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Qigong and “Sacred Sexuality” Meet at Eastover

Prana Gina Barrett, author of Lighter: LivingTantra, will lead a women’s-only workshop focusing on sexuality October 6 through 9 at Eastover Estate and Retreat, a 600-acre residential sanctuary in the heart of the Berkshires. In Women’s Body Temple: Tantra Yoga, Qigong & Sacred Movement for Sexual Vitality, Barrett will explain how sexuality can be a powerful source of energy, self-discovery and ... Read More »

Spiritual Film Now Showing in NYC – “The Sea of Trees”

In this powerful story of love and redemption, Matthew McConaughey stars as Arthur Brennan, an American professor who travels to Japan in the midst of a personal crisis.  As he wanders through a mysterious forest with a dark past, he experiences flashbacks of his fraught but loving relationship with his wife, Joan (Naomi Watts), and meets an enigmatic stranger, Takumi (Ken Watanabe), who is lost and ... Read More »

After The Hot Summer We Need To Clean Sun Damage And Rejuvenate The Skin

By Dr. Mariana Boneva Chemical peels are nothing new. Ancient Egyptians used sour milk (lactic acid) to improve their skin’s appearance. While the technique has come a long way, the chemical peel is still one of the most effective ways to rejuvenate the skin. In a chemical peel, an exfoliating solution is applied to the skin and allowed to soak in. Over the ... Read More »

Free Info Session on Interactive Parenting Course

Harriet Cabelly, who teaches innovative ways for parents to bring out the best in their kids and themselves, will offer a free session highlighting the principles and skills of her empowerment course from 7:30 to 8:45 p.m., September 28, on the Upper West Side. A social worker, parent educator and coach, Cabelly has been facilitating interactive, educational and entertaining parent workshops for many years, both in the NYC ... Read More »

Holistic Dentist in NY Discusses Latest on Flossing

Flossing grabbed headlines recently when the American Dental Association seemed to change its stance on the benefits of the practice. But longtime New York dentist Dr. Lewis Gross says the switch stemmed from an accidental omission in federal dietary guidelines, a publishing error that was falsely given ADA approval. While the ADA’s recommendation remains the same—brushing for two minutes twice ... Read More »

Cayce Center Celebrates Move with Grand Opening

The Edgar Cayce Center, a nonprofit focused on holistic health, intuitive development and spiritual growth, is moving to a new, more modern space in the heart of Chelsea, at 153 West 27th Street #702, a few blocks from its previous space and the Pennsylvania Station transportation hub. The center will celebrate its grand opening September 24 and 25 with a ... Read More »

Akashic Records Certification at Mirabai of Woodstock

Kia Abilay will teach classes for certification as an Akashic Records practitioner from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., September 17, and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., September 18, at Mirabai of Woodstock. The classes are based on the Pathway Prayer Process, “a responsible, reliable method for working in this remarkable infinite spiritual resource,” Abilay says. “Students will gain wisdom ... Read More »

Empowered Light Holistic Expo in Oaks, PA

The Empowered Light Holistic Expo, a new event “to help bring a sense of empowerment to each of us,” according to founder Sue Greenwald, will be held from 5 to 9 p.m., October 28; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., October 29; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., October 30, at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Hall D, in Oaks, Pennsylvania. ... Read More »

Don Miguel Ruiz Jr. Teaches Personal Freedom in New York

Well-known New Age author Don Miguel Ruiz Jr. will lead a workshop based on his book The Mastery of Self: A Toltec Guide to Personal Freedom from 2 to 5 p.m., September 10, at Reflections Yoga Studio, located at 227 East 24th Street. “The ancient Toltecs believed that life as we perceive it is a dream,” Ruiz says. “We each ... Read More »

“World’s Greatest Conspiracy Theorist” Comes to New York

British author, researcher and public speaker David Icke, often referred to as “the world’s greatest conspiracy theorist,” will bring his Worldwide Wake Up Tour to the Grand Prospect Hall in New York on September 10. In recent years, alternative versions of reality that were previously dismissed as conspiracy theories have grabbed the spotlight as facts emerge in mainstream media to ... Read More »