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Join Deep Yoga and Climb in Joshua Tree, Friday evening, April 11 Sunday afternoon, April 13, 2008.San Diego CA, (March 18th, 2008)- Spring is here and it is time for rejuvenation! Join Bhava & Laura Plumb for a special retreat of yoga, rock climbing, hiking, nature, meditation and star-gazing in sacred Joshua Tree National Monument outside of Palm Springs. Meet two world-class editorial journalist turned Yoga and Aruvedic practitioners for an unforgettable weekend in Joshua Tree. A portion of proceeds will go to support Outdoor Outreach organization in San Diego.Bhava and Laura conduct retreats, trainings and workshops in Yoga and Ayurveda. They have teamed with master rock climber Chris Rutgers of Outdoor Outreach* for this remarkable event. The balance, strength, flexibility and focus essential for rock climbing are key components of the practice of Yoga. There is a natural synergy between the two, being fused together at a unique retreat celebration called Yoga Rocks! This Retreat will also include contemplation, meditation and time for silent communion with nature. You will stay in a 400-acre desert retreat center designed by the son of Frank Lloyd Wright, and enjoy delicious vegetarian meals.Cost includes all meals, shared occupancy lodging and climbing:$475, after February 15, 2008Please call us now and reserve your space early for this special event. No rock climbing experience necessary! The retreat is designed for newcomers and advanced practitioners of Yoga and rock-climbing alike. firstname.lastname@example.org; 619.338.YOGABhava & Laura are co-founders of Deep Yoga in Southern California. Deep Yoga is a practice that integrates the more powerful practices of Yoga into a synergistic system for stress reduction, self-healing and inner awareness. Both Bhava and Laura come from global backgrounds, practice Ayurveda, as well as Yoga, and conduct retreats and trainings. This is an opportunity to experience the very essence of Yoga while celebrating life and having a blast on the rocks. Bhava is author of Deep Yoga: Ancient Wisdom for Modern Times and Laura has recently released “Sophia Yoga”, a DVD with morning, evening and restorative Yoga practices. What is Deep Yoga?Ancient Wisdom for Modern TimesWe all possess a miraculous inner power to heal ourselves, experience who we truly are, manifest our greatest aspirations, and live as liberated beings in peace and harmony with the Divine. This is the essence of Deep Yoga.Deep Yoga is devoted to holding true to the ancient texts of Vedic wisdom and, through the sacred “sister sciences” of Yoga and Ayurveda, unfolding its profound relevance for our modern lives.Deep Yoga, a registered teaching school with the Yoga Alliance, is home-based at Ginseng Yoga Studio of San Diego (see Deep yoga/Ginseng link). We guide clients, students and teachers in private therapy sessions, classes, workshops, seminars and retreats designed to take the essence of Yoga “off our mats” and fully into our lives. Dedicated to empowering poor and at-risk kids, a portion of all proceeds from this retreat will go to support Chris’ exceptional charity.Outdoor Outreach links youth in major “at risk environments” and introduces them to enriching outdoor experiences. The program is long term to allow the youth to build their own sense of self-esteem and success, ensuring true growth and lifestyle opportunities. www.outdooroutreach.org; email@example.com; 619.338.YOGA