Let’s discuss how to actually maintain or even get rid of that back pain: Do practice sitting and standing yoga postures to help strengthen the back. Think tall. Utilise core support by lifting the front of your pelvic and engaging pelvic floor. Strong core equals healthy back. Don’t lose your natural lumbar curve. Slumping, or rounding the spine encourages bad posture
This is what new yogis should never say at Yoga class and why.. “Yoga? I can’t even touch my toes” After so many years of hearing this, I’m still sorting out the best way to respond..Focus on the yoga journey in every pose, enjoy the process and your progress rather than focusing on your limits. Beauty of yoga is that it
Yogic way of nourishing. For some Yoga is what do twice an week, or when you want to bring balance in your life or its fun you have with friends on Saturday afternoon. For some Yoga is what you breathe, feel and live every day. Whatever reason you enjoy yoga, there is a diet that can support the yogic lifestyle.
Give The Gift of Yoga. The iYogaBody gift voucher is a perfect way to introduce your friends and family to Yoga. Allow them to enjoy the same benefits as you are getting from your regular practice. If your friends are into Yoga already, they will definitely enjoy this gift! Classes suitable for Beginners and more Advanced students. Choose any class and
Despite Yoga popularity, there’s one part of the population that largely remains hesitant to do yoga – men. Consider this, hard-to-ignore benefits men can gain from yoga: Increase athletic performance. Frequent yoga practice, will improve your flexibility and awareness, as you learn how to properly align your body to transfer body force more efficiently. Prevents injuries and speed recovery.
Yoga demands a great deal of both physical and mental strength, confidence and flexibility. Confidence is trusting in your decisions, believing in your abilities, and accepting your limitations. Confident people are magnets. They give off a magnetic energy that makes people feel really comfortable. Yoga can help you, with your self- love! Turning up for yoga class itself, will boost
Yogis are twisted. Fact. Twists are neutralising position of the spine after lots of strong back bends or forward bends and particularly after head balance.. Twists are working the abdominal, obliques, back muscles, shoulders, pelvis, neck etc… Some yoga twists come from lower spine and others from upper spine, as long as you do them correctly and therefore safely. Before
Understanding the mechanics of your feet in yoga and the patterns in your foot health is the first step to establishing a solid foundation in your practice. Feet are Foundation of the temple of the body, yet our feet aren’t JUST foundation. Not static anyway. Our bodies are mobile, flexible and our feet meant to be flexible too. But we often neglect
Positive attitudes the key. ‘Sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck’ ..Dalai Lama XIV Human spirit is so damn resilient. Regardless ‘how many ‘been there – done that ‘ stories we hear, we still believe that every plan we made become a reality. From Dreams to Plans to Possibility to Probability to Real-ibility. But the
IMHO… From my humble teaching experience and constant observation of my students, there are mainly 4 things I would like them to avoid: Holding your breath Yoga is breath led, if you are holding your breath or going red in the face you’ve gone too far! Link your body movement to your breath flow. Generally inhaling as you reach up