Tennessee Holistic Wellness, Inc
7070 LaChrista Way
Knoxville, TN 37921
August 14, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
A local group is organizing Fountain City Yoga Day in Fountain City Park on Saturday September 8th from 9am to 6pm to connect and build Knoxville’s yoga and spiritual community. The group, Tennessee Holistic Wellness, Inc, is hosting the event to raise money to feed and clothe Knoxville’s homeless population. This charitable event will feature local yoga and pilates teachers offering classes in the park, as well as workshops on mindfulness, meditation, and economic democracy.
Some of the local yoga studios who are sponsoring the event include Renegade Yoga, Breezeway Yoga, and Acro Yoga Knox. Sponsoring organizations include Fountains of Love Meditation Center, GetMorePC, Agilibility, Falling in Happy, Possibilities Exist, Tennessee Holistic Wellness, INC. There will be live acoustic music by local musician Daniel Buchanan, playing kiirtan at noon–meditative group chanting to music and drums.
Our featured guest will be Dada Maheshvarananda, an activist, authors and yogic monk out of Marshall, NC who has dedicated his life to spreading the message of peace and love to the world. An activist, Dada Maheshvarananda has been involved in numerous humanitarian efforts around the world. He will lead a workshop on economic democracy, as well as host a variety of cooperative games from his book, “Cooperative Games for a Cooperative World.”
The doors will open for the event at 8:15 with an 8:45 opening ceremony and invocation to get the event started. Older children and teenagers welcome, but no childcare will be provided. This rain-or-shine event will last all day at Fountain City park, occupying the Fountain City Lions club building as well as the shelter behind that building. Tickets are $5 until 8/21, then $10 and $10 at the door. They can be purchased from http://is.gd/fcyoga or at the event.
Cyndi Buchanan 865-742-4076
Dr. Robert Eklund 865-776-3822