Seane Corn on How to be Busy & Productive yet Happy & Grounded:
You’re not doing Yoga until you take it off the Mat:
How did Seane Corn end up working with now Exonerated Damien Echols?
Seane Corn on Love & Career:
Walk the Talk Show: Seane Corn & Waylon Lewis at Wanderlust Festival in 2013:
Seane is well known for humanitarian work and continues to grow her efforts. She recently teamed up with Damien Echols, a man who was exonerated from death row.
Director Peter Jackson and his partner Fran Walsh financed investigations to help free Jason Baldwin, Jesse Misskelley Jr. and Damien Echols—”the West Memphis Three”—who were convicted in 1994 of murdering three 8-year-old boys in West Memphis, Arkansas.
Here is the trailer of West of Memphis, the documentary Jackson and Walsh produced about their findings:
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Info from Seane Corn’s website:
Seane Corn is an internationally celebrated yoga teacher known for her impassioned activism, unique self-expression and inspirational style of teaching.
Featured in commercials, magazines, NPR, and Oprah.com, Seane now utilizes her national platform to bring awareness to global humanitarian issues. In 2005, she was named “National Yoga Ambassador” for YouthAIDS, and in 2013 was given the “Global Green International Environmental Leadership Award.”
Since 2007, she has been training leaders of activism through her co-founded organization Off the Mat, Into the World®. Seane has spent time in the US, India, Cambodia, Haiti and Africa working with communities in need—teaching yoga, providing support for child labor and educating people about HIV/AIDS prevention.
Seane is also co-founder of the Seva Challenge Humanitarian Tours, which have raised over $4 million since 2007, getting the yoga community involved in fund and awareness raising efforts across the globe. Her self-authored dvds are available through Gaiam, Yoga Journal and Sounds True. Connect with Seane on her website, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
Seane and Waylon go way back. Here are some of her other appearances on elephant journal:
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