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09/08/2017 to 09/10/2017
Ascendant Pathways of the Soul

 

 

Join British philosopher Neil Kramer for an inspirational weekend of esoteric discovery, spiritual contemplation, and rejuvenating fellowship.

Inquire deeply into the metaphysical enigmas of the supernal flame,...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/08/2017 to 09/10/2017
A Spiritual Path for Couples

Harville Hendrix will be the sole faculty for this program.

The Getting the Love You Want workshop gives couples the concepts and tools they need to achieve safety, sustain deep connection, and experience joyful aliveness....

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/08/2017 to 09/10/2017

Why do we develop our habits? And why are they so difficult to change?

Imagine you could take habits that cause you stress or harm—like procrastinating, smoking, overeating, binge watching, social media addiction, negative thinking,...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017
Healing Ourselves & the World Through Mindfulness

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

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) emphasizes that the ultimate meditation practice is life itself and how we are in relationship to it moment by moment.

In this 5-day retreat led by Jon Kabat-Zinn—internationally known for his...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017
Explore the Healing Lineage of Mesoamerica

The ancient Mexicans believed that everyone has seven caves of power in the body called totonalcayos. When you activate these places of energy—the equivalent of the chakras—you can solve issues related to health, abundance, and relationships....

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017

From the earliest known mosaic (the 4,500-year-old Standard of Ur in modern day Iraq) to the flourishing contemporary art scene, mosaics have had an important place in public and private art.

Discover for yourself the historical beauty of...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017
Creative Integration for Healing Trauma and Stress

When we experience trauma or stress, we naturally construct internal barriers that disconnect us from essential parts of ourselves and block the flow of energy, creativity, and joy—causing more stress. We can break free from this cycle using...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017
Ann Bradney

This workshop is by application only. Please submit your materials according to the directions on this page.

“There is a state in which you are fully alive, authentic, and spontaneous,” Ann Bradney writes. “You are open to all of your feelings, connected to your strength and your truth. You are not afraid to know anything about yourself. I call this...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017

When we add touch to yoga, our practice deepens and we enter a world of possibility where our bodies can open to the universal flow.

Join Daniel Orlansky and Jennifer Yarro for this 5-day exploration into the art of hands-on yoga. Drawing...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017
Annie Okerlin
Practices for Health & Well-Being

This workshop is by application only. Please submit your materials according to the directions on this page.

Yoga and relaxation practices are known to help veterans restore life balance and reintegrate after the challenging experiences of military service. In this yoga retreat for women veterans, you gain skills to nourish and strengthen both body and...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017
Healing Ourselves & the World Through Mindfulness

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

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) emphasizes that the ultimate meditation practice is life itself and how we are in relationship to it moment by moment.

In this 5-day retreat led by Jon Kabat-Zinn—internationally known for his...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017
Explore the Healing Lineage of Mesoamerica

The ancient Mexicans believed that everyone has seven caves of power in the body called totonalcayos. When you activate these places of energy—the equivalent of the chakras—you can solve issues related to health, abundance, and relationships....

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017

From the earliest known mosaic (the 4,500-year-old Standard of Ur in modern day Iraq) to the flourishing contemporary art scene, mosaics have had an important place in public and private art.

Discover for yourself the historical beauty of...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017
Creative Integration for Healing Trauma and Stress

When we experience trauma or stress, we naturally construct internal barriers that disconnect us from essential parts of ourselves and block the flow of energy, creativity, and joy—causing more stress. We can break free from this cycle using...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017
Ann Bradney

This workshop is by application only. Please submit your materials according to the directions on this page.

“There is a state in which you are fully alive, authentic, and spontaneous,” Ann Bradney writes. “You are open to all of your feelings, connected to your strength and your truth. You are not afraid to know anything about yourself. I call this...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017

When we add touch to yoga, our practice deepens and we enter a world of possibility where our bodies can open to the universal flow.

Join Daniel Orlansky and Jennifer Yarro for this 5-day exploration into the art of hands-on yoga. Drawing...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017
Annie Okerlin
Practices for Health & Well-Being

This workshop is by application only. Please submit your materials according to the directions on this page.

Yoga and relaxation practices are known to help veterans restore life balance and reintegrate after the challenging experiences of military service. In this yoga retreat for women veterans, you gain skills to nourish and strengthen both body and...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/10/2017 to 09/15/2017
Practices for Physical & Emotional Transformation

As millions of people in China have already discovered, there is a powerful, natural way to address health conditions and stimulate inner healing for living a happy, healthy life.

Immerse yourself in a healing retreat with qigong master...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/15/2017 to 09/17/2017

This workshop is sold out. Please call Omega registration to be placed on a waiting list at 877.944.2002 or register for the online event.

Pema Chödrön is widely beloved for her insightful, down-to-earth teachings of Tibetan Buddhism for Western audiences. In this weekend retreat, hear for the first time her wisdom teachings coming out of a yearlong sabbatical of contemplation and...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/17/2017 to 09/22/2017
Tai Chi as a Roadmap for Life

