It is a lifestyle that consists of devotion, understanding, spirituality, breathing, […]

President Donald Trump’s Astrological Forecast 2017

2017 Year of the Red Rooster January 28th 2017 – February 16, 2018 Donald Trump This is not a good line up for Mr. Trump as the Metal Ox fights with his Fire (support) and directly attacks him and his marriage. This is a very unstable situation. This is also a time in his life […]


Full Moon Cleanse

Thursday is the Full Moon when the Year of the Monkey effectively is over. The Red Rooster is strutting his stuff and preparing to make his entrance with all his colors flying, calling our attention to listen to his crowing. So Thursday is when you will want to gather all of your crystals and cures […]

Feng Shui for the New Year – Flying Stars

Feng Shui for 2017 Flying Stars Feng Shui is an ancient application that takes the reading of energy in the home or office to the next level. It is a science that takes years to master. Yet, this information, as it is laid out, is easy enough for anyone to apply but it is highly […]

Feng Shui for the New Year – Forecast

2017 Year of the Red Rooster January 28th 2017 – February 16, 2018 PREPARING FOR THE NEW YEAR: Thursday January 12th marks the Full Moon that ends the Year of the Fire Monkey. You then have 2 weeks until the New Year in which to get your life and home in order. Get organized, make […]


2017 United States Astrological Forecast

As of February 17, 2017 the United States enters into a new Luck Cycle ruled by the Earth Sheep. We are coming out of a decade of the Earth Horse. So what does this mean? Well, the Horse brought out some of the dark side of our moon, the other side of the mirror and […]