Religion

Healing with Mama Medicine

Seeress and healer, Deborah Hanekamp – aka Mama Medicine – shares with us her healing journey, how she is still finding the balance of business and spirituality, her favorite ritual baths, and how she sees energy through aura colors – we even talk about what can affect your aura like sleeping with multiple partners or addiction. Trust us, this is not your average aura talk!

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We’re All Trying To Figure It Out

Mystical human and founder of The Moon Deck, Aarona Lea, grew up as a sensitive child fascinated by religion, God, and spirituality. We discuss the ways in which she relates to religion now and the power that prayer, ritual, and intention holds in her life today. She really opens up about her 10 year struggle with bulimia and how her saving grace was 12 step, yoga, and deep prayer – she even walks us through her daily prayer and gives tips about where to begin.

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You Can Heal Yourself

We gathered a very special group of healers; Kelsey Patel – Reiki Master, Colleen McCann – Shaman, Crystal Reader, Katie Kyleen Sabbaghian – Founder of Gateway Healing (she cured herself of an incurable cancer virus), and Dr. Tim Baretto – DC, Energy Healer, to discuss how YOU CAN HEAL YOURSELF! Not only did each of these healers bring a very unique perspective on energy healing, but they each shared many incredible stories where they have witnessed tremendous healing for both themselves and others.

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Finding Hope in Dark Times

We are delighted to have Editor in Chief of La Yoga and Yoga Glow teacher, Felicia Tomasko, on DENtalks Podcast! If you’re struggling to integrate your practice with your everyday life – this episode is for you! Felicia is so honest about her own personal struggles throughout the years from growing up in a religious family, finding yoga and meditation as a young girl, becoming a nurse and then finally moving to Los Angeles where she ended up as Editor in Chief of LA Yoga.

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Who Would You Be if You Were Powerful?

This week, we welcome the ever-radiant yoga and meditation teacher Tracee Stanley to sit down with Tal for an empowering conversation on finding your voice, creating your resolve, and following your dharma. Now a teacher for over 17 years, Tracee left her career as a successful Hollywood producer in order to take more responsibility for what she was putting out into the world. She shares the deep practices of yoga nidra—what she calls going to sleep in order to wake up —and using the yogic intention of sankalpa to change your thoughts, your habits, and ultimately, your life.

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DENtalks Live: Nick Viall

We got up close and personal with Nick about his struggles with anxiety, ego, relationships, his childhood, essential oils and so much more. If you think you know Nick, think again – this episode sheds light on a side of Nick not often seen by #BachelorNation. He shares his secrets to finding pause through use of essential oils and that the things he likes most about himself have come through failures. He’s raw, honest, and we had SO much fun at this live event with him! Nick even shares with us a quote he lives by at the end of the episode for his personal practice.

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Dreams Decoded

After a mysterious illness left her bedridden for over 18 months, Connie Kaplan started to notice patterns within her dreams, and has since integrated her personal experiences with her backgrounds in both psychology and ministry to write multiple books and lead dream circles relating to the powerful ways in which our dreams connect us to greater consciousness, the source, and soul. We have no doubt the connections Connie has found between her dreams, the lunar cycle, and even her own feminine cycle just might inspire you to start tracking your own.

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Meeting Pain with Love

We are incredibly honored to welcome the widely-adored Sharon Salzberg to DENtalks! Sharon is a world-renowned Buddhist meditation teacher, New York Times bestselling author, and one of the key influential people credited with bringing meditation to the West. We talk about what it means to accept change, compassionately making space for pain, developing self-respect, and later break down the various approaches to ultimately achieving our goals.

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A Sit with the Urban Monk

A Taoist monk, Dr. Pedram Shojai was faced with the decision between a life of isolation and meditation in the mountains, and one in which he was able to bring his practice back into the plight of modern society. We discuss the challenges of living in such a fast-paced Westernized culture, how to listen when life tells us to pull over before things escalate beyond repair, and how to truly bring your practice into everything from parenting to work to just being stuck in traffic.

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Getting Crystal Clear in Business

Long-time best friends and the founders of conscious lifestyle and crystal brand Energy Muse, Heather Askinosie and Timmi Jandro, join Tal for a lighthearted conversation about life, love, mysticism, and more. Growing up in Manhattan Beach in the 60’s and 70’s, Heather and Timmi were regularly read their tea leaves and talked to about reincarnation. But it wasn’t until they would accidentally stumble into the world of energy through feng shui and relationship issues that they gravitated to the business of it all.

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