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“In Rural Virginia, Yogaville is Simply Divine” was published in the The Washington Post, June 24, 1990.
“The shrine is shaped like a flower, but it pokes up from the meadow like the tip of a giant thumb. Huge pink petals, made of hundreds of thousands of tiny Italian tiles in shades ranging from white to rise, clasp a sky-blue dome that is crowned with a golden spire. At its base, a waterfall crashes, just loud enough to cover the rumble of the diesel pumps. The long white walkway that leads toward the shrine is flanked on one side by flowers of every hue, on the other by a pool that flashes with goldfish. Stone lions and elephants stand sentinel along the way. The entrance is a tall pink facade with arches in a style that blends the Alamo with the Taj Mahal. Welcome to the Lotus Shrine at Yogaville, in Buckingham County, Virginia.”