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Harnessing Religion for Animals

by Lisa Levinson

  Religion has a huge impact on the way the world views animals. Judaism, for example, has many powerful teachings on social justice and encourages compassionate choices to heal the planet. With the right knowledge and approach, we can apply these values to help animals. Join us for a thought-provoking discussion with renowned Jewish writer, […]

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Vegan Travels

by Lisa Levinson

  Sometimes it feels challenging enough helping animals in the US. But how would things differ if we were based elsewhere in the world? What obstacles face animals and the people who help them in the Islamic culture of the United Arab Emirates and the post-Apartheid society of South Africa? We follow the travels and […]

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Are You a Miracle Worker?

by Lisa Levinson

Can you change the world with the organs in your body? Rachel Augusta says so! Rachel Augusta runs The Gutsy Grackle, an energetic emergency room for all animals (humans included) where she practices Healing Touch for animals and humans alike. Rachel explains the science behind being a ‘miracle worker,’ and how to find your inner […]

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First-Ever Milwaukee Veg Expo

by Lisa Levinson

Visit our Vegan Spirituality booth! Experience the joys of plant powered living at the first annual Milwaukee Veg Expo! Discover how plant-based eating positively impacts the planet, including the land, water, and other natural resources we need to survive and thrive. Learn about this lifestyle by tasting food samples, watching documentaries, listening to nutrition experts, […]

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15th Annual New Living Expo

by Lisa Levinson

  Join Us in San Mateo on Friday, April 29 – Sunday, May 1 Learn about the Vegan Novel, “Sweet Healing,” with Michael Bedar on May 1 Join IDA at the Bay Area’s signature holistic living event with lectures and panels on wellness, mindfulness, and spirituality and over 180 exhibits on ecology, alternative health, the […]

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Join Us Online With Filmmaker Thomas Jackson

by Lisa Levinson

  What would it mean for animals if every spiritual leader went vegan? Filmmaker Thomas Jackson asks just that in his new documentary, “The Compassion Project,” which encourages spiritual leaders to go vegan! You can watch a sneak preview of The Compassion Project here. Join us and our guest speaker Thomas Jackson as we explore […]

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1st Vegan Spirituality Retreat in Florida Held!

by Lisa Levinson

  Our very first Vegan Spirituality Retreat in Florida was a beautiful day of vegan community building and support, renewing our spirits and strengthening our resolve to make the world a better place for all animals. Participants enjoyed yoga, meditation, a nature walk in Wakulla Springs State Park, a boat ride on the river to […]

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What happens at a Vegan Spirituality Retreat?

by Lisa Levinson

  What happens at a Vegan Spirituality Retreat? Here’s a sneak peak at the event program for our Florida Retreat on Sunday, March 13th: 10:00-10:30am – Introductions 10:30-11:30am – Yoga 11:30am-12:00pm – Guided Meditation 12:00-1:00pm – Vegan Lunch 1:00-1:30pm – Nature Walk in the State Park 1:30-2:30pm – Victoria Moran, author of “The Good Karma […]

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Free Vegan Spirituality Online Gathering with Jeffrey Cohan of Jewish Veg

by Lisa Levinson

  How does Jewish Veg Executive Director and The Beet-Eating Heeb blogger Jeffrey Cohan engage the larger Jewish community in conversations about veganism? Jeffrey will answer all our questions and more as our guest for our monthly Vegan Spirituality Online Gathering. Explore veganism as a spiritual practice with guest speakers, group discussions, and inspirational readings […]

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Activist Awards Announced

by Lisa Levinson

  Thank you for participating in our first ever Activist Appreciation Month! Together, we’ve sent thousands of letters of support to activist Kelly Lehman and activist journalists in Zimbabwe, initiated partnerships with leading animal protection organizations to provide support services for animal activists, “shared the love” with fellow activists with our Valentine’s appreciation images, and […]