Category Archives: General

Who is Laine Hoogstraten?

I suppose this doesn’t really address the question, but I thought I’d post up a bio I wrote for the International Day of Yoga. It didn’t get used, but maybe that’s a good thing. ONG NAMO GURU DEV NAMO “Each … Continue reading

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Let It Go

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yoga we tweet

consciousness expands through the glands, god in the body. #KUNDALINI — chaya garden ashram (@IndieAshram) September 16, 2014 follow along on twitter!

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Yoga blog 8/20/2013

Yoga blog 8/20/2013 Okay, just laughed our asses off watching the worlds weirdest movie, Dinner for Schmuks. With all that hilarity pulsing through us, we did a Yogi Bajan meditation for prosperity and abundance, very simple, striking first the inside … Continue reading

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Jungle Medicine: In Pursuit of the Wild Yam

The first time I encountered Wild Yam was in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, receiving it through an order I placed with my “friends and neighbors organic food co-op”, an informal group of midwives and other turned-on ladies who initiated me into … Continue reading

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Cayo Outreach Yoga Program!

Chaya Garden Ashram is happy to be offer an outreach initiative, Yoga in San Ignacio on Mondays at 2pm. This is a “pay what you can” by donation class, between one and two hours in length. Two dollars a head … Continue reading

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The Bush Dog of Belize, Spotted at Chaya Garden Ashram

Katie Stevens’ book, “Jungle Walk”, gives some information on this wild animal unique to Mexico and Central America, called Bushdog in Belize. Here are some facts about the elusive Tayra, (Eire barbara), from Katie’s sweetly illustrated book about Belize wildlife. … Continue reading

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Bee Here Now

The latest buzz from The Chaya Garden Ashram is all about the bugs.   Rainy season, dry season, cold fronts, hurricanes, it’s still pretty new to us after three years in Belize.  Actually, the weather in Belize has been acting pretty … Continue reading

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Hi Tech

Wasup ya’ll! Chaya Garden Ashram is now receiving a digital signal so we’re online, able to get to your emails quickly. It’s amazing to be in Belize, chillin’ in the jungle, and on the internet!  It’s been a long … Continue reading

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