Thursday, 12 April 2012

highlights from bali spirit festival

WE'AR was present at bali spirit festival this year, and captured some footage of the event to share with all you lovely yogis who couldn't be there in person. Thank you to Jyoti, Charley of Yoga Barn, and to Mr Jason Moon for filming...



On the last day of the festival a charity mala of 108 sun salutations was performed to spread love and understanding through education on HIV and AIDS in Bali...


WE'AR have collected a few links, reviews and photos of bali spirit festival - this year proved to be just as spectacular, positive and uplifting as the last x x x

about working with Balinese musicians and the "melting pot" of the festival

 festivals quest for peace

some of the best imagery of the 5 day event 

music highlights on closing night of the festival


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did you make it to this year's festival? share your stories and photos with us! follow we'ar on facebook and twitter x

Oxfam Coffee Break 2012

want to help to work towards a fairer, safer, more sustainable world by participating in this years Oxfam Coffee Break? Get a group of friends or workmates together to create your own unique event with delicious beverages supplied by Fairtrade Certified goods!

The money raised goes towards Oxfam's work of lifting people out of poverty, and help farmers to buy the necessary tools to cultivate their product. For example, $320 raised can buy a coconut press for farmer's in Samoa to ease the burden of physical work and improve the quality of coconut oil.

Need to know how to get started? Sign up online or call 0800 400 666 to receive a pack containing goods from Caffe L'affare, Kokako drinking chocolate, Scarborough Fair tea, and Whittakers chocolate! Host your coffee break any time during Fair Trade Fortnight, 5-20 May 2012.
WE'AR have a few fun ideas to make your coffee break extra special...

Are you a yoga teacher? Host a small class at home or in the studio with a fresh brunch or breakfast for after. yum!

Clothes swap party with friends - refresh your wardrobe over some tea and coffee :)

Bake off - using fairtrade ingredients to compliment your coffee break.

Have fun planning your event!


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send us photos or links to your Oxfam Biggest Coffee Break! and don't forget to keep in touch with WE'AR through facebook and twitter x

Tuesday, 10 April 2012

LAST DAY to help save Maui's dolphin from extinction

Maui's dolphin will be the first marine cetacean in the world to become extinct directly due to human impact - unless you help" - Sea Shepherd

nylon filiment gill nets are the number one killer of the maui's and hectors dolphins. there are only 55 of this tiny indigenous dolphin left in population, so to ensure we don't lose this special creature please sign the petition for the government to place stronger bans on gillnets and trawlings...

for more reading on the issue check out the news and video links below:

appeal by William Trubridge

make sure to sign! last day today!

maria & anya @ we'ar

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