This ancient practices of yoga and meditation have been a part of human culture for thousands of years. Surprisingly, many people are not aware of the benefits that even light yoga exercise provides for the body. These benefits extend beyond flexibility and affect the entire body and mind. First, yoga increases the flexibility of the […]
It is easy to start a yoga practice at home with just a few basics. The first is a yoga routine you wish to try, such as a beginner’s DVD or yoga video you can stream on your computer. Put Safety First Before you begin any exercise program, it is important to put safety first. […]
This is a common question that many practitioners have. To the ordinary onlooker, there really does not seem to be much difference between yoga and Pilates. However, upon further inspection, you’ll see that the differences can be rather profound. In truth, neither exercise is necessarily better nor worse than the other. The one you choose […]
Calorie math is very simple. In order to lose weight, you need to burn off more calories than you take in, and Hatha yoga exercises can help. First, here’s some… Yoga Basics Yoga implies “union” in Sanskrit, the language of ancient India where yoga started. We may consider it of the union taking place between […]
Don’t have time for yoga? Well. your time is extremely valuable, and to be sure there are quite a number of successful methods to help you in your goal realization. Consider this, by practicing Yoga, it will cross train your mind and body for maximum potential. Imagine being able to optimize and improve your attitude, […]
When you become stressed, it sucks up all of our energy, emotionally and physically our body and mind become depleted. You become stuck in panic mode, your head, neck, and shoulders can become very tense. Your body organs are also affected. Practicing Yoga offers us tools to help cope with stress. When you are feeling […]
Hatha Yoga is a form of exercise that originates from India. It has been associated with many physical and mental benefits which has made it an extremely popular exercise routine around the world. For those beginners, who are just started to learn Hatha yoga, what really matters are perseverance and patience. It is the person’s […]
Doing activities like Tai Chi, yoga and meditation are known for their ability to promote a sense of well-being and reduce stress, but is there more to it than meets the eye?