Creative Expression

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08/30/2015 to 09/04/2015
Dan Welden
Creating Monoprints With a Master Printmaker

Monoprinting is one of the most unpredictable and exciting forms of art.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/04/2015 to 09/07/2015
The Yoga of Voice

Join us for our 11th annual Ecstatic Chant retreat, one of the most popular events at Omega.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/07/2015 to 09/08/2015
Krishna Das

This special Labor Day Ecstatic Chant takes place on Monday, September 7, from 2:30 p.m.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/08/2015
Krishna Das
Bringing Chanting Into the Practice of Living

Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

Join Krishna Das for this one-day chanting retreat and devotional practice. This is a special opportunity to study with one of the foremost devotional singers in the world.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/18/2015 to 09/20/2015
Practical Techniques to Ignite Your Creativity

You are creative by nature, and your creative style is as unique as your DNA.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/18/2015 to 09/20/2015

Have you always longed to belly dance? This workshop is perfect for the pure beginner who is interested in feeling feminine and strong; who wants to celebrate herself and all women.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/20/2015 to 09/25/2015
Victoria Johnson
A Shamanic Journey

Our old stories of scarcity, fear, and victimhood are limiting us in ways we may not consciously realize. As a result, our deepest heart offerings are never manifested.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/20/2015 to 09/25/2015
Wendy Hollender

Join an artists retreat, and observe and draw the natural world at harvest time.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/11/2015 to 10/16/2015
Jump-Start Your Memoir

Dive into writing and discover your own rhythms, use your own language, and tell your own story, whether you are just keeping a journal or have a memoir in mind.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/11/2015 to 10/16/2015
Daniel Vitalis
Transcending Human Domestication

Awaken your instincts, reconnect with your nature, and engage your biology as nature-based philosopher Daniel Vitalis guides you on a journey to bring you closer to your wild, authentic self.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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08/30/2015 to 09/04/2015
Dan Welden
Creating Monoprints With a Master Printmaker

Monoprinting is one of the most unpredictable and exciting forms of art.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/04/2015 to 09/07/2015
The Yoga of Voice

Join us for our 11th annual Ecstatic Chant retreat, one of the most popular events at Omega.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/07/2015 to 09/08/2015
Krishna Das

This special Labor Day Ecstatic Chant takes place on Monday, September 7, from 2:30 p.m.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/08/2015
Krishna Das
Bringing Chanting Into the Practice of Living

Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

Join Krishna Das for this one-day chanting retreat and devotional practice. This is a special opportunity to study with one of the foremost devotional singers in the world.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/18/2015 to 09/20/2015
Practical Techniques to Ignite Your Creativity

You are creative by nature, and your creative style is as unique as your DNA.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/18/2015 to 09/20/2015

Have you always longed to belly dance? This workshop is perfect for the pure beginner who is interested in feeling feminine and strong; who wants to celebrate herself and all women.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/20/2015 to 09/25/2015
Victoria Johnson
A Shamanic Journey

Our old stories of scarcity, fear, and victimhood are limiting us in ways we may not consciously realize. As a result, our deepest heart offerings are never manifested.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/20/2015 to 09/25/2015
Wendy Hollender

Join an artists retreat, and observe and draw the natural world at harvest time.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/11/2015 to 10/16/2015
Jump-Start Your Memoir

Dive into writing and discover your own rhythms, use your own language, and tell your own story, whether you are just keeping a journal or have a memoir in mind.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/11/2015 to 10/16/2015
Daniel Vitalis
Transcending Human Domestication

Awaken your instincts, reconnect with your nature, and engage your biology as nature-based philosopher Daniel Vitalis guides you on a journey to bring you closer to your wild, authentic self.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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Omega Institute Spirited Dialogue by Richard Blanco
An Interview With Richard Blanco
Omega: What's your writing process like? Do you allocate time every day to writing? Richard: I write in spurts. There's the adage that writers need to write every day, but I think that needs some qualifying. The idea is to pay attention to the world every day, as a writer. I jot down things in a journal, I achieve an active sort of psyche as a writer. I think that is part of writing every day. But like most people, sometimes I just don't have time to sit down and write.  More
Omega Institute Tofu & Teens: What To Do When Your Teen Wants to Go Vegetarian or Vegan
What To Do When Your Teen Wants to Go Vegetarian or Vegan
Teens can have many reasons for choosing a vegetarian or vegan diet. Here are some tips for supporting their latest culinary exploration. Learn How Committed They Are Whether it’s to boost their energy or to align with their friends’ food choices, start a conversation with your teen to hear more about their perspective. More
Omega Institute Coffee Shop Creativity
Walk into almost any coffee shop around the world and you will usually find a scene comprised of people in deep thought above their laptops, old friends catching up over steamy cups, and the strong smells of espresso and baked goods.  Many people attest that coffee shops help them to be their most creative and productive. Is it the atmosphere? The simple act of leaving the house? Being surrounded by people? More
Omega Institute: Find Your Creative Outlet: And Bring More Joy Into Your Life
And Bring More Joy Into Your Life
Have you ever tried to take a dance class and felt like you had two left feet? Or gone to a café to write poetry and spent the whole time catching up on work emails? You’re not alone. Creativity works in mysterious ways and we don’t always know how to tap into it. Many experts say finding your creative outlet is an important part of life. In fact, it’s good for your health. More
Omega Institute 3 Ways to Explore Devotional Art by Jai Uttal, Snatam Kaur Khalsa, Gaura Vani, Wah!, Nubia Teixeira
If you’ve taken a yoga class lately or wandered through a kirtan festival, you know that the yoga community is brimming with beauty. Painters are splashing Hindu deities onto stages and studio walls; kirtan singers and DJs fill the atmosphere with sacred sounds; people are dancing and hooping to their heart’s content; and yogi-artists are reimagining India’s gods and goddesses on canvases, clothing, garage doors, and even their skin. More
Omega Institute Roasted New Potatoes With Ramps & Morels by Robert Turner
A Spring Foraging Recipe
While some wait around for summer to experience the vibrancy of farm fresh foods, experienced foragers know that by venturing into the forest you can uncover a rarified sampling of all the vitality that spring has to offer. More
Omega Insitute When I Take Care of Myself, There’s Always Inspiration: An Interview With Alanis Morissette
An Interview With Alanis Morissette
Omega: After more than two decades in music and acting, what continues to inspire your creativity? Alanis: Servicefulness, activism, leadership, and my obsession with wholeness and storytelling. Omega: What’s your personal daily practice like? How do you maintain this on the road? More
Omega Institute Share Your Light With the World by Gabrielle Bernstein
You probably don’t talk up your own awesomeness on a regular basis—if ever. Most of us, especially women, have been taught to see anything more than “quiet” confidence as boasting. In many cases the brighter we shine, the more negative reactions we receive: maybe your big promotion made you the target of office gossip, or you became a Pilates rock star and were met with more backhanded compliments than congratulations. These kinds of experiences lead us to lose sight of our talents and inner spark, which in turn deprives the world of our greatness. More
Omega Institute 3-Day Quick Start Juice-Only Reboot by Joe Cross
What’s a Reboot?A Reboot is a period of time where you commit to drinking and eating fruits and vegetables in order to regain or sustain your vitality, lose weight, and kick-start healthy habits that recharge your body and get your diet back in alignment for optimal wellness. The 3-Day Quick-Start Juice-Only Reboot is a plan that involves drinking only juice for 3 days. More

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