Tag Archives: crowdfunding

democratizing wellness: bhaskar goswami on daana

‘Daana’ is a sanskrit word meaning ‘generosity.’ It’s also the foundation for a new way of accessing yoga and wellness practices.

Bhaskar Goswami is the co-founder of daana, a project which provides by-donation wellness activities in spaces that are offered by people in their own communities.… Read more

yes yoga has curves: awesome book project needs your help!

yes yoga has curves: awesome book project needs your help!

There has been a lot of talk about increased diversity and inclusivity in the North American yoga scene. One of the first steps towards a realistic representation of the “yoga body” is greater access to images of a spectrum of body types practicing yoga.… Read more

yoga-based life skills for youth: new leaf yoga foundation’s latest campaign

yoga-based life skills for youth: new leaf yoga foundation’s latest campaign

New Leaf Yoga Foundation has been offering yoga classes to youth in Toronto’s marginalized communities for the past seven years. They’re now expanding their programming to carry out five year-long projects, and they’ve launched a crowdfunding campaign to make it happen.… Read more