Karm Gaon - More than a home for homeless children but a Karm Marg, which literally means the Path of Work & Action.
What makes these Yoga Mat Bags different is that they are handmade by rural women in India! Each and every purchase provides healthy livelihoods to the makers and resulting profits are donated towards Karm Marg for homeless children in Karm Gaon!
In Hinduism and Buddhism, Karma - Is the sum of person's actions in this and previous states of existence, viewed as deciding their fate in future existences.
Connection to Pueblo Tradition When you visit a Pueblo Community, you may notice the sign actually reads "Shumakolowa Native Arts". This comes from the Zuni word for dragonfly and is pronounced “Shoe-mu-koh-low-wa.” The dragonfly is an important animal for the Pueblo people of New Mexico and other tribes of the Southwest. These special creatures are seen as messengers, speaking to the thunder and clouds to bring moisture and blessings to the people. We believe in the spiritual value of art and its ability to share knowledge and beauty across cultures. We believe that by connecting artists and collectors, we are playing a vital role...