Journeying to Yosemite

As we prepared for our trip to Yosemite high country this August, a big fire was burning that closed Yosemite Valley to visitors. While the fire caused us to consider the potential impact on our trip, we decided to make the annual pilgrimage anyway.

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Samira Shuruk
Kayaking - union with nature

The word yoga is translated as unionyoking or joining. While I have often experienced that harmony between breath and body in my yoga practice, and between mind and heart in my meditation practice, kayaking is where I feel my union with nature.

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Samira Shuruk
Have you heard about Retreat Center of Maryland?

Aware of all the talented yoga teachers and committed students in the Baltimore/Washington area, a group formed and began to meet monthly with a vision and mission to build Retreat Center of Maryland. We incorporated as a non-profit in 2016, and we received our IRS non-profit status in June 2017.

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Samira Shuruk