Let me Introduce Myself

Let me Introduce Myself

As a leader at so many healing events at The Collective, I want to take a moment and introduce myself. My name is Aiyana and I am a licensed massage therapist 24 years now and a Reiki Master – and I love what I do. My practice has changed throughout the years...
Isn’t she over this Already?

Isn’t she over this Already?

“I try not to talk too much about my story battling cancer (during COVID) because sometimes I feel like people think that was a long time ago. Isn’t she over this already? And the truth is, I’m not. I will never be. I know that’s not what people think, but...
Reggae’s Links to Yoga

Reggae’s Links to Yoga

By Maharri Lodge, founder of Wellness Rebirth Retreats and yoga instructor at the Bella Prāṇa Collective in Tampa, Florida Reggae music, with its rich history and cultural roots, has long been intertwined with the principles of the Yamas, the ethical guidelines in...
Aging, Experience, and Maturity

Aging, Experience, and Maturity

Written by Teri Martin, yoga instructor at Bella Prāṇa Collective in Tampa, Florida Yoga Instructor Teri Martin shares about Aging in Yoga – follow her at @sassyatseventy or @terigrangermartin! When I was first approached to write an open letter addressing Aging...
A Unique Approach to Wellness

A Unique Approach to Wellness

By Maharri Lodge, Founder for Wellness Rebirth Retreats The Intersection of Vedic Wisdom and Rastafari: A Unique Approach to Wellness Greetings, I’m Maharri, and I’m excited to share with you two deeply influential lifestyle philosophies that shape who I...
Yoga Nidra or Seated Meditation?

Yoga Nidra or Seated Meditation?

How does Yoga Nidra differ from seated meditation? There are 3 Key points. Yoga Nidra translates to awakened sleep and is a form of guided meditation. There are many definitions of meditation, but one that resonates with me is “prolonged single pointed awareness...