The cowspiracy & a simple recipe for joy


The new documentary film Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret calmly and persuasively exposes that animal agriculture is the leading cause of global warming, deforestation, species extinction, Amazon depletion and water pollution; and that environmental organizations such as Greenpeace, Sierra Club and are purposely ignoring this information. Contrary to what’s stated in the film, Sierra Club … Continue reading

Join the largest Climate March ever, Sunday Sept 21 in NYC

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Climate change awareness and good design! Soon you’ll see these posters all around you on New York subways. Learn more about the designs and why it’s important to join the People’s Climate March this September. Join Jivamukti Yoga School NYC & Jivamukti Yoga Center Jersey City yoga teachers Ximena Milagros Savitch, Lauren Krauze, Meg McNeal & me … Continue reading



It’s always an honor to be sleuthed by YogaCity NYC! One of the dedicated Yoga Sleuths took class at Jivamukti on July 4 and wrote a review: Independence Day with Tamar Samir Jivamukti Yoga School 841 Broadway, 2nd Floor New York, NY 10003 212-353-0214 Wed, 10:00 AM To 11:30 AM/ Open/ Jivamukti means free … Continue reading



“A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.” — Thomas Carlyle

A talk with Colin Beavan, July 14, 8pm at Jivamukti Yoga School


This event will be inspiring! Colin is a unique speaker, who connects activism with spirituality, and explains how they co-exist and support each other. Come and join us on Monday, July 14 at 8pm at Jivamukti Yoga School. Free and open to all.

Post Chakra Tuning Bliss at Pure Yoga


Jivamukti teachers Lauren, Jasmin from Munich, avid yogi Arthur, and me & Monja at Pure Yoga West, after our workshop this past Sunday. The workshop was accompanied by Kirsten McCord on cello. Stay tuned for our next collaboration!

5 spots remaining in this July retreat with Nora


Tadasana & Sirsasana

Tadasana & Sirsasana

It was a nice surprise to return to NYC after a month in Berlin, and find that Nora and I are featured in an exhibit of Derek Goodwin‘s photography at the Jivamuktea cafe. We shot this last spring on our rooftop in Brooklyn. The idea for this photograph was inspired by a workshop in which … Continue reading

This January….come to One Yoga Basel


hello december.


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