The Stimulating Breath (also called the Bellows Breath) The Stimulating Breath is adapted from yogic breathing techniques. Its aim is to raise vital energy and increase alertness. How to do the stimulating breath: Inhale and exhale rapidly through your nose, keeping your mouth closed but relaxed. Your breaths in and out should be equal in […]
Krishnamacharya (November 18, 1888 – February 28, 1989) No one has had more of an impact on how yoga is taught and practiced in the West than T. Krishnamacharya. His students included some of today’s most influential teachers: B.K.S. Iyengar, T. K. V. Desikachar, the late K. Pattabhi Jois, and the late Indra Devi. Krishnamacharya […]
History of Yoga
Yoga’s history has many places of obscurity and uncertainty due to its oral transmission of sacred texts and the secretive nature of its teachings. The early writings on yoga were transcribed on fragile palm leaves that were easily damaged, destroyed or lost. The development of yoga can be traced back to over 5,000 years ago, but some researchers think that yoga may be up to 10,000 years old old. Yoga’s long rich history can be divided into four main periods of innovation, practice and development.
What do you know about the history of Yoga? Yoga has evolved so much since its introduction to the west in the late 19th century. In the begining it was mainly introduced as a practice for the mind with meditation, positive thinking and pranayama. It wasn’t until the 1920s that modern postural yoga became popular […]
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The beautiful Mul Mantra This mantra is really one of our favorite mantras! My whole family including all students and retreat visitors seem love this happy and uplifting mantra! This mantra just gives you such an intense and happy feeling. MUL MANTRA This mantra gives an experience of the depth and consciousness of your soul. […]
Buddhist Monk shares his Secrets of Meditation A lot of people think you have to sit still to meditate.. but the truth is you can meditate anytime and everywhere! Just watch this short video. It is just that simple!
Five ways to include Yoga Philosophy in your life For me personally I really like use the yoga philosophy of Swami Vishnudevananda as a guideline on a healthy life. He has clearly defined the five points of yoga. His purpose was to make the Hatha Yoga philosophy simple and understandable for western students who didn’t […]
Ardha Matsyendrasansanana Half Lord of the Fishes Pose Method alignment: Sit with both legs straight in Dandasana (Staff Pose). Adjust your legs so that you can sit evenly on your sitting bones. If your back is rounding, sit on a folded blanket. Cross your right foot over your left thigh and place it on the […]