Hindu Gods, Music, Art Inside Oakland’s Satya Yoga

The 'Ghost Ship' warehouse, also known as the Satya Yuga, in Oakland was filled with art, music and Hindu gods. It went up in flames on Dec. 2, 2016, killing at least 36 people.

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The 'Ghost Ship' warehouse, also called the Sutya Yuga artist's collective was a creative spot for artists to gather.
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A tricycle and scooter are on the floor of the warehouse, whose main tenant, Derick Ion Almena, ran the artist's collective. He also has three children.
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A peek inside the cluttered warehouse at 1305 E. 31st Oakland Avenue in Oakland. Guests had told the tenant, Derick Ion Almena, that his place was very cluttered.
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A piano inside the 'Ghost Ship' warehouse, where artists and musicians gathered regularly for parties in the illegally converted space.
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A hat hangs on a gargoyle inside Oakland's 'Ghost Ship' warehouse.
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Artwork decorated the creative space inside the 'Ghost Ship' warehouse in Oakland.
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Three skulls hang on the wall of Oakland's 'Ghost Ship' warehouse.
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Chairs sit side by side inside the 'Ghost Ship' warehouse. The main tenants of the space in Oakland are Derick Ion Almena and his wife, Micah Allison.
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The Satya Yuga, or Ghost Ship, was filled with art.
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Rickety windows of the Ghost Ship warehouse on E. 31st Avenue in Oakland.
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Hindu gods and other collectibles filled the space at the 'Ghost Ship' warehouse, which also went by the name of Satya Yuga.
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The ceiling and rafters inside the Oakland warehouse on E. 31st Street.
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The 'Ghost Ship' warehouse in Oakland on E. 31st Street was full of old artifacts, rugs, statues and art.
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A photo of the recreational vehicles for rent inside the Ghost Ship warehouse.
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Inside the warehouse of the Ghost Ship.
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