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Mon, September 18, 2017 12:23pm
posted by ygb in News & Events
Suria hosted 16 charity classes for YGB at the YOGA FESTA on Sep 16 and 17 in Yokohama, Japan. 





This the largest yoga event in Japan and YGB Japan Ambassador Michiko Minegishi taught this class along with many yoga teachers in Japan!



Yoga Gives Back Singapore and Yoga Seeds September 24th

YGB Ambassador Wendy Chan keeps going... she continues to support YGB's... read more
Sun, September 17, 2017 9:17am
posted by ygb in News & Events
Mary Kirkendoll, Kansas
Eudora Yoga Center

Mary Kirkendoll is the owner of the Eudora Yoga Center in Eudora, Kansas. Born and raised in California, Mary earned three degrees in classical flute performance from music schools in New York and Kansas and has taught and performed classical contemporary music around the world. It was in 2009 that she was introduced to Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga,... read more
Thu, September 14, 2017 12:00am
posted by ygb in News & Events
Michael Budd , Los Angeles,  My Workout Budd

Mikey Budd is a Jersey boy, and proud of it. He's always had an active lifestyle as a soccer player, runner and of course, break dancer! But, it wasn't until he found the beauty and benefit in yoga, that he finally felt centered. After traveling to India for 5 weeks, Mikey became a certified yoga instructor and wanted to share his knowledge... read more
Sat, September 9, 2017 3:53pm
posted by ygb in News & Events
Birgitte Kristen, Los Angeles, soulcenteredyoga.com

Brigitte grew up in Denmark and moved to Los Angeles at 19 where she started studying psychology, massage therapy, meditation & yoga. Yoga became her passion and started teaching full time since 1993.
She studied with many great teachers, who at different times in her life taught me about myself and helped me grow.
These are the... read more
Fri, September 8, 2017 10:26am
posted by ygb in Success Stories
This is Surya. Surya's mother once worked as a house mother at Deenabandhu Boys home and Surya also lived at the home.  His mother was tortured by her mentally unstable husband but later decided to return to her husband at which time Surya was also released from the home. After couple of years she approached Deenabandhu to return Surya to its care.  She was finding it very difficult to... read more
Tue, August 29, 2017 4:44pm
posted by ygb in News & Events
 
This is seven year old Shekar who attends Deenabandhu Primary School. He is intelligence and articulate. Shekar has a sweet nature and has adjusted to the other children at the home. He  makes good eye to eye contact and feels confident in his interactions with others. He enjoys telling stories and is a fearless dancer!

Shekar comes from a poor broken family from a village... read more
Mon, August 21, 2017 7:09pm
posted by ygb in Global Affairs
"ONE MILLION YOGIS CAMPAIGN"
 



 
Yoga is our sustaining gift from Mother India.

To mark YGB’s Tenth Anniversary, we want to inspire ONE MILLION YOGIS to show our gratitude together.
 

 

Join our ONE MILLION YOGIS CAMPAIGN and make a difference in the lives of mothers and children in India with micro loans and education funds.

Please become a YGB's... read more
Mon, August 21, 2017 6:48pm
posted by ygb in News & Events
“Thank You Mother India” 10th Anniversary Fundraiser Gala
       YogaGlo, Sunday, September 24th, 5:00pm

 

Yoga Gives Back's “Thank You Mother India” Fundraiser is the flagship event of our global campaign. It is a special evening for the Los Angeles yoga community and beyond to celebrate the year's accomplishments and recognize the impact of our volunteers,... read more
Tue, August 15, 2017 4:59pm
posted by ygb in Success Stories
In 2010, YGB developed "Sister Aid" to directly provide impoverished mothers with micro-loans and young daughters and orphans with education funds. Since then "Sister Aid" has been able to double the number of fund recipients every year, now reaching nearly 900 mothers and children in Karnataka and West Bengal.
 

 

This is the Shakti Kendra group and lace work is the prime... read more
Mon, August 7, 2017 2:51pm
posted by ygb in Success Stories
In 2010, YGB developed "Sister Aid" to directly provide impoverished mothers with micro-loans and young daughters and orphans with education funds. Since then "Sister Aid" has been able to double the number of fund recipients every year, now reaching nearly 900 mothers and children in Karnataka and West Bengal.

This the Tejaswini group whose collective business is Rope making.

A member of... read more

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