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Pop-Up Awaken Fair at The Roger Smith Hotel

The Awaken Wellness Fair, the “body-mindspirit-green expo,” will return to New York City as a pop-up event July 23, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., in a brand-new location: two floors of the Roger Smith Hotel, located at 501 Lexington Avenue at 47th Street. The fair will feature two rooms of expert speakers giving presentations at no extra charge, all day long. Visitors to the ... Read More »

Psychic Joan Carra Hosts Eclipse Panel & Pet Communication

Renowned medium Joan Carra will host two special events this month at the Edgar Cayce Center of New York, where she is now a practitioner: a panel discussion of the upcoming total solar eclipse and an interactive course in animal communications. In anticipation of the solar eclipse that will cast a shadow across the United States on August 21, Carra ... Read More »

“Short but Powerful” Tai Chi Seminar at Eastover

Rick Barrett, who has taught Chinese internal martial arts and practiced energy healing in NYC for more than a quarter century, will teach a tai chi seminar, Yang Cheng Fu’s 13 Original Postures, from July 21 to 23 at Eastover, a holistic retreat center in the Berkshires. Barrett says he likes the form because it can be covered in a ... Read More »

Major Upgrades to Natural Awakenings Singles Website

NaturalAwakeningsSingles.com, used by Natural Awakenings readers to meet conscious soul mates, twin flames, life partners and friends since 2013 in partnership with the Conscious Dating Network, has been upgraded with a new contemporary layout suited to all platforms and devices, including smartphones and tablets. The site also features a dynamic search function so members can edit and view search results ... Read More »

Is Your Health Worth $1/day?

Consistency is key to success of any kind, says Reba Linker, who founded the online social and spiritual group AtoZ to provide members with a “supportive, consistent community that helps bring miracles to life.” AtoZ’s members can choose to participate in a monthly array of “soul nourishing, growth-enhancing events, Linker says. Those include circle gatherings, workshops with renowned healers from around the world, spirit art workshops, full moon healing meditations, and distance ... Read More »

Easy Ways to Slim Down for Summer

by Dr. Neil Paulvin With summer upon us, it seems that all my patients want to know how to keep their weight down. That’s a good question—there are lots of diet plans out there. Here are some easy tips to help slim down for summer. The first thing to understand is that not all calories are the same; broccoli is ... Read More »

Filling Your Bucket

by Harriet Cabelly Are you OK with giving to yourself, with doing for yourself, with taking care of you? Before you can practice self-care to any degree, you have to believe that it’s OK to tend to yourself—that you matter and that you cannot run on empty, regardless of how little time there is. You’re not being selfish, and there’s no payoff for martyrdom. You know the old ... Read More »

Lyme Disease: “The Great Mimicker”

From the Desk of Dr. Howard Robins at The Healing Center in New York City What’s wrong with me?  Michael came into the office taking short baby steps. His 19 year old arms and hands were bent and twisted into a weird spasmodic position. His head tilted to the side, eyes nearly closed with his face in a strange grimace. ... Read More »

Have The Great Well-Being That You Deserve For A Lifetime

Is it possible to always feel good and energized? Can you really wake up every day feeling good about life? What must you do in order to have a life where you always wake up feeling great? Even though nowadays it can be a challenge to have that great well-being that we all need due to the pressures of life, there are many things that ... Read More »

Tarot Master Class and Q & A

Aum Shanti Bookshop will host a Tarot Master Class on Saturday, July 22 from 1-4pm. The panel features Rachel Pollack, Robert Place and Sasha Graham, and is geared for all levels of tarot experience. Rachel Grace Pollack was born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1945. She holds an honours degree in English from New York University, a Masters in English from Claremont Graduate School and ... Read More »