Tune in this June!

There’s a whole lot happening everywhere for all of us, and we’re all in need of clearing out the obstacles that have kept us stuck for too long now. This month, we’re working toward serious growth & expansion at the studio, and because we know everyone could use a little help from our friends, we’re […]

May Flowers

Nelumbo nucifera (also known as Indian lotus, sacred lotus, bean of India, Egyptian bean or simply the lotus) is one of two species of aquatic plants still in existence. The roots of lotus are planted in the soil of the pond or river bottom, while the leaves float on top of the water surface or […]

A Colorful Month Ahead

Holi is a Hindu spring festival (Celebrated most often in India and Nepal) that falls this year on March 13th. It’s known as the “festival of color” or the “festival of love.” The festival signifies the victory of good over evil, the arrival of Spring, and for many a festive day to meet others, play […]

Shakti: Awakening the Goddess Within (A workshop for everyone)

Join Niraj co-owners Melissa Landers and Kathleen Savoy for a weekend immersion in the divine feminine. This workshop will plunge headfirst into the aspects of the Maha (Great) Hindu goddesses. The weekend is designed to help you find the aspects of yourself that align with the goddesses, the characteristics of theirs you desire to embody, […]

Be the Love

February is widely known as a month that celebrates love. As we move forward in what feels like a new world, it is of utmost importance that we honor the sacred concepts of Ahimsa, more now than ever – whether on the mat or in the world. All month long, in a myriad of ways, […]

Devotion

Devotion I’ll be honest. Lately I’ve been really questioning the life I have chosen for myself. Most of the time I feel lucky that I found my way to this path of being a creative person: a musician and a yoga practitioner and teacher. Both endeavors, yoga and music, deeply satisfy my need to express […]

You are Unstoppable.

You are Unstoppable. The Hindu God Ganesh is traditionally worshipped at the start of new endeavors. Perhaps it’s because he’s known as the remover and placer of obstacles. Ganesh has the body of a human with all the compassion of the human heart, a big round belly, and the head of an elephant. In his large head […]

Niraj January news

And So It Goes…

That was it. Did you feel it? The end of a year, a completion of a circle and 9 year cycle of time. And it was gone in a flash. (Or so it might seem to some of us. It’s like what they say about parenting – “Longest Days, Shortest Years”.) Did you do anything […]