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08/11/2017 to 08/13/2017
Eva Tenuto
New Perspective Leadership

Guided by TMI Project directors Eva Tenuto and Sari Botton, we explore significant experiences in a new light. By writing about them boldly as compelling personal monologues we take back our power and clear space for more impactful leadership....

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/11/2017 to 08/13/2017
An Exploration in Creativity

Although creative beings are known to manifest beautiful art, the ultimate work of art is the life we live. Regardless of whether you consider yourself to be a creative person, this workshop reveals the simple truth that nurturing our creative...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/11/2017 to 08/13/2017
Wilderness Awareness With Survivorman

 

“I have made it my mission to help people understand the importance of the environment and how it affects their lives. It’s about reconnecting with the Earth.” —Les Stroud

Can knowing how to build a fire or find your...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/11/2017 to 08/13/2017

We all arrive on this earth with a karmic blueprint that sets the course for the soul’s experiences, relationships, and lessons we are here to learn. What is karma and do our actions alter the course of our soul—in this life, previous lives,...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/13/2017 to 08/18/2017

Join master calligrapher Alok Hsu Kwang-han as he guides, inspires, and shows you how to rest in the spaciousness of your being, relax into not knowing, and explore ways for you and your brush to dance from a place of openness and emptiness....

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/13/2017 to 08/18/2017
An AfroCuban & AfroBrazilian Oricha Movement Retreat

Take an inspirational journey through the African diaspora and cultivate a deeper body awareness through the interplay of rhythm, song, and dance.

Guided by dance artist and cultural ethnologist Kimberly Miguel Mullen, you experience how...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/13/2017 to 08/18/2017

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

Lynda Barry and Dan Chaon have been teaching together for the last four years. Together they have developed a set of writing exercises that are part of their forthcoming book,Workbook 52.

This workshop is about a way of creating a...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/18/2017 to 08/25/2017
Bobby McFerrin
7-Day Inclusive Workshop

Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

“Music is powerful. It’s a spiritual art. It goes right to the heart and to the mind. Artists have a huge responsibility to feed the soul good things, positive things.”
—Bobby McFerrin

Enter the circle for a life-changing...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/18/2017 to 08/20/2017
Bobby McFerrin
2-Day Introductory Workshop

Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

“Music is powerful. It’s a spiritual art. It goes right to the heart and to the mind. Artists have a huge responsibility to feed the soul good things, positive things.”
—Bobby McFerrin

Enter the circle for a life-changing...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/20/2017 to 08/25/2017
Bobby McFerrin
5-Day Advanced Workshop

Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

“Music is powerful. It’s a spiritual art. It goes right to the heart and to the mind. Artists have a huge responsibility to feed the soul good things, positive things.”
—Bobby McFerrin

Enter the circle for a life-changing...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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08/11/2017 to 08/13/2017
Eva Tenuto
New Perspective Leadership

Guided by TMI Project directors Eva Tenuto and Sari Botton, we explore significant experiences in a new light. By writing about them boldly as compelling personal monologues we take back our power and clear space for more impactful leadership....

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/11/2017 to 08/13/2017
An Exploration in Creativity

Although creative beings are known to manifest beautiful art, the ultimate work of art is the life we live. Regardless of whether you consider yourself to be a creative person, this workshop reveals the simple truth that nurturing our creative...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/11/2017 to 08/13/2017
Wilderness Awareness With Survivorman

 

“I have made it my mission to help people understand the importance of the environment and how it affects their lives. It’s about reconnecting with the Earth.” —Les Stroud

Can knowing how to build a fire or find your...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/11/2017 to 08/13/2017

We all arrive on this earth with a karmic blueprint that sets the course for the soul’s experiences, relationships, and lessons we are here to learn. What is karma and do our actions alter the course of our soul—in this life, previous lives,...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/13/2017 to 08/18/2017

Join master calligrapher Alok Hsu Kwang-han as he guides, inspires, and shows you how to rest in the spaciousness of your being, relax into not knowing, and explore ways for you and your brush to dance from a place of openness and emptiness....

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/13/2017 to 08/18/2017
An AfroCuban & AfroBrazilian Oricha Movement Retreat

Take an inspirational journey through the African diaspora and cultivate a deeper body awareness through the interplay of rhythm, song, and dance.

Guided by dance artist and cultural ethnologist Kimberly Miguel Mullen, you experience how...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/13/2017 to 08/18/2017

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

Lynda Barry and Dan Chaon have been teaching together for the last four years. Together they have developed a set of writing exercises that are part of their forthcoming book,Workbook 52.

This workshop is about a way of creating a...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/18/2017 to 08/25/2017
Bobby McFerrin
7-Day Inclusive Workshop

Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

“Music is powerful. It’s a spiritual art. It goes right to the heart and to the mind. Artists have a huge responsibility to feed the soul good things, positive things.”
—Bobby McFerrin

Enter the circle for a life-changing...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/18/2017 to 08/20/2017
Bobby McFerrin
2-Day Introductory Workshop

Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

“Music is powerful. It’s a spiritual art. It goes right to the heart and to the mind. Artists have a huge responsibility to feed the soul good things, positive things.”
—Bobby McFerrin

Enter the circle for a life-changing...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/20/2017 to 08/25/2017
Bobby McFerrin
5-Day Advanced Workshop

Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

“Music is powerful. It’s a spiritual art. It goes right to the heart and to the mind. Artists have a huge responsibility to feed the soul good things, positive things.”
—Bobby McFerrin

Enter the circle for a life-changing...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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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
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
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
American country singer and actor Jimmie Dale Gilmore talks about the immense value of creativity, especially in times of upheaval. A native of the Texas Panhandle, Jimmie Dale Gilmore is legendary for being in the Flatlanders, one of the most important groups in the roots music genre, as well as for his solo career spanning for decades. More
Dondi Dahlin describes the creative expression of belly dancing. Wheather it be a firey passonate zambra mora dance from Spain as vibrate mashion material massages the body or a refined and delicate dance from Egypt, each movement tells a story.         More
Learn the many techniques of belly dancing from Omega faculty Dondi Dahlin. Filled with laughter and healing, this transformative week-long workshop imparts rituals, celebrations, the history of women in the Middle East, and the migration of this performing art from across the world. 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

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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
cup of milk with cinnamon and ginger
The inward-turning season of winter is ideal for nourishing our inner fire, or agni. The early part of winter follows the path of autumn, in which vata and kapha doshas (or subtle energies) are predominant, so the cold and dry qualities of vata are present in the body and the environment. The latter part of winter initiates the cold and damp qualities of kapha. 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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