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Staff Highlight: Patty Levesque

Staff Highlight: Patty Levesque

By on Dec 3, 2016 in OM Sanctuary Blog | 0 comments

Patty Levesque is OM Sanctuary’s Guest Services Supervisor and has been with us for over 1 year now. Over 3 years ago she fell in love with the healing environment of the sanctuary attending programs and volunteering. She stated she loved watching the organization grow. After traveling to the Omega Institute, Patty was happy to see a non-profit in the south east...

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Retreatant Reflections pt 3

Retreatant Reflections pt 3

By on Nov 26, 2016 in OM Sanctuary Blog | 0 comments

We recently sent out a guest feedback request and we were overwhelmed with amazing reviews. Thank you everyone that responded! Published studies show that keeping a gratitude journal or openly expressing what you are grateful for can help improve your emotional and physical wellbeing! During this season of giving thanks, please accept our sincere expression of...

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Macrobiotic Madness!

By on Nov 19, 2016 in OM Sanctuary Blog | 0 comments

Introducing Christopher DeWilde, OM Sanctuary’s new Chef and Kitchen Coordinator! Christopher brings a sense of balance to the kitchen and has begun working with local/organic food providers to ensure that OM Sanctuary will be able to offer the cleanest source of nourishment for the mind, body and soul. When Christopher was a child, his grandparents owned two...

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Beauty in Blessings

Beauty in Blessings

By on Nov 5, 2016 in OM Sanctuary Blog | 0 comments

On the 4th Sunday of every month, Omileye (Osun Priestess and OMS artist-in-residence) and her husband Olu, lead sacred water ceremonies at OM Sanctuary’s French Broad River access. Omi shares, “This past Sunday there were 12 of us at the river. Participants have said they have really enjoyed the blessings and the children love it too! The ceremonies involve...

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MountainTrue and OM Sanctuary

MountainTrue and OM Sanctuary

By on Oct 29, 2016 in OM Sanctuary Blog | 0 comments

OM Sanctuary is highlighting MountainTrue an organization that has helped strengthen the holistic management of invasives in our forest. This blog post is dedicated to our ongoing partnership with MountainTrue. MountainTrue is a local organization in Asheville that, “envisions Western North Carolina with thriving communities that are connected to and help sustain a...

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