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Friendship: Rumi's Ode to Shams of Tabris

At dawn a moon appeared from the wavesAnd ascended, gazing down at me. Then,Like a falcon snatching a bird in flight,It snatched me up and flew away.When I looked up I no longer saw myself:Into that moon my body had eased, by graceOf the soul in which I travelled, moon-drivenUntil the secret of God’s revelation halted me.Nine spheres of Heaven had merged in that moon;And the sea washed over the ship of my being,Breaking against me in waves. Again Wisdom’sVoice boomed; as it happens so it occurs. At every foam-fleck of the ocean a figureEmerged and slowly disappeared, just as My foam-flecked body, receiving a sea-sign,Melted within and slowly turned to spirit. Without the regal power of Shams of Tabriz,Holding...

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Welcome to our new store!! ❤️

Wow! It Happened! We are SO excited to announce that we are expanding! We just opened up a brand new Glorka shop on Playa Venao in Panama and a beautiful new partnership with an amazing @elsitioplayavenao community! 🌊🌴🙏🏻 What a blessing it is! The new Glorka shop is located on the bottom of a Lighthouse with a view that overlooks the beautiful ocean and the beach.  Isn't that just amazing? Playa Venao is a growing community of creatives, digital nomads, surfers and simply wonderful people.  It is such an honor to offer Glorka wear to the people of Venao and their guests.  We invite you to spend time with us any time you are in Panama! 💃🏻Let's have a conversation over a cup of...

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Practicing Mindfulness: Self Care Tips and Tricks this Spring

“Be kind to yourself, dear—to our innocent follies. Forget any sounds or touch you knew that did not help you dance. You will come to see that all evolves us.” —Rumi It is easy to get caught up in life's busy wheel; between taking care of your children, growing your relationship with your spouse, hitting targets at work and attending to your hobbies and interests. This can get overwhelming, pushing us to high stress levels, anxiety and eventually lead to depression. We have put together simple tips and ways you can practice mindfulness and self-care to keep you abundant on the inside and graceful as you navigate through life.   1. Body Scan For this mindfulness activity get comfortable, you...

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Black History Month: 5 Sustainable Fashion Brands to Check out.

"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace." ~ Jimi Hendrix 2020 called us all to the attention of the injustice that the BIPOC community has faced for years. So much has been done since; but we believe that there is still more good that can be done. For the next 2 weeks, in honor of Black History Month, glorka.com will be sharing our list of bipoc owned fashion brands that have inspired us and continue to do so. Here are our brand picks for sustainable black-owned fashion brands  living out bold, stylish and unique! 1.Proclaim Proclaim is an inclusive lingerie line, expanding the definition of “nude,” one ethically-made bra at a time....

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Love in Conscious Living: Gift Ideas for Valentine's 2021

Lovers don't finally meet somewhere. They're in each other all along.- Rumi The month of love is here with us. There is a delicate way of seeing life through the openness of our hearts. It opens your wings. May this month be a opportunity to be love; embrace it, give it and receive it. Open up, receive the love - don’t you know what you are worthy of.   We put together a collection of gift ideas for you to share with your loved ones this Valentine's Day. They are not only unique but also holistic and conscious. 1.Visionary + SunDancer : A Glorka and Parashakti collaboration The visionary  pendant is crafted from a sterling silver with an approximately 4” stone. Sterling silver chain...

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