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2013-10-16 23:01:38

Program will take place Thursday, October 24—Saturday, October 26, 2013. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Dutch Master artist Pieter Weltevrede brings to the Yoga Farm his outstanding knowledge and talent in the field of painting, and particularly for this workshop, yantra painting. For three days, Pieter leads day long, open workshops on the creation of these ancient North Indian symbols of the Divine. We will learn about the relationship of color and shape to the different...

2010-01-12 09:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Swedish siblings launch YantraWay.com, the exclusive U.S. distributor of the Yantra Mat, the original acupressure mat recently named "Hottest Gift of the Year" by Metro newspaper and "Best In Test" by Body + Soul magazine (Sweden). (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100112/NY36017) The Yantra Mat, a gentler version of the ancient Indian nail bed, is studded with 8,800 non-toxic ABS plastic spikes. The spikes feel sharp, but with your body's...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'