6:30 pm – 8:00pm
It’s no secret that meditation and mindfulness are growing dramatically in popularity, across the country. Today tens of millions of Americans use meditation to find greater calm and balance in their lives, and increasingly they have company in the workplace as well. Today, Wall Street traders, investment bankers, and corporate executives are using mindfulness techniques not only for themselves but to boost productivity and reduce stress in some traditionally volatile work environments. Several companies have developed formal training plans for meditation to help employees improve their health and productivity in often stressful environments.
As part of our “Buddhism and Beyond” season, the Asia Society brings to its stage Aetna CEO Mark T. Bertolini and New York Times journalist David Gelles to speak about the power of meditation and mindfulness in the workplace. >> more info on the upcoming event Shop Now
Shop AsiaStore’s Designer Sale and save 20% – 50% on select designer collections of jewelry, apparel, accessories and home décor as well as a fabulous selection of books, CDs. Hurry in for the best selection!
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designer appearance 11:00am – 12:00pm
Inspired by the beauty of hand woven and hand dyed silk, Dat Tran designs collections of scarves and accessories that fuse silk, high fashion and jewelry. The natural silk is cultivated in remote villages of Vietnam and Cambodia by small communities of silk farmers and weavers and is then woven on antique looms and hand-dyed to achieve the most captivating colorations. Shop Now
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