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Off the Mat's 2009 Seva Challenge Participants visit Shanti Uganda

Off the Mat's 2009 Seva Challenge Participants visit Shanti Uganda

The following are some blogs from Off the Mat’s Seva challenge participants who raised $150,000 for the Shanti Uganda birth house. The seva participants were deeply moved by what they witnessed and experienced at Shanti Uganda. Read about their comments on birth, HIV/AIDS, community and the importance of empowering women in the following passages. All of the blogs can be found on Yoga Journal’s website at: http://blogs.yogajournal.com/uganda/ Birth Birth: raw, rich, emotional, sensual, intense, calm, powerful, and hopefully supported. As a doula (birth assistant), in Minneapolis, my main goal is to make sure that the mothers I am working with...

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