Enlightened Events Blog

Meeting with Ananda Trettin, Anusara Yoga teacher

Trina Bawden-Smith - Wednesday, September 01, 2010
The first day of Spring! Today, Jason and I met with Ananda Trettin. It was great to see her again after meeting her at Noah Maze’s workshop recently. She is so full of ideas, energy and enthusiasm! We were interested to learn more about An  Read More.....

Meeting Deanne Tyrell from Three Realms Yoga and a chat with Stephen Penman in Melbourne

Trina Bawden-Smith - Monday, August 30, 2010
On Friday I met up with Deanne Tyrell, who runs Three Realms Yoga, and Shaun Matthews at the old Macro in Bondi Junction. I enjoyed meeting Deanne and the three of us shared some ideas on working together. She shared some insights into the differ  Read More.....

Soul Sessions with Tim Levy, The Nautch Girls and a workshop with Noah Maze

Trina Bawden-Smith - Monday, August 23, 2010
Well, the weekends seem to get busier – not quieter! On Friday night Jason and I attended a Soul Session. Soul Sessions is the brain child of Eloise King, a journalist for Body + Soul, which is a health and lifestyle supplement in the   Read More.....

Catching up with Caroline Robertson from Ayurveda Elements

Trina Bawden-Smith - Friday, August 20, 2010
On Thursday I met with Caroline Robertson. Caroline is a naturopath and Ayurvedic educator. In fact, it was at Caroline and, her husband, Rama’s house that I undertook an Ayurvedic Lifestyle Practitioner Course. As chance would have it  Read More.....

An Ayurvedic Nutrition workshop with Dr. Shaun Matthews

Trina Bawden-Smith - Monday, August 09, 2010
On Sunday the 8 August, Dr. Shaun Matthews, presented his workshop on Ayurvedic Nutrition. The workshop was very well received by the participants. I was pleased to realise that much of the Ayurvedic knowledge that my first Ayurvedic teacher, Dr. Ram  Read More.....

IYTA Convention meeting & Ayurvedic Cooking with Shaun Matthews at the Intuitive Well

Trina Bawden-Smith - Monday, July 26, 2010
Sunday was a busy day! I started out with an IYTA Convention committee meeting. Earlier in the year, I rang Patricia Wigley, President of the IYTA and offered to help out with their IYTA Convention. The Convention is going to be in September of t  Read More.....

RSVP Event Expo

Trina Bawden-Smith - Friday, July 23, 2010
Today Liz and I attended the annual RSVP Event Expo in Darling Harbour. It is the major expo for the events industry. It is completely over the top, as you would expect from the event industry! Even my brother, who runs his own event company, had  Read More.....

Meeting Andrew Wells from Dru Yoga

Trina Bawden-Smith - Tuesday, July 20, 2010
Yesterday, Jason and I met with Andrew Wells. Andrew is the Director of Dru Yoga in Australia and he is an international Dru Yoga teacher trainer. I haven’t had a lot to do with Dru Yoga, though a few of my close Yoga teacher friends   Read More.....

THE FUTURE OF YOGA VIDEO SERIES

Trina Bawden-Smith - Monday, July 19, 2010
Well, we are coming back to earth after our first event with Simon Borg-Olivier on the Ancient Secrets of the Breath! Everything went really well and I want to thank everyone who came along. I also want to thank all the people who sent letters of  Read More.....

How Enlightened Events came about……

Trina Bawden-Smith - Wednesday, June 02, 2010
I always had a strong interest in meditation and eastern philosophy from a young age. I first started yoga classes during physical education classes in high school, where I found my innate flexibility gave me a distinct advantage. Years lat  Read More.....