Cyndi Lee

 Cyndi Lee

Cyndi Lee is the founder of the OM Yoga Center, with branches in New York City and East Hampton, New York. Cyndi teaches classes, teacher training, and special workshops at both OM studios as well as leading retreats worldwide—everywhere from Moscow to Memphis, Costa Rica to Cleveland, London to Las Vegas.

Cyndi's first yoga class was in college in 1972. After completing her graduate thesis, "Women, Spirituality, and Indian Dance," at UC Irvine, Cyndi arrived in New York as a recipient of an Art History Fellowship to the Whitney Museum of American Art. Once in New York, Cyndi began teaching yoga in Greenwich Village. Soon she became a fixture in NYC’s downtown modern dance scene, choreographing and performing primarily in XXY Dance/Music and Cyndi Lee Dance Company/Big Moves.

Cyndi choreographed over 20 music videos for Rick James, Simple Minds, Appolonia, and the Dirty Dancing soundtrack. She also did the choreography for Cyndi Lauper’s “Girls Just Want to Have Fun," which won the 1983 MTV Best Female Video of the Year award. After meeting her root guru, Gelek Rinpoche, in the late 1980s, Cyndi’s choreography merged with the practice of yoga and Buddhism. In 1994, Cyndi's last concert was "Dharma Dances", a performance that featured Allen Ginsberg singing his own songs and accompanying himself on harmonium.

Cyndi is the author and artist of Yoga Body, Buddha Mind; OM Yoga Today; OM Yoga: A Guide to Daily Practice; OM at Home, A Yoga Journal; and the OM Yoga in a Box series. Cyndi has been a contributing author to Will Meditation and Yoga Change My Life?; Joyful Mind; Joyful Wedding; and The Idiot’s Guide to Fitness. She has written for Tricycle, Dance Magazine, Ballet Tanz, Cooking Light, Spa Finder, Natural Health, and Breathe. She wrote the yoga column in the Shambhala Sun magazine from 2000–2003, and originated Yoga Journal’s "Vinyasa/Home Practice" column from 2004–2005.

Cyndi has been featured on CBS’ The Early Show, Live with Regis and Kathie Lee, and ABC’s Evening News. She has also been featured in national publications including Vogue, the Wall Street Journal, and Newsweek.

Cyndi lives in New York City with her husband, David Nichtern, and puppy, Leroy Brown.

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Wake Up Festival 2014

August 20-24, 2014

Various Presenters

5 Days of Transformation
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A Day with David Whyte

A Robust Vulnerability: The essence of what we are as the foundation of what we can become

David Whyte

David Whyte on the courage to bridge our inner and outer worlds.
Live In-Person Event: US $125.00

Cello and Piano Meditations

Music for Relaxation and Healing

David Darling

Jacqueline Tschabold Bhuyan

Soothing duets create a tranquil atmosphere for meditation, reflection, and relaxation.
CD: US $12.74
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The Meditation Music of Peter Kater

Peter Kater

Evocative, expressive instrumental music hand-selected and sequenced by Peter Kater.
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The Honeymoon Effect

The Science of Creating Heaven on Earth

Bruce H. Lipton

An unabridged reading of the bestselling book on the secrets of blissful living.
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Meister Eckhart's Living Wisdom

Indestructible Joy and the Path of Letting Go

James Finley

An immersion into the revelations of the Christian mystic Meister Eckhart.
CD: US $52.46
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The Power Path Training

Living the Secrets of the Inner Shaman

José Luis Stevens

Lena Stevens

Six sessions of audio training in shamanic practices for self-inquiry and empowerment.
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The Shaman Within

A Physicist’s Guide to the Deeper Dimensions of Your Life, the Universe, and Everything

Claude Poncelet

A unique and practical guidebook from a scientific advocate for modern shamanism.
Softcover Book: US $13.46
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The Tao of Intimacy and Ecstasy

Realizing the Promise of Spiritual Union

Solala Towler

A practical guide for finding the natural flow of love and energy in your relationship.
Softcover Book: US $12.71
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Through a Dog's Ear

Music to Calm Your Puppy, Volume 2

Lisa Spector

Joshua Leeds

Volume two of Leeds and Spector’s bioacoustically arranged classical music for young canine relaxation.
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