Music
Ivan Nahem
Deva Premal & Miten, Yoga Teacher Magazine

Songs for the Sangha by Deva Premal & Mitten with Manose, released last week on White Swan Records, is a collection of mantras and anthems put to music. “Translated from Sanskrit, sangha means spiritual family," says Miten, “and that’s how we see this album. It's an... Read more

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Yogini Tiff
The Road (cover), Yoga Teacher Magazine

Husband and wife duo, Avasa and Matthew Love, have released their second album, The Road, on White Swan Records.  I’ve found this “Devotional Soul” album unique, peaceful, and inspiring.

Featuring 11 tracks, each song offers soulful lyrics... Read more

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Yogini Tiff
Bella Gaia, Yoga Teacher Magazine

The cosmic world music ensemble Bella Gaia, well known for their “immersive” live performances, has released a profoundly moving debut album, Bella Gaia - Beautiful Earth.

The album opens with Living Universe. The slow... Read more

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Yogini Tiff
KASHI - Prem Joshua & Chintan, Yoga Teacher Magazine
Accomplished multi instrumentalist and composer, Prem Joshua, with 19 albums to his credit , and collaborator Chintan Relenberg have released a new album, KASHI, Songs From the India Within, on the White Swan record label. The album is a diverse musical journey, an infusion... Read more
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by Ivan Nahem
Sadhana, Yoga Teacher Magazine

This is a music of depth, perception, and wisdom, a band with an individual sound.

Recently we reviewed Baird Hersey’s book The Practice of Nada Yoga, Meditation on the Inner Sacred Sound, which... Read more

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by Yogini Tiff
Mantras for Life, Yoga Teacher Magazine

Mantra singer Deva Premal & Miten with Manose have released a new album, Mantras for Life. The album was created as a support for mantra practice and has twelve tracks, twelve mantras, that are repeated 108 times in keeping with sacred tradition.

The album... Read more

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Jessica Rienecker (TallGirl Yogi)

Bari Koral is the originator of the "De-stress At Your Desk" yoga program that is taught at Fortune500 companies across the country.  Her latest project brings yoga to a much different audience: kids! She has received accolades from People Magazine to Nickelodeon, and was invited to present her... Read more

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by Ivan Nahem
Kristin Hoffmann, Yoga Teacher Magazine

Kristin Hoffman will be releasing a remix EP called The Human Compass: New Directions in March, 2014. Kristin has an impressive resume, including study with sound healer Fabian Maman; she performs the vocal duties with Bella Gaia, an ensemble that presents an immersive fulldome... Read more

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Reviewed by Nicole Traum
Aivdya & The KIeshas, Yoga Teacher Magazine

In yoga, there isn’t one interpretation of pretty much anything. Depending on your lineage and studies, avidya can mean ignorance or the root of suffering (among other things), and klesha can be interpreted from a state of mind to layers of cloaks that hide or reveal our... Read more