North bay Biz, Destination: Wellness
Adopting the concept of wellness tourism has proved beneficial for North Bay businesses that want to showcase themselves in a new way. “We’ve opened up the center to bookings for expanded self-care and personal retreat offerings,” says Linda Copenhagen, co-director of Ratna Ling.
Volunteering Snapshot: Community Work Day
“Work can be a source of growth, an opportunity to learn more about ourselves and to develop positive and healthy relationships. If we view work in this way, we find there is really no difference between devoting energy and care to our work and devoting energy to improving our awareness and appreciation of life.” Tarthang Tulku, Skillful Means
Vegetarian Winter Chili
This chili is perfect for chill winter days. This is a family-size recipe. If you are cooking for 1, this is a great dish to freeze in single servings and take out when you want a quick and nourishing warm-up.
Russian Cabbage Borscht
"Food becomes an offering to the senses. When we learn to enjoy all the feeling-tones of tasting, distributing them throughout the body and beyond it, eating is truly a meeting of the senses with their object, a ceremonial act of appreciation." - Tarthang Tulku
Mindfulness in Action: Atmospheric River an Opportunity for Present Moment Meditation
Icy droplets streaming over my nose and cheeks mix in a seamless river of rain as we stand next to another fallen sentinel which once lined Hauser Bridge Road.
Spanish Lemon Potatoes
Food and nutrition plays an important role at Ratna Ling. We strive to cook for our guests and staff using the finest organic ingredients available. Many of our guests have asked for the recipes of the meals we serve them.