When Does One Become A Yoga Teacher?
Now, let’s fast forward into the 21st century. Today, we have access to instant information. You can learn Yoga from television, the Internet, books, DVD’s, MP3’s, CD’s and e-Books. It would seem anyone who wants to become a Yoga teacher has all the tools, at hand, to pursue his or her dream of teaching Yoga.Part II: Yoga and Weight Lifting Go Perfectly Together
If you are right handed, you favor the left leg and vice-versa. This applies to your workouts too. You will see that you struggle with one arm over the other when doing bicep curls, or one leg over the other when doing quad extensions. Yoga will greatly assist you in achieving equality in strength and flexibility.Part I: Yoga and Weight Lifting Go Perfectly Together
Yoga poses have long been used to stretch and lengthen muscles, so that increased flexibility can make everyday activities easier. By its very nature yoga is slow, giving the muscles, through a multitude of poses, time to stretch, eliminate toxins, and bring balance to the body once again.Could a Blind Man Become a Yoga Teacher?
Recently, I ran into a case in which a Hatha Yoga teacher, who had been teaching for years, was being refused from a Hatha Yoga teacher training course. Before anyone gets stirred up over this and the Act on the Affairs of the Handicapped, in the United States, this story gets better.These Yoga Mats and Rubber Mats will have you Standing on your Head
Yoga mats sometimes referred to as sticky mats will help define your personal space and provide a foundation for traction when using your hands and feet. Rubber mats and yoga mats provide a bit of cushioning, regardless of what type of hard surface on which you practice.How To Hire Outstanding Yoga Studio Instructors
What makes some businesses thrive, while others just get by? There are many reasons, of course, but there is one that I come across more than just about any other. Hire the right people, and implement the right systems, and you will be well on your way to a smoothly running business that lets you earn more and work less.The Second Chakra, The Dwelling Place of the Self
In Sanskrit, the second chakra is known as “Svadhisthana.” meaning “dwelling place of the Self.” It is from the second chakra that our sexuality, sensuality, emotion, creativity and passion flows – as you can well imagine it is a deeply powerful and instinctual place in our energy, so much of our energy germinates in this chakraPranayama — The Yoga of the Breath
A human being can survive without food for 40 days or more; can survive without water for up to a week, but we die if we do not have air for more than 5-10 minutes! In today’s society we do not take the time to breathe properly: I mean, we REALLY do not take much time to notice IF we are breathing, let alone take the time to observe the quality of our breath.The Light of the Third Chakra
The third chakra is the seat of our power, intuition and passion ~ our ‘gut feelings’ come from this place, our will to succeed and our perceptions of self and emotions reside here too. Located just above the navel and centered in the spinal column or two inches below the breastbone behind the stomach, its colour is the radiant yellow of the Sun.Yoga: When Should You Consider a Private Lesson?
So, who needs a private lesson when you can buy a Yoga video and learn from the masters? Learning Yoga should be a “piece of cake,” right? Wrong; as a matter of fact – Painfully wrong.Crash Course on Yoga
Although yoga has always been associated with Hinduism, it is actually even older than the religion. In fact, yoga is considered to be the oldest physical discipline in the world. This is perhaps the reason why there is no clear answer where it came from and when it started.Kids Yoga: Stress Management Sessions for Children
So, what is a caring parent to do? Kids Yoga is one answer. Yoga classes for children offer a positive refuge from life outside the Yoga studio.Oh What a Feeling! – One Session and You’ll be Hooked
Oh What a Feeling! – One Session and You’ll be Hooked Why is it exactly that so many people employ yoga in their daily lives? Simply put, because you’ll feel so darn amazing during and especially after you’ve completed a session.The History of Yoga
Yoga is an ancient practice and has been in existence for millennia. The word yoga comes from the Sanskirt work yuj. Yuj is often interpreted to mean union or a method of practice. .Yoga for Health: Are You Stressing Out? Take Yoga Class
So, what’s the solution? Stress management programs are one answer. Have you ever noticed how many stress management techniques look like Yoga? To be honest, if something looks and sounds like Yoga; it’s probably “Yoga in disguise.”