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07/05/2015 to 07/10/2015
Daniel Mack
Making Your Way Through Transition
This workshop is part of Arts Week. Learn more.
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/05/2015 to 07/10/2015
Alison Luterman
This workshop is part of Arts Week. Learn more.
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/10/2015 to 07/12/2015
Ubaka Hill
The Art & Spirit of Drumming for Women

Innovative drummer, teacher, and performer Ubaka Hill leads this celebration of women’s drumming through the traditions of various cultures, both ancient and contemporary.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/10/2015 to 07/12/2015
Dinty W. Moore

It is not enough that a writer places the best words side by side, or generates lovely images and expressive metaphors. The real art of writing is how we see, and how far we can dip into the deeper levels of knowing.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/12/2015 to 07/17/2015

The program is part of Retreat Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/12/2015 to 07/17/2015
Maia Danziger

The program is part of Retreat Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/12/2015 to 07/17/2015
Alok Hsu Kwang-han

The program is part of Retreat Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/17/2015 to 07/19/2015
Ricky Baruc
For Health & Transformation

Is there anything more important to health and survival than what you eat?

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/17/2015 to 07/19/2015
Claude Stein
A Transformational Weekend

Celebrate the phenomenal healing power of your own voice. Whether you already sing or have always wished you could, this exciting workshop can transform your life.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/19/2015 to 07/24/2015

This workshop is sold out. Please call Omega registration to be placed on a waiting list 877.944.2002.

Simple Secrets Revealed at Last!!! Writer/Cartoonist TELLS ALL in ACTION-PACKED Workshop!!! Write STORIES as NATURALLY as You Dream Them!!! Use: Memory!!! Pictures!!! Ordinary Words!!! Laughing!!!

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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07/05/2015 to 07/10/2015
Daniel Mack
Making Your Way Through Transition
This workshop is part of Arts Week. Learn more.
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/05/2015 to 07/10/2015
Alison Luterman
This workshop is part of Arts Week. Learn more.
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/10/2015 to 07/12/2015
Ubaka Hill
The Art & Spirit of Drumming for Women

Innovative drummer, teacher, and performer Ubaka Hill leads this celebration of women’s drumming through the traditions of various cultures, both ancient and contemporary.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/10/2015 to 07/12/2015
Dinty W. Moore

It is not enough that a writer places the best words side by side, or generates lovely images and expressive metaphors. The real art of writing is how we see, and how far we can dip into the deeper levels of knowing.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/12/2015 to 07/17/2015

The program is part of Retreat Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/12/2015 to 07/17/2015
Maia Danziger

The program is part of Retreat Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/12/2015 to 07/17/2015
Alok Hsu Kwang-han

The program is part of Retreat Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/17/2015 to 07/19/2015
Ricky Baruc
For Health & Transformation

Is there anything more important to health and survival than what you eat?

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/17/2015 to 07/19/2015
Claude Stein
A Transformational Weekend

Celebrate the phenomenal healing power of your own voice. Whether you already sing or have always wished you could, this exciting workshop can transform your life.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/19/2015 to 07/24/2015

This workshop is sold out. Please call Omega registration to be placed on a waiting list 877.944.2002.

Simple Secrets Revealed at Last!!! Writer/Cartoonist TELLS ALL in ACTION-PACKED Workshop!!! Write STORIES as NATURALLY as You Dream Them!!! Use: Memory!!! Pictures!!! Ordinary Words!!! Laughing!!!

