Chinese New Year Puja
Sunday January 29th 8:15-8:45am.
Happy Year of the Rooster!34700 Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 205
Capistrano Beach, CA 92624
Next Moon Days
Capistrano Beach, CA 92624
Vocal Healing & 432hz Spirit Metacine
Dana Point 92629, CA
Ayurveda 101 or Let's Talk Ayurveda
Online Ashtanga for BeginnersOnline Ashtanga for Beginners
For the past six months I have been working with Duke and Lesley Fightmaster to create an online video course, "Beginning the Journey of Ashtanga - Tutorials and Practices for Beginners". Read more...
Yoga Shala / Yoga School
by T. K. V. Desikachar
by Kasper van der Meulen
Choice of a morning Mysore or led class plus an afternoon workshop each day. More info...
Do not mistake the method for the goal.
The method of ashtanga yoga is sound. However, the goal or essence of any yoga practice is elevation of consciousness...
The magic is not in the pose, or how you do the pose. or in wether or not you practice ashtanga yoga, Iyengar or Shivananda. The magic is in YOU, in you day after day, week after week, returning to your practice.
That is the magic. ~ Katherine Pew
"In 2009 I became board certified in Veterinary Acupuncture and began my yoga practice at Pacific Ashtanga. These two transformative events led me towards a more content, happy and meaningful life. My practice continually helps me live mindfully, with gratitude and an open heart in both my personal and professional lives. Diana and the teachers at Pacific Ashtanga have been instrumental in guiding me down this fulfilling path. My husband and children have joined me on this adventure and practice Ashtanga in their daily lives."
To learn more about Jacqueline's holistic veterinary practice please visit her website www.petsacupuncture.com.
Dear Donors and Friends:
First and foremost, we want to thank you again for helping the people of Nepal. We also want to provide you with an update on what has been happening over the last several months with Chusang and the earthquake relief project you so generously contributed to. Read more...
Yoga and meditation are two of the most powerful ways to keep ourselves healthy, vibrant and happy.
Please visit our Pacific Ashtanga YouTube channel for our weekly 10 minute movement and mediation video.
As most of you know, our community at the Shala is now part of a non-profit charitable organization - The Merit Field Foundation. This is an exciting collaboration with our dear friend and Tibetan Monk, Chusang Rinpoche and his community of Buddhist monks in Nepal and India. It is our dream to create an outreach program that takes the simple teachings of yoga and Buddhist meditation to our communities where people can have a short daily practice to create more peace and happiness in their lives. Without any religious affiliation we hope to create a simple practice of breath, movement and seated meditation and extend it beyond our Shala doors to our friends, families and the larger community.
I invite you to subscribe to our YouTube channel, watch our video and send the link to people you know that do not currently have a practice but may be interested in meditation or would be willing to try something new that might help bring more peace into their lives.
Please join me this year in taking the beautiful teachings and practice we share past the doors of our Shala in Dana Point and into the wider community.
Thank you for being part of our outreach and adventure.Love - Diana