Would you like to approach life with the wisdom, power, and gentleness of a tai chi master, focused in your intent and centered in your physical and personal integrity? The yin and yang principles of tai chi offer you a way to make better choices...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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From North African dance to Spain's zambra mora to Egyptian, Lebanese and Turkish techniques you will experience it all.  A week in Dondi Dahlin's belly dance workshop will not only leave you with a variety of cultural movements but you will have explored the history, riutals, and celebrations of Middle Eastern women as well as your own body image. Threw tears and laughter it is a week that Dahlin says, "transforms women's lives."    More
Whether delicate and refined or mysterious and passionate, Dondi Dahlin reveals how the body tells a story through the art of belly dance. More
Belly dancer to the stars, Dondi Dahlin, demonstrates a simple exercise you can do right now to release any tension you may be experiencing in your hands or wrists from sitting at a computer every day. More
Dondi Dahlin, past winner of the Belly Dancer of the Universe competition, shares why the practice of belly dance is an empowering celebration of movement for women of all ages, shapes, and sizes.       More
Daniel Rechtschaffen, MA, the creator of Mindful Children, shares why the practice of mindfulness may help children feel less stressful, find focus, and understand what it means to live their own lives. Learn more about Daniel Rechtschaffen:http://eomega.org/omega/faculty/viewProfile/b670b2dad07ccd8f9825ee88085b... More
A pioneer in the field of mindfulness and education, Daniel Rechtschaffen, MA, discusses meditation, the ancient science of breath, mind, heart and body. Learn more about Daniel Rechtschaffen:http://eomega.org/omega/faculty/viewProfile/b670b2dad07ccd8f9825ee88085b... More
Sierra Bender is an internationally acclaimed women’s advocate, founder of the Boot Camp for Goddesses®. She reveals a new way for women to understand their power by reconnecting to their spiritual, mental, emotional, and physical needs. Explore more from Sierra Bender   More
The founder of Amrit Yoga Institute and Ayurveda Wellness Center and an internationally recognized authority on yoga and holistic living, Yogi Amrit Desai is widely acknowledged for carrying the authentic voice of yoga throughout the world. In this video, he explains the meaning of the meditation and relaxation technique, yoga nidra. Learn more about Yogi Amrit Desai: eomega.org/omega/faculty/viewProfile/d522ba946a32123598a50e344eef2599/ More
Adyashanti, a dynamic and inspiring spiritual teacher, discusses why inner change is the first step towards living in deeper harmony with the world around you as well as the importance of practicing sustainable solutions in order to align your inner and outer realities. More
Gurmukh Kaur Khalsa, the cofounder and director of Golden Bridge Yoga, the premier Kundalini Yoga center in Los Angeles, California, and New York City, discusses the wisdom and magic of this ancient form of yoga. Explore more from Gurmukh Kaur Khalsa   More

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Self-Care for Trauma Workers
Burnout. Compassion fatigue. Secondary traumatic stress. These are terms used to describe the emotional (and physical) drain experienced by many trauma workers. The symptoms can mimic those of post-traumatic stress, or PTSD: feeling numb, anxious, depressed, cynical, discouraged, or fatigued. Caregivers may also experience sleep issues from working too many hours or seeing too many patients.  More
As the friendly little robot New Horizons flew through the Pluto-Charon system, people were talking about it. They still are. It's beautiful how much everyone seems to care. Mike Brown, the discoverer of Eris and the demoter of Pluto, was right the first time around: Pluto is a cultural planet. Regardless of what it may be scientifically, people care—and they love Pluto. The Internet memes are flying. "So you dumped me years ago. But now you're driving past my house real slow." People actually understand why that's funny. More
Omega Institute Passage Meditation 101
What: Passage meditation is the act of sitting quietly and reading out loud or mentally repeating a passage from a spiritual book or text. It has been historically practiced in numerous world religions, including Judaism, Islam, Christianity, and Buddhism.  More
Omega Institute Moving Through Grief by Ana Forrest
Holding on to anger, fear, or resentment can cause physical pain, but when we heal our emotional pain, our physical pain often subsides. The emotions need to be in motion in order for us to be healthy. We've got to move them and feel them and let them express themselves. More
Omega Institute Looking for Silence
"There's a great space in which this moment takes place. There's a great silence that is listening to the thoughts," says Adyashanti, a spiritual teacher who leads silent retreats at Omega and elsewhere.  “In the end it’s all very simple. Either we give ourselves to silence or we don’t,” he says. But how can we find silence in the cacophony of our modern world? Cities have always been loud, but noise has now crept into the suburbs, and even the wild, and is nearly impossible to escape.  More
Omega Institute Relationships as a Soul Journey by James Van Praagh
Relationships: I am attracted to those people who serve my higher good. In this three-dimensional world in which we live, there is a sense that we are separate from one another and also that we meet by chance. This is an illusion. The people in our lives are drawn to us and are here for a reason. It is through sharing experiences and having relationships with others that we begin to understand ourselves.  More
Omega Institute Embrace Life at Every Stage
In 1900, the average life expectancy was less than 50 years old. The U.S. Census Bureau now predicts that by 2020 the average life expectancy will be close to 80 years old, and many people will live beyond that. While life spans are increasing, there is an ever-growing media culture that seems obsessed with anti-aging, as evidenced by the growing promotion of anti-aging creams and diets, and attention to celebrities who “defy” their age. More
Omega Institute Ready for Your Third Act? Jane Fonda on How to Thrive Past Midlife
Jane Fonda on How to Thrive Past Midlife
Oscar winning-actress and activist Jane Fonda says the “third act,” those extra 30 years past midlife, is not just a footnote. In this talk filmed at TEDx Women, she likens these years to a staircase. Jokingly, she admits that while it may seem like getting older makes it harder to climb stairs, she points out that our human spirit continues to climb upward even while the body might be declining. More
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Empowerment & Follow Through
My advice is just usually my mom's good advice recycled. I feel more comfortable just redispensing her advice because I know it came from her Grandma. I know it's been tested, it's got deep legs. It's a home remedy. We know how to make apple butter. I'm not doing your new fangled fancy culinary molecular advice here, this is advice you know grandma to grandma to granddaughter to granddaughter that got passed on. More
On my short to-do list of book projects, I have a concept for one called Know When You Don't Know: A Guide to Investigative Reporting and Life. The little joke in there is that life is kind of like an investigative reporting project. It always was one, but in our current environment of information overwhelm, awareness is indispensable. More

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