Content Tagged: Urban Zen Center

Yoga with Elena Brower: Witnessing Transformation

It’s interesting to think about a cocoon and the unique role this little homespun home plays for its inhabitants. A cocoon is described as something that “envelops or surrounds in a protective or comforting way.” It is, quite literally, a… Read more »

CNN’s Alina Cho Interviews Donna Karan

Recently, we had the privilege of hosting CNN‘s Alino Cho at the Urban Zen Center for an interview with our founder, Donna Karan. Together, Alina and Donna had a captivating conversation that spanned Donna’s life, touching on the pivotal moments… Read more »

Celebrating Dr. Paul Farmer at Urban Zen

On Tuesday, September 20th – in the midst of the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting and the UN General Assembly – Donna Karan opened the doors of the Urban Zen Center to celebrate Dr. Paul Farmer and his book, “Haiti:… Read more »

Using Food to Navigate Cancer

This morning the Urban Zen Center was home to a wealth of healing wisdom and hands-on, experiential tools all designed to help patients and loved ones navigate cancer in a way that celebrates life and allows patients to “live beyond… Read more »