Feathered Pipe Blog – Voice Of The Wisdom Holders

Feathered Pipe Blog: Voice of the Wisdom Holders

The Feathered Pipe has been blessed to host many of the foremost teachers, guides and wisdom holders within the realm of yoga, meditation, spirituality, health and wellness during our four-plus decades of existence. The Feathered Pipe Blog offers you the opportunity to explore more deeply their thoughts and insights for opening to experience a more healthful and fulfilling life.

The Healing Way of the Heart – Brant Secunda

Connecting with nature helps us to heal our bodies, hearts and spirits. When we learn to live through the heart, we become more whole and complete and experience more joy in our lives. This helps us to feel a part of all life, not a separate entity. We are never alone when we connect with the world around us. Read More

Testimony to the Human Spirit of Love – Crystal Water

The Feathered Pipe Ranch is one of the sacred places in the world where the human spirit of love manifests abundantly and serendipity happens on an ongoing basis. Even having been born and raised at the Feathered Pipe Ranch, it never ceases to amaze me how much love and serendipity truly converge in its vortex. Read More

Living a Connected Life – Andy Vantrease

We have just crossed the halfway point in Season Two of the Dandelion Effect Podcast. Our guests exemplify unique connections—whether it’s with land and soil, family and ancestry, God and the Divine. And in hearing their stories, I am always struck by how the question then turns to face me: What does it mean to me to live a connected life? Read More

Moving from Attention to Awareness – Gernot Huber

Our minds have the tendency to be overly reactive, to zero in on what appears to be the most pressing thing at any given moment, to the exclusion of everything else. For survival in prehistoric times, such focused attention was probably a healthy response. But to live mindfully (and thus to maximize happiness), it is best to minimize this tendency. Read More

Being as ‘Wildly Present as Possible’ – Anne Jablonski

The Feathered Pipe Foundation’s path to 2022 began well over four decades ago with a vision experienced by India while participating in one of the first sweatlodges on this sacred land. That miraculous fact — and Thich Nhat Hanh’s wisdom — reminds us that the Feathered Pipe, like the flower, has no independent, individual existence. Read More

All These Years Together – Judith Hanson Lasater

Anyone who has heard about the Feathered Pipe Ranch has heard about what a special place it is. I loved it from the first time I taught there, in 1975. In those days Montana was a lot more “exotic.” And a “yoga workshop” was just plain weird. When we 23 hearty souls gathered that July, we ate our dinners sitting around the kitchen table. Read More

Manifesting the Dream! – Crystal Water

Thanks to all of you, our year's end Continuing the Feathered Pipe Dream Fundraiser was a smashing success! We are excited to announce that we are already manifesting the dream by putting these funds directly towards making our programs more accessible and improving our facilities with a new staff yurt. Read More

Many of these writings' authors are treasured alumni and presenters of the Feathered Pipe retreat and travel programs. If you find yourself inspired by anything you have read here and wish to dive deeper, please consider joining us for a week-long program at the Feathered Pipe Ranch.