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07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017

Artists are more than a mirror of society, says painter, poet, sculptor, and psychic medium Joseph Shiel—they are the life blood and cocreators of what can be. Shiel describes artists as agents of love, prophets of change, and the heartbeat of...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017

The primal power of drumming touches the heart and moves the spirit, shifting our consciousness into transcendent states of being. In this inspiring workshop, we immerse ourselves in authentic African, Afro-Caribbean, and Brazilian beats. We...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017
Music, Mindfulness & Creative Play

The ukulele is enjoying a worldwide revival. It’s an affordable, portable, and easy-to-learn instrument, and a simple way to bring music into your daily life. Whether you’re new to the ukulele or have been playing it for years, you learn playing...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017
Dar Williams

Are you seeking to hone your songwriting skills? Do you long to create a song that matters?

Having been a touring musician for more than 20 years, Dar Williams understands how challenging and rewarding it can be to turn our thoughts, ideas...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/07/2017 to 07/09/2017
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.

Beginning and more advanced drummers are invited to join Ubaka in...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/07/2017 to 07/09/2017
Trapeze-Experience
An Adventure in Self-Discovery

Face and overcome your fears. Break through mental, emotional, and physical blocks. Take yourself to the edge and leap beyond your comfort zone with the flying trapeze.

Led by the Trapeze-Experience™ team, this popular workshop is an...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/07/2017 to 07/09/2017
Ricky Baruc
For Great Health & Community

Is there anything more important to health and survival than what you eat? In a world plagued by social ills, disease, and hunger, we can all play a role in transforming our lives and communities toward greater health and abundance with fresh,...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/07/2017 to 07/09/2017
Claude Stein
Find Your True Voice

Join master voice teacher Claude Stein to celebrate the magnificent power of song. For those who already sing, or just want to begin, this program provides a wonderful, safe place to find and unleash your true voice and sing your heart open. We...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/16/2017 to 07/21/2017
A Creative Guide to Awakening Your Psychic Awareness

Intuition is a gift that offers us the opportunity to embrace a higher vibrational awareness, guiding us toward others on the same soul path, and helping us live our lives from the heart. We can express our true and most magnificent self from...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/21/2017 to 07/23/2017
Awaken Your Feminine Joy

Do you want to learn to belly dance in a fun and supportive environment? Would you like to feel empowered through ancient wisdom to gain insight into yourself while also celebrating your femininity and strength?

In their 16th year at Omega...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017

Artists are more than a mirror of society, says painter, poet, sculptor, and psychic medium Joseph Shiel—they are the life blood and cocreators of what can be. Shiel describes artists as agents of love, prophets of change, and the heartbeat of...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017

The primal power of drumming touches the heart and moves the spirit, shifting our consciousness into transcendent states of being. In this inspiring workshop, we immerse ourselves in authentic African, Afro-Caribbean, and Brazilian beats. We...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017
Music, Mindfulness & Creative Play

The ukulele is enjoying a worldwide revival. It’s an affordable, portable, and easy-to-learn instrument, and a simple way to bring music into your daily life. Whether you’re new to the ukulele or have been playing it for years, you learn playing...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017
Dar Williams

Are you seeking to hone your songwriting skills? Do you long to create a song that matters?

Having been a touring musician for more than 20 years, Dar Williams understands how challenging and rewarding it can be to turn our thoughts, ideas...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/07/2017 to 07/09/2017
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.

Beginning and more advanced drummers are invited to join Ubaka in...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/07/2017 to 07/09/2017
Trapeze-Experience
An Adventure in Self-Discovery

Face and overcome your fears. Break through mental, emotional, and physical blocks. Take yourself to the edge and leap beyond your comfort zone with the flying trapeze.

Led by the Trapeze-Experience™ team, this popular workshop is an...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/07/2017 to 07/09/2017
Ricky Baruc
For Great Health & Community

Is there anything more important to health and survival than what you eat? In a world plagued by social ills, disease, and hunger, we can all play a role in transforming our lives and communities toward greater health and abundance with fresh,...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/07/2017 to 07/09/2017
Claude Stein
Find Your True Voice

Join master voice teacher Claude Stein to celebrate the magnificent power of song. For those who already sing, or just want to begin, this program provides a wonderful, safe place to find and unleash your true voice and sing your heart open. We...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/16/2017 to 07/21/2017
A Creative Guide to Awakening Your Psychic Awareness

Intuition is a gift that offers us the opportunity to embrace a higher vibrational awareness, guiding us toward others on the same soul path, and helping us live our lives from the heart. We can express our true and most magnificent self from...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/21/2017 to 07/23/2017
Awaken Your Feminine Joy

Do you want to learn to belly dance in a fun and supportive environment? Would you like to feel empowered through ancient wisdom to gain insight into yourself while also celebrating your femininity and strength?

