Thank you for your Service. “Yoga? First I am a dude, second I am a soldier.” Invited to NYC to talk to 9/11 families and firefighters for PTSD. Dan Nevins is a professional speaker who has been inspiring audiences around the world with his message of perseverance, resiliency and hope for more than a decade. A highly decorated soldier, Dan was severely injured during combat in Iraq in 2004 after an improvised explosive device (IED) detonated beneath his vehicle. He lost both legs below the knee, and lives with a traumatic brain injury (TBI) and the emotional wounds of war. … Continue reading Dan Nevins, Iraq vet, and his message to Veterans about Yoga.
Yesterday, it was my birthday, and while in southern France we lost another Iraq vet, Arnaud Beltrame, in a sort of pointless attack to a supermarket, who swapped with a lady, in order to do his job, and then lost his life after injuries, I sent a message to Dan Nevins. And I mentioned that it’s my honour to promote his mission as warrior to help other human beings to heal. Here is his reply: “Hi Anto! You’re welcome to include my story Thank you! ” He called me like friends usually do. Shall I tell you more about how … Continue reading Message to Veterans from Dan Nevins.
What can you do today that serves the person you want to become? Learn how developing a yoga practice renewed Dan’s sense of purpose and helped him heal from the invisible wounds of war. Discover what it takes to pursue your highest intention with the spirit of a warrior. Continue reading Spirit of Warrior: Dan Nevins Yoga teacher and Iraq vet.