We’d Love Your Help!
If you want to join our amazing team and volunteer any amount of time we have numerous seva opportunities that are very flexible & allow you to give as much or as little as you wish. Here is how you can help…
– If you have limited time, but still want to contribute in a small way, these minimum commitment projects are ideal –
Donate your Travel Photos to BLISS! Magazine
Commitment: 3-4 hours
We need original photos for BLISS! Magazine. If you have a camera (or even a mobile phone) and love taking pictures, we’d love to have you upload your best photos to any cloud service and send us a link so we can download them. High res photos will be used online or for print, and low res photos will be used in our social media posts.
Get Recorded for a Video Testimonial
Commitment: 1-2 hours
If you feel comfortable in front of a camera and want to share your experience with the world, we can arrange a recording session. We will take the footage, edit it and produce a short 2-5 min. video of your beautiful words and add it to our website and social media channels.
Create A New Listing for us on Yoga Directories
Commitment: 1-2 hours
There are a lot of new yoga websites emerging all the time that feature retreat centers like ourselves. If you want to help us create a new listing for Blooming Lotus Yoga on on-line directories we can give you a list of sites you can add us to.
Write a Testimonial on TripAdvisor or Google Places
Commitment: 10-20 minutes
If you’d like to say some nice words about us, we love testimonials as they help people understand what really happens at Blooming Lotus Yoga. Just go to these websites and write a paragraph or two to share your story.
Update Other Yoga Websites With Our Events
Commitment: 1-2 hours
We have a lot of listings on a lot of other people’s websites, yoga directories, and event hubs. Many of our profiles are outdated and need some TLC. We’ll give you our login information and you can update these profiles with current info about our yearly events.
Get Photographed Doing Asana in Beautiful Locations
Commitment: 3-4 hours
If your asana is strong and you feel comfortable in front of a camera, we can arrange a professional photo shoot. We will use the photos for BLISS! magazine, our website, social media post and you can even keep them for your own personal use.
– If you want to devote more time, have specialized skills and want to help in a one-time intensive burst –
Transcribe Sacred Texts
Commitment: 10+ hours
We need your help transcribing the sacred text of the saints and sages. In addition to helping us spread dharma you will also receive inspiration and insight as you read and document their holy words.
Make Wisdom Quotes for our Social Media Profiles
Commitment: 12 hours (or more)
We love spreading the wisdom of the saints and sages. If you want to make wisdom quotes in simple and easy to use mobile apps (or even complex software like photoshop) we’d love your help. Take a look at our social media profiles to see what we’re sharing and we will set you up with the apps, fonts, templates, and quotes you need to make these inspiring works of art.
Take Photos for BLISS! Magazine
Commitment: 5-6 hours (or more)
Do you own a professional camera? Bring it with you and take pictures of Bali, our students, events, and teachers. We will use your best photos in BLISS! – Bali’s Yoga Lifestyle Magazine.
Write Educational Articles for BLISS! Magazine
Commitment: 3-6 hours (or more)
If you enjoy writing about beginner yoga topics this may be a perfect fit. You will be provided a list of article ideas that are in-line with our fundamental message and will benefit our audience. You can choose what you feel most comfortable writing about, do in-depth research for your article and we will publish your article in BLISS! magazine.
Become a Meditation Retreat Angel
Commitment: 1 Meditation Retreat
Are you joining us for a meditation retreat? Consider becoming a Meditation Retreat Angel by serving your soul sisters & brothers so they can stay in silence and soar within. Giving in this way gives you immense punya, but requires sacrifice – as you will need to take care of the needs of others before your own & break your own silence when necessary to communicate with the villa staff regarding student needs. This may be perfect for you if you have limited funds, as food and accommodations will be provided for free to Meditation Retreat Angels.
Write a blog article about your experience
Commitment: 3-4 hours (or more)
If you love to write and want to share your personal experience of the transformation you went through during your time at Blooming Lotus Yoga we’d love to publish it in BLISS! Send us your 500-1000 word article and we’ll take care of the rest.
Distribute Posters and Flyers in Your Home Town
Commitment: 2-6 hours (or more)
We can give you a complete folder of flyers and posters that you can take with you back home to distribute in yoga spaces, health food shops, event boards or anywhere else you would like to place them.
– If you want to give continually, over extended periods of time, and work intimately with our sangha –
Become our Social Media Manager
Commitment: 3-4 hours per week (for a minimum 1 year)
Do you have social media marketing skills? We need someone that can develop an intelligent and effective social media plan and then oversee its implementation long-term. You will coordinate a small team of luminaries that each manage 1 of our social media account (Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Twitter etc.). You will help develop content in-line with the Blooming Lotus Yoga Ethos, as well as have an advertising budget to help with promotions.
Become BLISS! Magazine's Content Auditor
Commitment: 3-4 hours per month (for a minimum 1 year)
Do you have editing skills? Our BLISS! Magazine articles need some TLC. We need someone that can do a routine “audit” of our articles and check them for readability, suggest captivating titles, double-check for accuracy, and do a general clean-up of both new and old articles.
Distribute BLISS! Magazine to New Locations in Bali
Commitment: 1-3 hours per week (for a minimum 6 months)
Do you live in Bali or come back regularly each year? We need a BLISS! ambassador that is very personable, professional, and loves making new connections. We need someone that can develop relationships with business owners in Bali that may want to stock BLISS! magazine in their spa, villas, restaurant or shops to help spread yogic knowledge throughout the island.
Become the Blooming Lotus Yoga Seva Co-ordinator
Commitment: 2-4 hours per week (for a minimum 1 year)
If you love working with others, have leadership skills, want to oversee, manage and co-ordinate our volunteer efforts we need you! This long-term position will have you working directly with Ramananda, learning the ins and outs of how Blooming Lotus Yoga functions behind the scenes, so you can guide our volunteers. This position is a natural gateway towards a paid managerial position on our admin team, which can provide you just enough financial abundance to live a peaceful & simple life here in Bali! Yes, you read that right 🙂
Become our Silent Meditation Retreat Co-Ordinator
Commitment: 2-4 hours per week (for a minimum 6 months)
Our silent meditation retreats are offered for free and all administrative work to facilitate them are done on a volunteer basis. We need someone that can manage our email communications and registrations process. Full training will be provided.
Manage One of Our Social Media Accounts
Commitment: 1-3 hours per week (for a minimum 1 year)
Do you love social media? We have a lot of social media profiles and need skilled help managing each account. If you have expertise in Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, YouTube etc. you can help create and distribute our content regularly on these platforms. Let us know which channel(s) you are most familiar with and you can be part of our social media team.
Make a Small Cinematic Video About Us
Commitment: 20-80 hours
Are you a videographer or have experience with video production? You can help make a short video about Blooming Lotus Yoga. It can be a documentary, promotional, testimonial or in any style you prefer. We even have professional video and audio recording gear you can use if you don’t have your own.