Sacred Space Initiative

  Make an Impact At the 10th Anniversary Benefit, Street Yoga will feature handmade Prayer Flags made by youth & volunteers in our Yoga Programs. We are working to provide every single teacher, every single partnering agency, with a Sacred…

Yoga as Adjunct Therapy for Substance Use

Today it is my pleasure to share with you an article written by our friend, April. April Dawn Ricchuito, DD, MSW, is a New York City-based writer and integrative practitioner who combines traditional evidence-based therapies with ancient practices, such as…

Adapting Asana for Trauma Sensitive Populations

  Nearly all of the people we serve, the youth in shelters, for example, or the staff who work with them, have experienced or continue to experience some form of traumatic injury to their well-being –whether having been evicted from their…

The Great Journey of Love

“What happens when your soul Begins to awaken Your eyes And your heart And the cells of your body To the great Journey of Love? First there is wonderful laughter And probably precious tears…” – Hafiz Dear Street Yoga Community,…

Grounded for Good – A Yoga Service Initiative

I am delighted to share with you an article by an amazing yoga service supporter, Rob Schware. As the Executive Director of the Give Back Yoga Foundation and President of the Yoga Service Council, he serves communities by supporting and funding certified…

The True Nature of Things: Musings on Cleaning House

Does how we start our week affect the way we resolve conflict, manage deadlines, or even interact with our colleagues? In my mind, absolutely. Cleaning “house” is always one of my biggest stress relievers, and at the tiny yet vibrant…

Anyone Can Serve!

“…Everybody can be great. Because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and your verb agree to serve…You don’t have to know Einstein’s Theory of Relativity to…

Surrender Ever More Deeply

“We have not come here to take prisoners, But to surrender ever more deeply To freedom and joy. We have not come into this exquisite world to hold ourselves hostage from love. Run my dear, From anything That may not…