Ritual Spotlight

Rituals for Resilience

Tangible tools for effectively transforming a tough situation into an opportunity for self-transformation.

Words of Wisdom

Step back

Do your work, then step back …

Step back
In Conversation

Shantell Martin

“I think art should be accessible. I hope that when someone sees my drawings they say, ‘Oh, I could do that.'”

Shantell Martin
Ritual Spotlight

Andy Warhol

Dictating his diary was, for Warhol, a repetitive act of reflection.

Andy Warhol
In Conversation

Dr. Pratima Raichur

“A ritual is something we activate because there is awareness behind the action.”

Dr. Pratima Raichur
Words of Wisdom

So Much Happiness

When the world falls in around you, you have pieces to pick up,
something to hold in your hands, like ticket stubs or change.

So Much Happiness
In Conversation

Krissy Jones & Chloe Kernaghan

Sky Ting founders on how to use yoga to cultivate a more joyous and connected life.

Krissy Jones & Chloe Kernaghan
Words of Wisdom

The Fear of Being You

A helpful reframing from Nayyirah Waheed.

The Fear of Being You
In Conversation

Yumi Sakugawa

“The only person that matters is the version of you in the present moment, in your present body, doing whatever it is you’re capable of doing as best as you can.”

Yumi Sakugawa
Words of Wisdom

Effort & Grace

There is a need for both effort and grace on the spiritual path.

Effort & Grace
In Conversation

Hiroko Takeda

An interview with textile artist, Hiroko Takeda, on her favorite Japanese rituals and the esoteric nature of her work.

Hiroko Takeda
Words of Wisdom

The Meaning of Life

“I think that what we’re seeking is an experience of being alive.”

The Meaning of Life
In Conversation

Rodney Yee

“Pain and suffering can act as fulcrums that pull us out of the quicksand of our preexisting patterns.”

Rodney Yee
Words of Wisdom

Nothing Gold Can Stay

Nature’s first green is gold

Nothing Gold Can Stay
In Conversation

Fabiola Alondra

“The small and the large, the visible and the invisible—it’s all one delicate network of interconnectedness.”

Fabiola Alondra
Words of Wisdom

Yoga is union

B.K.S. Iyengar on yoga’s capacity to unite us with the present.

Yoga is union
Ritual Spotlight

The Story Behind Our BEL

This ritual object was born from a personal search for a meditation timer that was as beautiful as it is functional, and most importantly, analog.

The Story Behind Our BEL
Ritual Spotlight

Trataka

Trataka is a meditation technique that uses the sense of sight to still the mind.

Trataka
In Conversation

Ally Bogard

“It’s important to remember that life isn’t trying to keep us down, it’s just showing us how we see.”

Ally Bogard
Words of Wisdom

With That Moon Language

One of our favorite poems by Hafiz that we read at almost every moon ceremony.

With That Moon Language
In Conversation

Stephane Kamesh

“It’s an open-minded approach, like that of a child, where I simultaneously recognize that I don’t know everything yet, but also have everything I need.”

Stephane Kamesh
Words of Wisdom

Thank You

The only prayer you’ll ever need according to Ekhart Tolle.

Thank You
In Conversation

Kai Avent-deLeon

“I started exploring every facet of healing: Reiki, readings, chakra cleansings—but it really came down to being still and forgiving myself.”

Kai Avent-deLeon
Words of Wisdom

Go out each morning and greet the sun

“Someone can have an insight, and rather than being lost, it can stay alive through ritual.” —Pema Chödrön

Go out each morning and greet the sun
Ritual Spotlight

Yoko Ono

Yoko Ono’s self-soothing ritual from childhood.

Yoko Ono