Autonomy is founded in community. It's nearly impossible not to feel hopeless and isolated in this political climate, but if we're going to continue resisting our now more explicitly insidious leadership, it's essential to remember we're not alone. These dinners are meant to remind us to celebrate the love and abundance we generate for ourselves within our community, to lessen our dependance on the powers that be.
Our food is mindfully sourced, lovingly prepared and made with the intention of restoring our connection to our Global Mother.
We don't use recipes, processed or conventionally grown ingredients, animal products, or ecologically ignorant materials in production.
Mantra decides the menu the morning of each dinner, depending on what is available at farmer's market.
We're pleased to be sharing space with Nowadays, a beautifully warm and inviting gathering place on the border of Bushwick and Ridgewood with a sprawling back yard and indoor space that's home to some of New York's most beloved dance parties. Be sure to try their deliciously crafted cocktails as the night ensues with music selections by...
GETTY RENE, a D.C. born DJ whose experimental deep house sets have echoed throughout spaces as large as The Whitney Museum of Modern Art, to places as intimate as Bossa Nova Civic Club. Her ambient sets are meditative and evolving, yet percussively diverse and obscure, rhythmically paying homage to her Haitian roots. She keeps a low profile on the internet but is not to be missed IRL.
With a special mind altering movement meditation led by AI LIN, life-long buddhist pupil and local techno monk invaluable to NYC's rave scene.
A $25 donation covers food and space costs. If money isn't your primary form of abundance, work-trade is available. Click here to inquire about volunteering.
Feed you soon <3