A day well spent in Celebrating Life and aligning the mind, body and soul with SoulKonnection’s Wellness Festival
It was a soulful Saturday as the Mumbaites experienced positive energy and joyful atmosphere at the wellness festival conducted by SoulKonnection in Andheri, Mumbai, in support of Muskan Foundation – Centre for Multiple Disability. A one of a kind, one day festival got a great response as participants of all ages in indulged in a day of soul searching, healing and therapy.
Teachers, trainers and coaches from a varied fields conducted workshops that helped attendees experience a complete mind body and soul experience.
The day started with a Yoga session by Mirabella Holistic Yoga founded by Paloma Gangopadhyay (Director – Bikram Hot yoga – India). This was followed by a Creative Movement Therapy Workshop by Kruti Wesley from Shiamak Davar’s Dance Academy who used the power of movement for people to express and heal themselves. Another interesting class with singing bowls meditation and Yoga by Jenil Dholakia had a calming effect on all.
The day ended with an inspiring talk on Time Management by the curator of the event and Founder of SoulKonnection, Transition Coach Capt. Amit Bhandari.
Held at Yoga 101 in Andheri, the flea market had a mix of organic spread of deserts and salads, health packaged snacks by Nanee’s Flavors and zero calorie sweeteners by Sviten. The ambience was under a magical spell with the exemplary mandolin music by Vareeja and had an magical serene effect on all
Ensuring SoulKonnection stays true to its ethos, also invited were the lesser privileged kids to engage in art therapy and table etiquette by Jaishri Kimmatkar and the outcome was phenomenal.
All the teachers had a fantastic time with a very positive feedback from the participants and an opportunity to give back to the community in their busy schedule. “This is a beginning to our mission of taking wellness across the country with such especially curated festivals. We were very happy with the response and participation. The objective to conduct these festivals is to introduce people to conscious living as a lifestyle and to change the mindset about “wellness” as being boring and old school. In a busy schedule that everyone leads, this was one day for them to take time out to Celebrate Life.” expressed Capt. Amit.
SoulKonnection’s next workshop in April is scheduled in Adelaide, Australia and will soon announce dates and City for its upcoming festival in India