Category Archives: Shiva Nata

Movement

You all know that Shiva Nata has been a passion of mine ever since I first heard about it and started practicing it.  From the very beginning, I knew that I wanted to get to the point where I could … Continue reading

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A (huge!) shift in perspective

I know one of the reasons why I don’t get around to doing some of the things I want to do is that as long as they remain undone, they retain the potential of being perfect. You know, that half-knitted … Continue reading

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Practicing body poetry with Havi

I mentioned in my last post that I had a lot to say about practicing Shiva Nata at the writer’s retreat I attended this past summer, too much in fact for me to be able to squeeze it in that … Continue reading

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Exposing some flesh

I mentioned in a past post that I have been having problems with my ribcage in the last few months, and I said I’d tell more about it later.  There was more to be told because I have the feeling … Continue reading

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Back into Shiva Nata’s arms

No, no, I didn’t leave my gentleman friend’s arms to rush into those of someone with a Hindu god’s name! To make things clear: I practice the Dance of Shiva, which is also called Shiva Nata and is, in the … Continue reading

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