Tadasana, or mountain pose, is probably one of the most overlooked and difficult poses in the asana practice. This pose has amazing benefits and is also a great foundation for balancing postures and your practice. First, let's going over some of the many benefits: Improves posture Increases body and breath awareness Helps to strengthen thighs, … Continue reading Benefits of Tadasana – Mountain Pose
Just in the past couple of days happiness, or lack there of, has become extremely prevalent. With two extremely iconic people, in two different realms of fame and fortune, recently committing suicide mental health and overall happiness is crossing the minds of millions. Oddly enough, it is Mental Health Awareness Month in the United States. … Continue reading Are we Happy Now?
Plank pose in general has many variations, each offering its own benefits. Side plank has amazing benefits and is a great gateway to arm balancing poses. Some of the benefits of Vasisthasana: Wrist and arm strengthener Great core strengthener including the obliques Strengthens and stretches our legs Improves balance To be totally honest, planks are … Continue reading Benefits of Side Plank – Vasisthasana
Generally speaking we work to get paid. We, unfortunately, need income to survive in life. Last week I paid to work. What? As some of you may remember, I was in Thailand for a couple of weeks. During that time, I gave my money to a gentleman so that I could come and assist in … Continue reading I Paid To Work And It Was Amazing
Balancing poses are certainly some of my most favorite poses to practice and the benefits a tremendous. Today we will discuss the benefits of Vrksasana, tree pose. This pose is great for: Sciatica pain relief Improved balance Strengthening of the thighs, ankles, spine and calves Stretching of the groin and inner thighs When practicing this … Continue reading Benefits of Tree Pose – Vrksasana
Product of our environment, a statement often heard when explaining life, behavior, circumstances, and the list goes on. Is product of our environment truly the answer, though? Are we not meant to overcome the environment with which we are given? Oprah Winfrey is an amazing example of refusing to become a product of her environment. … Continue reading To Overcome