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    The Humble Turmeric Is Much More Than It Seems

    The common spice, turmeric, has been used in Indian medicine for thousands of years, while western medicine is just beginning to recognize its many health benefits. Those who have experience with this wonder plant know that it can even...

    Puerto Limon Celebrates Columbus Day

    Last Sunday, September 25th, the streets of Puerto Limon were the setting of a colorful celebration: Conmemoración de la Llegada de Cristóbal Colón - the Commemoration of the Arrival of Christopher Columbus. The people from Puerto Limon celebrated its...

    Costa Rica Open Surfing Competition Back After 14 Years

    Following a recent press conference in San Jose, the World Surf League (WSL) made the exciting announcement that Costa Rica is now back on the Men’s and Women’s Qualifying Schedule (QS).  After 14 years away from this tour, this...

    Have You Heard of the “Tico Effect”?

    Are you one of those foreigners who have lived in Costa Rica for so long that you have adopted and adapted into Pura Vida life?  Have you noticed an increased appreciation of the natural world, a closer connection with the...

    Mantrika Festival Features Carolina Chrem

    The Mantrika Festival, being held from September 21 – 29th, is to celebrate and explore the ancient traditions where we live, witness, share, and enjoy the sacred songs of many cultures.  From indigenous cultures, traditional Indian songs and mantras, as...

    Fashion – Costa Rican Style

    Maybe we do not think of Costa Rica as a fashion capital of the world like New York or Paris, but Ticos definitely like to impress through their clothing.Like every country, Costa Rican fashion has a traditional costume. For...

    The Music and Lifestyle in Costa Rica

    Music is an important pastime in every country, and Costa Rica is no exception.  In this country, people love to listen to music any time, no matter where they are.  Costa Ricans (Ticos) like Latin music such as salsa,...

    MANTRIKA SACRED CHANTS FESTIVAL

    A Festival that celebrates the use of our voices to sing and express the deepest states of being and devotion, and connects with the transcendental experience practiced in many ancient cultures.This Festival, being held from September 21 – 29th,...

    AN ARMY THAT FIGHTS A DEADLY FOE – HUNGER

    India now has its own Robin Hood Army (RHA).  Every night this band of volunteers, dressed in green just like their namesake, go out into the night to fight the most destructive killer of all – hunger.  They use...

    What To See And Do In San Jose.

    Many visitors flock to Costa Rica for its laid-back beach towns and supreme natural beauty.  This makes the capital city of San Jose less of a destination in-and-of-itself, and more of a roadblock stopping them from getting where they want to...
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