In their 16th year at Omega...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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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
What can you expect from a weekend belly dance workshop? No matter what your size, shape, color, or background is, you can feel sexy and powerful through belly dance.   Try the Belly Dance Goddes Weekend October 11–13, 2013.   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
Artist Daniel Mack explains the fundamentals of contemporary alchemy through the creation of rustic art by deeply integrating your technical skills with your spiritual and intuitive resources. 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
Artist Daniel Mack discusses why taking simple materials and creating a pattern speaks to something inside will allow you to revisit and rework old habits as well as remind you of the transformational quality of creativity. More
Artist Daniel Mack has been creating rustic work for more than 30 years from making furniture, to architectural and garden structures, and small, simple objects. In this video, he shares the four needs that art and creativity can fulfill in your life. More
Judith Ansara, MSW, has been a leading innovator and teacher of human consciousness for more than 30 years. In this video, she reveals why the experience of pleasure through playfulness, curiosity, exploration, and delight will bring joy and vitality into your relationship every day. Learn more about Judith Ansara:http://eomega.org/omega/faculty/viewProfile/9415318b2f12188ea2f5707563c0... More
Spiritual life counselor, Iyanla Vanzant reveals the importance of recognizing that you come from some place that much bigger than you, that gives you life and breath. Regardless of whether you call this place God or the Divine, your calling is to find the best way to be in relationship with your source. Explore more from Iyanla Vanzant   More
Musician and mentor Eliyahu Sills has led manhood training groups for more than a decade. He has studied men's issues and rites of passage with Michael Meade, Malidoma Some, and Robert Spencer, and currently leads "coming of age" groups for adolescent boys for the Stepping Stones Project. Explore more with Eliyahu Sills   More

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The Courage to Choose: An Interview With Elizabeth Gilbert, Part 3
An Interview With Elizabeth Gilbert, Part 3
Omega: Women in the 21st century are forging new paths while being held to impossible “women's magazine” standards—“perfection” and “balance” are words you encourage women not to use. The Signature of All Things tells the 19th century life story of a rare, intrepid woman scientist. Do you consider yourself political in your writing? Elizabeth: Somebody asked if Signature of All Things is a feminist novel and I said, “I'm never going to write anything that's not a feminist screed in some way or another, explicitly so or not.” More
Omega Institute Spring Pea Soup by Andrea Beaman
Organic, frozen mixed vegetables are good for quick-and-easy stir-fries and soups. While I highly encourage you to prepare fresh food from local and seasonal products, if you don’t have time or access, count on frozen vegetables to help you out in the kitchen. Ingredients More
Omega Institute Linguine With Beet Greens by Suzanne Boothby
Beets have a long history as an edible aphrodisiac—the Ancient Romans believed beets promoted loving feelings and enhanced sex appeal, and beets are sometimes used as a pagan symbol for love and beauty. More
An Interview With Lynda Barry
Omega: In your book What It Is, you have a character that says, “The thing I call ‘my mind’ seems to be kind of like a landlord that doesn’t really know its tenants.” What are some of the ways your landlord gets to know its tenants? More
An Interview With Michael J. Gelb
Omega: What is your definition of a personal or professional Renaissance? Michael: We are all born with the capacity for genius. Every healthy child displays boundless energy, wild imagination, and delightful creativity. But then we go to school and get de-geniused. Renaissance means “rebirth.” I’m devoted to helping my students experience a rebirth or Renaissance of their original energy, imagination, and creativity.  More
Omega Institute 5 Ways to Eat Local Food in Winter
Visit a Winter Farmers Market  More
Omega Institute Roasted Rainbow Carrots by Suzanne Boothby
Did you know that carrots are much sweeter in winter than summer? Colder temperatures encourage carrots to convert their starch stores into sugar so they don’t freeze. It’s like nature’s version of antifreeze, but much tastier. More
Omega Institute Bake Better-for-You Cookies by Suzanne Boothby
Yes, Virginia, you can eat cookies this holiday season. Desserts don't have to be full of butter, sugar, or flour. Whether you are invited to a holiday cookie exchange or want to bring a homemade gift to your loved ones, these cookies have all the rich, gooey sweetness of a baked good with much better-for-you ingredients. The recipe swaps dates and banana for white sugar and almond meal and oats for traditional white flour. Creamy peanut butter holds the dough together without eggs. More
Omega Institute Coconut Milk Mashed Sweet Potatoes
This Blue Zone-friendly dish highlights two things that these longevity hot spots are known for: consuming antioxidant-rich vegetables that reduce your risk of developing chronic diseases and healthy fats.  More

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