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Articles by Johanna Maheshvari Mosca

Sedona Spirit Yoga Blog 2017-04-12T18:33:05+00:00

Ganesha, the Elephant God

“Ganesha is the Ever-Blissful, elephant-headed deva (god) who is lovingly worshipped and revered by millions of people worldwide. Although Ganesha is known through the Hindu religion, Shri Ganesha transcends religion and is loved by many [...]

Garuda, Eagle God of Strength and Service

Lord Garuda, the Embodiment of Strength and Service As described on sanatansociety.org-- "Garuda is the king of the birds and often acts as a messenger between the gods and men and women. Garuda has the [...]

Hanuman, Monkey God of Devotion and Service

Hanuman, the Hindu Monkey God, is the epitome of devotion and is regarded as an incarnation of Shiva. He has the form of a monkey, and the lightness and speed of the wind, being the [...]

What is a Vortex?

The Sedona Vortex Experience Legend says that Sedona is one of the “power spots” of the world, and that its red rock country is a vortex of energy. Indians tell us “the towering crimson peaks [...]

Increase Your Success

 Yoga's Ten Essential Success Principles I believe that we are all attending Earth School to learn lessons. Like it or not, we are bombarded with countless trials. Some lessons we never learn and others we [...]

Vortex Article in Key Magazine

Your Sedona Vortex: A Circle of Energy (Article written by Johanna Maheshvari Mosca, published in Sedona's Key Magazine) What is a vortex and how do you experience it? After leading vortex tours for many years, [...]

Johanna’s Soap Opera

"As I Live and Learn" Johanna jokes that she is starring in her own soap opera called “As I Live and Learn.” She is a life-long learner and longtime teacher, whose own spiritual journey to [...]

Go West, Middle-Aged Woman, Go West!

There I was on May 26, 1992, sitting in my over-stuffed Toyota, tears streaming down my face as I left for my four-day drive from New York to Arizona. I had taken a leave of [...]

More than Just Asanas

People are being drawn to Yoga like angels to the light. We are attracted to Yoga because we know it is good for us and can help us free up our bodies and become more [...]


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