Understanding the April Eclipses

Rebecca Gordon

Are you feeling the eclipses? The cardinal cross? Or rather, what is everyone talking about these days? I will try to keep it simple here. Occasionally, the great mother makes some corrections. The corrections may not always land well for us because – well, we have our own agenda’s here in our minds of what we think should happen. And the universe has it’s agenda.

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Astrological Forecast: Welcome the Mighty Sun

Lalitha Devi

If you have been waiting for an energetic feeling and a power boost, you are in luck. The Sun enters Aries in the early morning of April 14 which is great news for all, and it’s the new Vedic year.

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A Beginngers Guide to Meditation

Courtney Somer

I understand if you live a fast paced life, it can be a daunting task to consider sitting with yourself or even being still for a few minutes a day. However, the benefits of meditation are enormous and not just those that the health experts talk about (reduced stress, anxiety, depression, lower blood pressure and improved brain function). What meditation does for the mind is what going to the gym does for your body. It is one of the easiest habits to incorporate into your daily routine and can have life-altering results.

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Astrological Forecast: Back and Forth Planets in March

Lalitha Devi

During the brighter phase of the Moon, we start anew, and to introduce change we must first release something that we have outgrown.

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The Opportunity in Mercury Retrograde

Courtney Somer

Mercury is about to go retrograde from February 6th to the 28th. Reading up on my monthly horoscope, I noted the usual warnings that come with this time period including communication breakdowns, delays and frustrations. But instead of thinking of it as burdens and mishaps, I suggest looking at it as an opportunity, because really that is what Mercury is offering you.

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What to Expect in The Year of the Wood Horse 2014

Alessandra Bogner

Life Will Change Without Our Permission. It’s Our Attitude that Will Determine the Ride

On January 31, 2014 the Year of the Horse will arrive. Full speed. Please. Pay attention. The Chinese consider the year of the Horse to be very auspicious.

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Astrological Forecast: February’s Blessings or Barriers?

Lalitha Devi

In Jyotish (or Vedic astrology), the proverbial ‘Knowledge is power’ will come in handy this month when the planets become a mixed bag of easy and not-so-easy influences.

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Healthy Habits with Norma Kamali

Courtney Somer

The legendary Norma Kamali is not only an inspiration for years of influential and cutting edge designs, but also for her devotion to health and well-being. For one, she looks amazing and is in better shape then women half her age. She also created The Wellness Cafe consisting of favorite products to promote fitness, health and beauty and where she hosts inspirational events (that feature other Eyla contributors). We spoke to Norma about her personal routine to find out how she maintains calm and focus and how we can age as gracefully as she.

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A Double New Beginning for 2014

Lalitha Devi

The New Year started with a bang as it coincided with a new Moon in Sagittarius. It’s a fresh start within a new start. We throw away the old year and all that we don’t want anymore. In the upcoming months, we will give up old ideas that don’t suit us anymore. And this is a liberation of sorts. The last time the New Year’s Day started on a New Moon was 19 years ago.

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Astrological Forecast: The Starry Holiday Season

Lalitha Devi

 As we celebrate or prepare ourselves for the holidays and the wonderful days ahead with our families and friends, let’s  take a look at this Vedic December sky.

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Numerology: How To Do It & What Your Numbers Mean

Courtney Somer

Numerology, like Astrology, can be somewhat addictive. I had always been interested in my ‘numbers’ but never truly understood their meaning. During my yoga training, we were taught how to really do numerology, little did I know I had been doing it wrong for years, and how in depth the information can get – down to your karma, what drives your personality and what colors are better for you to wear! Here’s a guide on how to do them, the Yogic way, and what they mean.

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