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Winter Solstice Scent & Sound Bath w/ Tara Atwood

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This event will take place during the Winter Solstice, a time to reflect on setting new intentions for the New Year and releasing what no longer serves you.  A powerful combination of aromatherapeutic oils from Amber Blue’s Syn·er·gy No. 7 Chakra Essence line, will be diffused throughout the room to move and balance qi “energy flow” throughout the body.  The therapeutic essential oils enhance the body’s innate healing capabilities and increases overall wellbeing. Using healing vibrations from instruments including tibetan sound bowls and crystal alchemy singing bowls to reset our body's vibration from stress, disharmony and dis-ease to clarity, focus, a deep sense of nourishment, and healing. It relaxes the mind, body and spirit.

Attendees can purchase Amber Blue’s Syn·er·gy No. 7 Chakra Essence at the end of the meditation for at home use and to enhance their meditation and yoga practices.  

Cost: $35
Members save 10%

Meet Tara

Tara Atwood is a traveling Wellness Entrepreneur, from New York City, with a focus in Yoga, Meditation + Sound Therapy.  After being diagnosed with a brain tumor in 2014, she took stock of her life and decided it was vital to live with passion + purpose.  Soon after, Tara packed up her suitcase and kitty Franklin, moved out of her Manhattan apartment, ended a long-term relationship, left Corporate America, hopped on a ferry from midtown and planted her feet in good ‘ole Williamsburg, Brooklyn.  

The rest is history. She graduated business school with her MBA, co-founded Amber Blue with her mum, backpacked 25 countries and sailed 10 countries solo and moved to India to deepen her spirituality and gain certifications in Yoga, Meditation, Sound Bowl Therapy from Indian guru's.  After her stint in India, she worked at Mandali Retreat Center in Italy, a transformational center that offers yoga, meditation and events on wellness.

Now a traveling Wellness Entrepreneur, Tara has conducted classes, private sessions, workshops and retreats in America and countries throughout Asia and Europe.  She is the proud co-founder of Amber Blue (a plant-based skincare & aromatherapy company), Certified Yoga Teacher (RYT 200 HR Ashtanga & Vinyasa; Yoga Alliance), Meditation Master Teacher, Advanced Sound Bowl Therapist, Balinese Massage Therapist and EFT Practitioner.  She is passionate about helping people find their zen.  

Tara obtained her 200 HR Yoga Certification under the direction of Rishi Sudhir at Sampoorna Yoga School in Goa, India and obtained certifications as a Meditation Master Teacher, Advanced Sound Bowl Therapist and EFT Practitioner under the guidance of Shiva Girish at Satyam Shivam Sundaram Meditation School in Goa, India.  She obtained her Balinese Massage Training at Alma Matters in Milan, Italy.    

She has an M.B.A. from Baruch College Zicklin School of Business in Management, Entrepreneurship and Sustainability and a B.A. from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in English and Philosophy.  

In addition, she has over a decade of experience working with the C-Suite in Communications, Investor Relations, Marketing and Entrepreneurship with startups to Fortune 500 companies. She spent 8 years with Time Warner Cable on their Investor Relations team overseeing a $67-billion company merger; one of the largest media mergers in U.S. history.  She is passionate about corporate wellness programs that integrate yoga, meditation + sound therapy into the corporate culture.  

In her spare time, Tara enjoys volunteering, writing, traveling, sailing, yoga, meditation, biking, skiing, kayaking, hiking and scuba diving.

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