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108 for Peace: Project Surya Fundraiser for STEPS to End Family Violence

Press Release Yoga Gathering and Fundraiser to End Family Violence On Saturday, June 1st, yoga practitioners and do-gooders across New York City will gather at the 15th Street entrance to Prospect Park for 108 for Peace, an event to raise... Continue Reading →

Jo has been blessed to teach yoga, mindfulness, and meditation with practitioners in Arizona, California, Thailand, the UAE, Hawai`i, India, and Dublin since 2007. Her honored teachers include Prahlad (Sivananda), S.N. Goenka, Priscilla Potter, Lisa Schrempp, Shiva Rea, Dharma Mittra, Aadil... Continue Reading →

Project Surya Founder Receives Scholarship and Award from Yoga Journal!

For her efforts to provide free yoga for under-served communities, Joanne Qina`au, founder of Project Surya, recently received a scholarship and award from the popular magazine, Yoga Journal.  Joanne will join other recipients in New York City on April 14-15... Continue Reading →

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Global Yoga Mahele

As an offering to the international community, Project Surya continues to offer yoga classes to organizations and communities in need. Yoga for Troubled Youth Working with TMM Family Services in Tucson, Arizona, Project Surya provided two classes of yoga per... Continue Reading →

Kashi Ganga Cleanup Newspaper Coverage

Citizens were enthusiastic and open minded, and on November 20th, the foreign contingency, led by Father Francis of Holland, got their hands dirty down in the muck. Mountains of gratitude to the following foreigners who showed up and stuck out... Continue Reading →

Kashi Ganga Cleanup Photos!

November 20th, 2011 . . . over 150 people gathered to raise awareness about keeping the Ganges clean and working toward making Kashi a World Heritage City.  Project Surya drafted a "Declaration of Commitment" signed by several Varanasi organizations stating... Continue Reading →

Kashi Ganga Cleanup Press Coverage

It's all the buzz in Varanasi: Ganga Maki Safai, November 20th!  Not only that, but we've had national press coverage on page 3 of the Hindustan Times, delivering the news in English to a readership of over 3.3 million. Photo... Continue Reading →

Kashi Ganga Cleanup: November 20th, 2011

Kashi, Varanasi, The City of Lights and Learning.  It's the oldest lived-in city in India, one of the most important stops on both the Hindu and tourist pilgrimage maps.  Poets have found their muse in these alleys, and yogis meet... Continue Reading →

Seva for the Underserved

  For 12 months, Project Surya, in collaboration with Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest, provided chair yoga classes for residents of Tucson public housing communities. The superstars pictured above attended classes on a regular basis, often three times per... Continue Reading →

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