Yoga

Pratyāhāra: The Fifth and Often Forgotten Limb of Yoga

When my flight got cancelled in mid-March and I had the choice of scrambling and waiting on hold with my airline to book another ticket back home, I chose to stay. I chose to quarantine on the Big Island. Every two weeks, I kept pushing my date of return. This time gave me the opportunity… Continue reading Pratyāhāra: The Fifth and Often Forgotten Limb of Yoga

Love · Meditation · retreat · Travel · Wellness

Spring Awakening on the Big Volcanic Island of Hawai’i: March 03 – 09, 2020

There was so much clarity when I was on the Big Island of Hawai’i in November, that I would return very soon. A few years ago, in 2015, when I got to visit the Big Island for my birthday on the Kona side, in Holualoa, there was this clear knowing that we would return, together. … Continue reading Spring Awakening on the Big Volcanic Island of Hawai’i: March 03 – 09, 2020

Experience · Senses · Travel · Yoga

The Journey of the 5 Sensual Pleasures at the Holualoa Inn

Three weeks ago what was only an embryo of an idea of retreating for a few days from the city became a quick reality as I found an outstanding escape opportunity with some American Airlines miles to the Big Island of Hawaii. With minimal research, I was lucky enough to find accommodation, which met what I… Continue reading The Journey of the 5 Sensual Pleasures at the Holualoa Inn