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Mon, October 12, 2015 3:03pm
posted by YGB in News & Events
The sold-out event welcomed over 200 members of the Southern California yoga express gratitude to “Mother India” for the gift of yoga. “We are truly overjoyed by the tremendous turnout at this year’s event, and the incredible and positive comments from attendees, sponsors and event participants.”A welcome cocktail reception with appetizer wraps donated by Kye’s, which allowed guests to mingle and... read more
Tue, September 22, 2015 5:28pm
posted by YGB in News & Events
Recipient of the first Namaste Award, presented by Yoga Gives Back, Mallika Chopra, comments: “There is heartbreaking poverty in the world, whether in India, the United States or other nations. As humanity, we need to ask ourselves why we let children go hungry and suffer from preventable illnesses when we have the resources and knowledge to help our fellow beings.” Mallika Chopra, author of... read more
Tue, September 15, 2015 9:44am
posted by YGB in News & Events
Susan Nichols, Founder/CEO NEWHIPPIE ®, Former CEO/Founder yogitoes® Los Angeles, CASusan created the global brand yogitoes® after slipping on her yoga mat recognizing an unmet need, and followed an unknown path of designing a patented yoga towel which then revolutionized the industry, making a yoga towel a ubiquitous tool in the marketplace. Her leadership at yogitoes® was deeply rooted in... read more
Mon, September 14, 2015 7:14pm
posted by YGB in News & Events
Jessie May's 'Sunny Side Up' is a stimulating show which explores and uncovers ways to live your life with true purpose, joy and passion. Jessie May's 'Sunny Side Up' Podcast is reaching hearts all over the world with her warm, signature voice and infectious energy, Jessie May freely shares her fierce wisdom with an inspiring palette of powerful themes ~ all centered in the heart of our human... read more
Sat, September 12, 2015 11:02am
posted by YGB in News & Events
YGB is thrilled to have these very passionate Ambassadors in the UK and Singapore who are already taking part in the annual global campaign, "Thank You Mother India" with their fundraising plans. YGB's Ambassadors are the key for our programs to raise awareness and funds across the globe to mobilize the world yoga community. Thank you for your continued support to fund nearly 700 mothers and... read more
Fri, September 4, 2015 4:48pm
posted by YGB in News & Events
 This year’s program includes the presentation of the inaugural YGB Namaste Award.  Lakshman Rao Jadev, an art college student in Karnataka, South India, spent the last two months creating this beautiful piece from the initial design work of the Namaste award, which means "Divinity in me salutes Divinity in you", through to its final perfecting touches, to the completed cast object.... read more
Tue, August 25, 2015 3:26pm
posted by YGB in News & Events
Yoga Gives Back proudly announces that Mallika Chopra, author of “Living with Intent,” will receive the first-ever Yoga Gives Back Namaste Award at the foundation’s fourth-annual Thank You Mother India fundraiser on Sept. 26, in Malibu.The Thank You Mother India fundraiser is an evening when 200 members of the Southern California yoga community come together for an altruistic cause and express... read more
Sat, August 8, 2015 12:02pm
posted by YGB in Global Affairs
Yoga Gives Back 'Thank You Mother India' Global FundraiserSeptember 1st, 2015 - January 31st, 2016Let's unite again to express our gratitude to Mother India for the gift of YOGA.Host just one donation class or any event to raise awareness and funds or pledge your donation and become a sponsor here.   "Thank You Mother India 2015 PR Video" with photos from many events worldwide in 2014,... read more
Mon, August 3, 2015 11:12am
posted by YGB in News & Events
 Yoga Gives Back 'Thank You Mother India' Malibu FundraiserSaturday, September 26th,  2015 | 6-9pmAt Dr Marwah's magnificent estate: 29057 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA 90265 (Valet Parking)Regular Ticket: $180.00New Membership Appreciation Rate: $125.00*All attendees will receive a generous gift bag *YGB Membership is an easy monthly recurring donation from $15 per month.... read more
Dedicated Ashtanga teachers Pranidhi Varshney in Los Angeles and Stan Woodman in Connecticut  join YGB's global team!!
Mon, July 20, 2015 12:09pm
posted by YGB in News & Events
Pranidhi Varshney Los Angeles, CA Yoga Shala West    Pranidhi Varshney is a devoted ashtanga yoga practitioner and teacher, and the founder of Yoga Shala West, a community-supported ashtanga yoga studio in West Los Angeles. Her main teacher and mentor is Manju Jois, whom she met early on in her yoga journey. She also extends gratitude to Sharath Jois, Nancy Gilgoff, and Jorgen... read more