Author: Yoga Guide Magazine

Bali Spirit Festival Recap

BaliSpirit Festival is one of the largest yoga and world music festivals in the world. Bali’s only annual yoga festival recently celebrated their 10th anniversary in March 2017. Over the course of 1 transformational week, over 7000 people from all over the world were drawn to Ubud, Bali’s cultural center to take part in over 300 workshops, 4 bhakti nights and 3 world music concerts. Yogis from over 50 nations filled the outdoor pavilions amongst the rice fields to practice with leading international yoga teachers including: Ana Forrest and Jose Calarco, Tymi Howard, Eoin Finn and Mark Whitwell. BaliSpirit...

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Let your sun shine with Citrine

The air is warm and the breeze brings a magic spark. One can feel a craving to tap into their sexual and creative energy. The desire to manifest great things is emanating from the soul and willpower is ready to be born. Citrine carries the power of the sun. The sun radiates solar renewable energy and fuels all living things on this planet with life. Citrine is golden yellow in color just like the sun. It too, infuses life force into oneself and calls the soul to action. Citrine is derived from the French word “citron” meaning lemon. Although...

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8 Limbs of Yoga

Yoga is more than exercise. It is a system of tools for removing obstacles to living joyfully, understanding the self, living in the present and finding gratitude. This art of living was practiced and perfected in India more than 5,000 years ago. In approximately 200 AD, Patanjali recorded the foundation of yoga philosophy in The Yoga Sutras. This is an ancient text divided into 4 chapters containing 196 sutras or aphorisms that contains an eight-fold path to enlightenment. According to yoga philosophy these are the guidelines on how to lead a meaningful and purposeful life. In Sanskrit, this path...

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Yoga Guide Magazine | Summer Issue 2017 ‘Travel Edition’ BALI

Yoga Guide traveled to Bali to find the top yoga destinations for you to enjoy. In this issue, you will find the top yoga studios, resorts, festivals and locations that Bali has to offer. Referred to as ‘The Island of the Gods’, this tiny island has so much yoga and mediation location for you to enjoy with beautiful surroundings. There are lots of Yoga Retreats and great resorts to stay at along with top yoga studios and workshops going on constantly. The healthy food and fresh cold pressed juices provided everywhere is a great bonus! Enjoy reading this Travel...

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Inner Transformation through Guided Meditation

As is your mind, so is the world. Our reality is how we choose to look at life. We are here as momentary beings, so why not make our time here one of incredible, expansive experiences! By this, i’m not referring to external, thrill-seeking experiences, but more of an internal, introspective experience. One which can heal us and remain with us throughout eternity, increasing our peace, our happiness, our outlook and enabling us to experience the abundance and beauty of life. Meditation enables us to find our stillness amongst the chaos. Providing us with clarity and inner peace when...

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