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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Psychotherapist and founder of creativity coaching, Eric Maisel, PhD, discusses what you can expect from attending his Deep Writing Workshop at Omega Institute. Explore more about Eric Maisel: eomega.org/workshops/teachers/eric-maisel More
Psychotherapist and founder of creativity coaching, Eric Maisel, PhD, explains why a morning practice will change your creative life by bringing meaning and purpose to every day. Explore more about Eric Maisel: http://eomega.org/workshops/teachers/eric-maisel More
Psychotherapist and founder of creativity coaching, Eric Maisel, PhD, discusses the importance of including spontaneity and fun as well as discipline in your creative approach. Explore more about Eric Maisel: http://eomega.org/workshops/teachers/eric-maisel More
Sean Johnson & The Wild Lotus Band are known for their high energy, uplifting, kirtan sound, merging mantras, rock, funk, and world grooves steeped in their New Orleans roots. They inspire people to sing, dance, and joyfully celebrate in this performance of the song "Unity (Lokah Samastah Sukhino Bhavantu)." See Sean Johnson & The Wild Lotus Band perform at the Being Yoga Conference Retreat.   More
Vishal Vaid has trained in ghazal, a song form that means "to hold conversation with the divine." In this video, he reveals why performing at Ecstatic Chant feels like a rare opportunity to return to his childhood roots.   Learn more about Vishal Vaid.       More
Deva Premal & Miten talk about devotional music as a spiritual (and relationship) practice, and perform part of their song, "Strength of a Rose."   Learn more about Deva Premal & Miten   More
A pioneer in the world music community, Jai Uttal has led kirtans worldwide for more than 30 years. In this video, he shares the moment he first understood what it means to lead a group of people by becoming one with the group and following the greater energy.   Explore more from Jai Uttal   More
Sonia Choquette, PhD, a unique and extraordinary spiritual teacher and intuitive guide, is a leading proponent of metaphysical law and the psychic arts. In this video, she reveals why she believes that your real purpose is to create a satisfying life in the way that feels most true for you. Explore more from Sonia Choquette.   More
Texas singer/songwriter Jimmie Dale Gilmore shares his perspective on why creativity is necessary for happiness and mental well-being. Learn more about Jimmie Dale Gilmore: http://www.eomega.org/workshops/teachers/jimmie-dale-gilmore More

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Omega Institute Dancing Meditation 101
What it is: Dancing meditation helps you cultivate a sense of oneness as you focus on the music and rhythms of the dance. The practice can be quiet and meditative or ecstatic, rhythmic, and trance-inducing. Some forms of dancing meditation encourage you to interact with others, sing, or make noise as you dance.   More
Omega Institute 3 Ways to Use Social Media to Feel More Connected
The digital age isn’t just about posting selfies or broadcasting your every thought. Since the launch of the first social network site, Friendster, in 2002, millions of people have logged onto social media to connect with others. Today, it’s one of the major ways we stay connected to the people we care about. More
Omega Institute Chanting Meditation 101
What: Chanting meditation is a musical practice during which you sing or chant sacred mantras, phrases, and/or songs, often accompanied by live instruments. Some practices sing or chant in unison; others follow a call-and-response format. Types: Kirtan (in the yoga, Sikh, and Hindu traditions), Buddhist chanting, and Gregorian chant. More
Omega Institute Very Red Tomato & Beet Soup by Sharon Gannon
Serves 4 to 6 Ingredients 2 large fresh beets, peeled and choppedOne 22-ounce can or jar of tomato sauce2-to-3 cups of water, depending on desired consistencySalt and freshly ground black pepper to tasteTofu sour cream (optional), for serving Directions More
Omega Institute Hallelujah by Carlos Andrés Gómez
Eight months shy of a hundred. And still filled with the wonderment of a child. My grandmother is a revelation tumbling in on itself. Songs and secrets snaked into the creases of her smile.Her 63-year-old hunch is washing dishes in the sink. Her knees in 2nd grade tear through the living room like a derailed train car.Prayer-swollen hips from her wedding photos call up to a rosary, ask for life. And I am molded clay from the hands with which she now holds my chubby face. I am small  and curious.  More
Omega Institute Love Poem to My Younger Self by Carlos Andrés Gómez
Everything inside of you was floodlit, infiniteas daybreak. You were boisterous and bold,sensitive and soft, arms open to anything that would hold you. You were a cascadeof offerings. A toothy, overbite smilethat, even with headgear on, could not be dimmed if you tried. And you criedat the end of the movie ET like that littlealien was your best friend or, at least, the family More
Omega Institute Sharon's Amazing Vegan Chocolate Mousse Recipe
Serves 15 to 20 people, depending on serving cup size. Ingredients More
Omega Institute Weaving the Threads of Peace
The Omega Peace Quilt Project
The Omega Peace Quilt is an annual seasonal community project led by fabric artist Helema Kadir. The results are always unique, beautiful, and meaningful. Each quilt is an original piece of fabric art and community folk craft with a coloful message of peace stitched into each square.  More
Omega Institute Save Your Seeds
For most gardeners, the season begins in late winter when seed catalogs arrive in the mail featuring backyard crops like ornamental kale, watermelon radish, and heirloom tomatoes. Growing plants from seed allows you to start your garden early by germinating seeds inside and offers a larger selection of herbs and vegetables to choose from. More

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