Ganesh

Ganesh Mudra in Madison

April 15, 2014 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Ganesha Mudra Today we are in one of my favourite places, Madison Wisconsin. Ever since I woke up this morning, one of my favourite Hindu Gods, Ganesh has wanted to be with me. When I chose my clothes this morning I chose my Ganesh Squeezed Bamboo top, my Ganesh Squeezed scarf, and a Ganesh bracelet […]

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Happy Birthday Ganesh

September 19, 2012 Melissa's Blog Posts

September 19, 2012 Today is Ganesh Chaturthi, the Hindu Festival to Celebrate Ganesh’s Birthday! Ganesh is the god of wisdom, prosperity, remover of obstacles  and good fortune and traditionally invoked at the beginning of any new venture or at the start of travel. The Festival lasts for 10 Days. om gam ganapataye namaha Today may […]

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Yoga with Melissa 123 Ganesh Series: Ganesh’s Cat and the Teachings of Interconnection

April 12, 2012 Intermediate Yoga Class
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One day, as a child, Ganesh amused himself by tormenting his pet cat, pulling on her tail, rolling her up and down. After a few minutes of amusing himself, he left the cat and went away. He didn’t give too much thought to what he had done to the cat and went to meet his […]

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Yoga with Melissa 25: Special Series on Hindu Deities Shiva The God of Destruction with Dr. Melissa West

March 15, 2010 Earlier Yoga Episodes
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Yoga with Melissa 25 is a yoga class on Shiva, the God of Destruction. This is the second class in the first series of Yoga with Melissa classes on hindu mythology. During this class we will reflect on what is no longer serving us and release it to allow the creative energy of Shiva Nataraj, […]

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Yoga with Melissa 24: Special Series on Hindu Deities Ganesh Remover of Obstacles with Dr. Melissa West

March 8, 2010 Earlier Yoga Episodes
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Yoga with Melissa 24 is a yoga class on Ganesh the remover of obstacles 🙂 This is the first in a series of classes on Hindu Deities. Let’s dive into the world of Hindu mythology. When practice yoga with and listen to stories of the gods and goddesses we can view them as symbolic representations […]

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