Esalen Live!

Esalen Live! is a series of socially conscious and interactive interviews hosted by Esalen faculty member Christine Chen, an award-winning journalist, best-selling yoga book author, and master yoga teacher and trainer. The show features immersive talks and experiences with our dynamic faculty and expertise from special guests passionate about exploring human potential. Anyone can join the conversation online, ask questions during the live interview, and connect with others in the community. You can find all shows posted on Facebook or YouTube at @esaleninstitute.

Christine also hosts Esalen Presents, a special showcase on Instagram for our teachers and artists-in-residence, plus humans who light up the world. They share their knowledge and artistry on @esalen IGTV.

The Moonlit Path to Healing & Recovery

May 25, 2021
Esalen Live!

You don't have to hold difficult things inside — or face them alone. Storytelling, sharing, and releasing are key to healing and self-nourishment. Lucia Horan, Master Teacher of Buddhist Dharma, joins Christine Chen on Esalen Live! to share more and suggest three daily practices at home.

Join Lucia for her workshop with Dr. Julie Von, June 18-20 at Esalen: Moon Lodge Honoring the Sacred Feminine Sisterhood.

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How to Be Radically Alive in COVID Times

May 20, 2021
Esalen Live!

Esalen Live! host Christine Chen talks with Ann Bradney, founder of the Radical Aliveness Institute, about tapping into the full potential of your unique energy, wisdom, and power to be radically alive, even in the midst of COVID times. Apply this state of being to your life - from relationships to work and trauma recovery.

Join us at Esalen for Ann's workshop, Radical Aliveness in COVID Times, June 7-11.

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Tackle Your Midlife Transition (Not Crisis)

April 29, 2021
Esalen Live!

Whether you're 35 or 75, join Christine Chen on Esalen Live! with guest Chip Conley, founder of the Modern Elder Academy. Conley's approach to navigating the stages in our lives with wisdom, clarity, and joy.

You can also sign up for Chip's full course through Modern Elder Academy, which starts in June 5, 2021. Use the code: ESALEN for $75 off your registration.

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Cosmic Nidra for Life's Challenges and Transitions

April 27, 2021
Esalen Live!

If you're searching for divine inspiration and a way to navigate the now, Esalen Faculty and Cosmic Nidra Teacher Caley Alyssa has some insight on how to re-pattern your brain. She joins Christine Chen on Esalen Live! with guidance for all, and especially mothers, mothers-to-be, and mother-figures.

Join Caley for a workshop at Esalen May 7-9, 2021.

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