Home yoga practice is now the norm, with COVID-19 and its variants, and also on-again / off-again lockdowns taking place worldwide. Opportunities to grow your home practice, connect to yoga poses, yoga drills and yoga philosophy can help us draw in the calm and clarity to help us navigate this new world that is developing […]
Tag: yoga backbends
Movement is so important for us. I think we all know that human beings weren’t meant to be sedentary and stagnant – we are meant to move! Sadly, our lives have become busier and busier. An eight-hour workday never really is “eight hours”, and sometimes our work bleeds into our weekends as well. This leaves […]
Yoga can help brighten up your mood. In this second of a two-parter, we’ll begin by looking at yoga poses that can help you feel better and brighter.
Yoga can help brighten up your mood. In this first of a two-parter, we’ll begin by looking at breathing practices and mindfulness tools that can help you feel better and brighter.
For me, anything that opens up the front of the body – which simultaneously denotes a contraction of the back of the body – is a backbend. We don’t need to get into a fancy urdhva dhanurasana (upward bow pose) to show the world we can do a backbend. A simple sethu bandhasana (bridge pose) is […]