Charm is a very subtle quality, one that is not often emphasized or seen in the West as compared to Eastern traditions. In ancient times, women radiated charm and grace because they were so connected to their feminine life force.
When I think of charm, I think back to the Geisha’s and Temple dancers of India, the women who learned the feminine arts. These were the arts of subtlety, of mystery, of seduction, that stemmed from a place of great inner confidence and love. (more…) read more →
Often times we think that passion is something that arises only when we have sex or is something to seek externally and outside of our self. But this is very far from reality. As women, we contain boundless amounts of passion within our own bodies.
This passion is the wellspring, or source that can be directed to any part of our life; business, relationships, creativity, health, our self-esteem and spiritual development.
The energy of passion is connected to sexual energy, however this does not mean it is necessarily connected to sex. As women we can wake up our passion through dancing, through breathings and meditations, and to truly connecting with our purpose and mission in life. (more…) read more →
Communication is such a big part of our life. We communicate in every moment, though we might not be aware of it. Most of us are accustomed to think of communication as verbal. I know this is what I was taught through my education and upbringing. Even more so, this verbal communication was taught to be very linear, rational and logical.
My education and professional background is in the field of economics and politics; two fields, which for the most part, are based on communication devoid of emotions, love and authenticity. (more…) read more →
What does beauty mean to you? It is a powerful question, a question that one of my teachers asked me recently. I had to really think about this one, and I am still thinking about it.
I realized that my conception and standard of beauty was quite narrow, narrow in the sense that it fit into a box or standards that I have fed into by society. Because in reality, beauty is not narrow at all, beauty does not fit nor come in a box.
According to ancient knowledge from India, the source of our energy as women is Shakti. Shakti is the feminine principle of divine energy that creates and makes manifest everything in our world. She is a dynamic energy, ever changing, flowing creating and re-creating.
The feminine life force energy, Shakti, sits within us in our lower belly at our sexual center. As we begin to awaken to this energy within our bodies, we awaken to our essence, or the natural flow of feminine energy. The natural flow of our energy is flexible!
The first secret in awakening to love for our bodies, sensuality and beautiful femininity is awakening to our inherent nature to adapt, constantly change, dance and invite in flexibility into our lives. (more…) read more →