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City Salutations: Free yoga with Seane Corn and DJ Drez this Sunday

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New York yogis, there’s a free yoga event taking place this Sunday, September 8, in Brooklyn that you don’t want to miss. Flavorpill is partnering with EmblemHealth to present City Salutations. This healthy series kicks off big with a yoga class led by Seane Corn and music provided by DJ Drez, as well as intro-level African dance and tai chi classes. The event takes place from 2-6pm in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

Sweetgreen: Revolutionary fast food

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Finding healthy, organic, local and sustainable food in NYC just got easier thanks to the new Sweetgreen at the NoMad hotel in Manhattan.

Rise + Shine yoga event in Brooklyn this Saturday

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Yogis, head to Brooklyn this Saturday, August 24, at 10:30am for yoga, culture and fun at RISE + SHINE at the Afropunk Fest. Presented by Flavorpill, RISE + SHINE gets you ready to party, with yoga, dance, meditation and good beats courtesy of Faith Hunter, DJ Drez, Natasha Blank and Bradley Raider.

Earth Yoga NYC: 200-Hour Fall Yoga Teacher Training

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Fall is the perfect time to go back to school, so if you want to deepen your yoga practice or have been thinking of embarking on a career as a yoga teacher, here’s the perfect opportunity: The Earth Yoga NYC 200-Hour Fall Teacher Training. From September 14-December 15, 2013, you’ll get a true understanding of yoga, learn to love your practice, be part of a supportive community and learn how to make yoga your career. It’s time to go back to school. Get the details below.

Take flight at NYC's AcroFest, August 10-11

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Take your practice to new heights this weekend at NYC AcroFest happening at OM Factory on West 37th Street. If you're a seasoned flyer you will love AcroFest's creative and challenging workshops like "Pop It Like It's Hot", and if you're new to AcroYoga the fest is a wonderful opportunity to further immerse yourself in this style of yoga as workshops are being offered for all levels.

Don't miss the Recipe for Life Food and Yoga event

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Looking for the secret hot spot to practice this weekend? We found it! And it just so happens to be in the serenity of an Upper West Side backyard with the lovely Amanda Rose Walsh.

NYC: Backyard yoga and vegan cooking class workshop

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Check it out New York Yogis and Foodies.

Been considering going vegan, or testing the waters, or are vegan and looking for some new quick and easy summer recipes and tips, followed by an incredible yoga session in a beautiful, zen Upper West side backyard?

Awesome. We’ve got the perfect event for you then.

Street Yoga NYC teacher training

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You’ve seen some pretty powerful transformations happen because of yoga, now just imagine if the people who need it most—youth and families affected by homelessness, poverty, abuse and mental health issues—had access to the healing power of yoga. Epic, right? Register for the Street Yoga Teacher Training and spend the weekend learning how to make a positive impact in your community. 

Join Erica Mather for a yoga day escape up the Hudson River

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For years, we've been huge fans of Erica Mather. Recently, we had the opportunity to sit down with Erica's mentor Ana Forrest (video coming soon) and were blown away by the depth and logic of the Forrest teaching lineage. Erica embodies all of this; she is wise, funny and deeply knowledgeable. Forrest yoga has the power to transform and if you're in to that type of thing, Erica is offering us New Yorkers the perfect getaway: a day escape up the Hudson River for a mini-retreat. 

Get fearless at Abhaya Yoga in Brooklyn

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We hope you all had a great 4th and that the fireworks on the Hudson inspired you. If you're looking for a little inspiration to get back to your practice, read our interview with Tara Glazier, co-owner of Abhaya Yoga in Brooklyn. If the mood strikes, check out a "hatha-inspired, anusara and vinyasa-infused" class with Tara or any of the talented teachers at Abhaya. Be fearless and get on your mat.