India's influence goes far deeper than Arabic numerals, yoga & masala - find out Thursday 15 through March 14 as ABC Carpet & Home presents Gateway to India , a tour through the culture of the subcontinent , including its spiritual and healing traditions, cuisine , artistry & music.
An impressive lineup of guest speakers will participate including Deepak Chopra, Sharon Gannon ( Jivamukti ) DJ Rekha & Krishna Das.
Events will take place in the Marigold Theater ( a huge tent situated in the store's mezzanine ), including guided meditation most weekend mornings .
" We are creating a new paradigm in retail that shows it's also about healing and education , " explains Paulette Cole, ABC Home's CEO. " India is very much a part of who we are; there's so much to be done there. This is really a launchpad." ( Via Time Out NY )