Sacred sound meets ancient Indian melody and mantra with Gabriel Braun and
Sheela Bringi integrating Qi Gong, breath,
mindfulness, sound healing and a 70-min-
ute sound bath.
9 May. 7-9pm. $30.
Yoga Desa,120 S Topanga Canyon Blvd,
DIVINE MOTHER LOVE FEAST
A pre-Shakti Fest event with vegetarian
food, kirtan, ecstatic dance, sound baths,
and a yoga rave. Enter the $5 raffle for a
free Shakti Fest ticket. Benefits for Share
Necessities, a nonprofit helping homeless
individuals and agencies.
10 May. 7pm-9pm. $20 love donation.
Naam Yoga, 1231 4th St., Santa Monica.
SOLACE: THE ART OF ASKING THE
Using the insights of poetry, David Whyte
explores the art of finding and asking the
beautiful question: the line of inquiry that
helps us reimagine ourselves, our world
and our part in it. Presented by UCSB Arts
14 May. 8pm. $20/$10 UCSB Students.
Campbell Hall, UCSB.
EMMA GOLDMAN: LOVE, ANARCHY,
AND OTHER AFFAIRS
McCready Baker stars in this show writ-
ten by Jessica Litwak and directed by Gina
Young. Goldman was a radical activist
ahead of her time who made monumental
efforts for human rights.
14-17 May. Civic Center Studios,
207 S. Broadway, Los Angeles
VENICE FAMILY CLINIC ART WALK
This fundraiser for Venice Family Clinic features a 350-piece art auction, live entertainment, and gourmet food trucks.
18 May. 12pm-6pm. Free.
340 Main Street, Venice.
NO KILL LA ADOPTION WEEKEND
Meet over 1,000 dogs, cats, puppies and
kittens for adoption from more than 50
Los Angeles rescues and shelters. This
family-friendly event includes L.A.'s hottest food trucks, exhibitors, and celebrity
3-4 May. 10am-5pm. Free.
La Brea Tar Pits,
5801 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles.
HEALTH AND WELLNESS
BEAUTIFY-LA POWERED BY KUYAM
For one week only, book your favorite
beauty or fitness appointments at participating salons and studios throughout the
Westside. Participating businesses will offer select services at a discounted price on
the specified dates.
3-10 May. Various locations.
THRIVE: AN EVENING WITH
Live Talks LA presents Arianna Huffington
speaking on her latest book, Thrive: The
Third Metric to Redefining Success and
Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and
7 May. 6:30pm. $20-95.
All Saints Church-Beverly Hills,
504 North Camden Drive, Beverly Hills.
HIDDEN ABILITIES IN
Connect to your true feminine nature and increase your feminine magnetism. Presented
by a master of different ancient wisdom traditions and cultures.
30 May – 1 June
Private residence in Malibu.
PREGNANCY TEACHER TRAINING
Davi Kaur, Anna Verwaal, and Akal Kaur
present Yogi Bhajan’s teachings about
pregnancy, motherhood and birth, along
with wisdom gained from the three educators and their 77 years of combined
experience with birth, midwifery, nursing,
pregnancy yoga, birth, and early childhood education.
23-26 May and 30 May- 1 June.
Yoga West,1535 S. Robertson,
> SHEELA BRINGI, SONIC SANCUARY, 9 MAY > NKLA, ADOPTION WEEKEND, 3-4 MAY > ARIANA BATES, 10 MAY