Nature. Beauty. Gratitude.

Via Tanya Lee Markul
on Dec 2, 2011
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Nature’s beauty can be easily missed — but not through Louie Schwartzberg’s lens. His stunning time-lapse photography, accompanied by powerful words from Benedictine monk David Steindl-Rast, serves as a meditation on being grateful for every day.

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About Tanya Lee Markul

Luring the magic of what is natural back into our daily lives, Tanya Markul is a freer of creativity, of inner beauty + power, and an enthusiastic igniter of the wild spirit! She re-writing the wild flower sutras, and offers a refreshing & badass view on spirituality, wellness & authentic living. Sensitivity is her tree trunk, flower stem, and nucleus. It is her belly, and her heart. Tanya is an artist of life, a faery of trees, a wanderer of the dark, a writer of heart, a misfit yogini, and an Urban Priestess apprentice. She believes in the power of your personal weird, quirky, magic, and that only path toward inner freedom & light, is through the dark — eyes closed, heart open. Tanya is the creator of The Urban Howl, Yoga Write Now & Waking Wild. Join her free forum for monthly yoga & writing practices here. Join her free forum for 30 days of exercise for 30 days here. Join her on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter & get her free weekly & quirky newsletter here.


17 Responses to “Nature. Beauty. Gratitude.”

  1. Jill Barth says:

    Thanks Tanya — Lovely. I've posted to elephant green Facebook Page.

  2. heather says:

    that was incredible!

  3. Lynn W. says:

    So moving. I love this! I will watch it often as a reminder of all of the blessings I have to be grateful.

  4. This video needs to go viral. (It's the philosophy of the Bhagavad Gita put to film.)

    Spread the word.

    Posted to my Facebook page, Twitter, StumbleUpon, StumbleUpon.

    Bob W. Editor, Elephant Journal
    Yoga Demystified
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  5. SO BEAUTIFUL and touching! What a great find Tanya! Thank you. xoxoxo

  6. […] up with a good book and going to the movies and swimming in the ocean and looking at the mountains and dancing & giggling with my daughter Olivia and practicing and teaching yoga and on and on and on, that I get to live. I get to come back to this place that holds all of the sensory pleasures that I so crave. So, where does that leave me? Well, I guess that leaves me having a darn good time continuously manifesting in nature. […]

  7. […] is challenging and it keeps you real—and it takes […]

  8. […] Gratitude – by Louie Schwartzberg […]

  9. […] Soul is nothing more than smelling moist soil on your hands and witnessing the birth of something organic and perfect. […]

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