Content Tagged: Twitter

Twitter Party with Elizabeth Lesser, Co-Founder of the Omega Institute

DATE: Tuesday, July 24, 2012 TIME: 11AM-11:30AM EST LOCATION: Twitter Ask Elizabeth: Live Q & A with the Inspirational Co-Founder of the Omega Institute For more than 35 years Elizabeth has worked with leading figures in the fields of healing—healing self and healing society. This experience has cultivated within her an immense wealth of wisdom… Read more »

BrainWave Twitter Party with Marilu Henner

DATE: Thursday, April 26, 2012 TIME: 5PM-6PM EST LOCATION: Twitter What is your most potent memory? Join us for a live Twitter conversation with Marilu Henner, keynote speaker in the Rubin Museum’s BrainWave Series. We will be live tweeting about the magic of memory, a concept that Marilu is exceedingly familiar with as she is… Read more »

March Ambassador – Christiane Northrup, M.D.

Urban Zen is delighted to have Christiane Northrup, M.D, as our ambassador for the month of March. In honor of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, we couldn’t think of anyone more fitting than Dr. Northrup to collaborate with as we come together and center our thoughts and energies around the collective community of… Read more »

This Week’s Community Highlights: Discussing the Importance of Meditation

The importance of meditation was this week’s thread of commonality for the Urban Zen community. We tweeted the quote, “Any action done with awareness is #meditation,” and asked, “Do you agree? Or, should meditation require more ritual?” Friends such as @viltwitt and @SacredFoodGuru responded by sharing their thoughts on the expansiveness of meditation and how… Read more »

This Week’s Community Highlights: Celebrating Beauty

Appreciating beauty is weaved into the fabric of the Urban Zen philosophy; we see it in the diversity of cultures, the wonder of travel, the insight of children, the path of healing and in the design our of products. This week, we were delighted to touch on the topic of beauty with our online community.

This Week’s Community Highlights: Caring & Compassion

We know that our Urban Zen community is made up of supremely caring and compassionate individuals and this week our conversations highlighted this truth beautifully. The Twittersphere was buzzing with compassion… we began our week with a special @MarkHymanMD event at the Urban Zen Center and watched as followers like @travelinglutard filled our Twitterfeed with… Read more »

This Week’s Community Highlights!

This week, we were curious to hear what our community knew about yoga being taught in schools. Friends like @KatGad helped to ask around on the Twitterverse. @lhommedieu and @Emilyrobin let us know of a few schools in New York while @jennychoo815 gave a warm shout-out to @Yokidorg for the work they do in the… Read more »

This Week’s Community Highlights!

It was a busy week for us. With the WIE symposium, the book launch for @PIH’s Paul Farmer, and Donna Karan’s appearance on CNN, our Twitter feed was abuzz. Many thoughtful women took to their smartphones in order to share with the world the inspiration they felt from the symposium attended by leaders such as… Read more »

This Week’s Community Highlights

This week, community members discussed the wonderful experiences they’ve had teaching yoga to children. From warrior poses to singing meditation, elementary students in @cookeegirll’s class absolutely love the exercises as effortless play. One mother, @TMEECHIN, explained that backbends and inversions helps with her son’s asthma. @BabyDoll1976 taught her students yogic moves in order to relax… Read more »