If you have ever taken a yoga class, at some point you have probably heard the word Drishti. Hopefully you received a brief definition however, let's dive into what this word truly means. Drishti - Sanskrit; focused gaze, a means for developing concentrated intention When you simply google the word that is what you will find. Taking … Continue reading What is “Drishti” and What Does it Mean for my Practice?
Breath is extremely important within our yoga practice and within our lives. After all, it is our life source, our prana. We discussed Prana, Pranayama and Your Practice before but, today is truly about breath in life and in our yoga practice. Quite often when I am teaching, I remind my students to breath. Especially in … Continue reading Just Breathe – In Yoga and Life
Disclaimer, I am not actually defining yoga, nor am I any sort of expert. The following is simply a list I wrote after my yoga and meditation practice today. I am sharing for anyone interested in yoga or searching for something more... Sitting in half lotus, Coco by my side, the last rings of my … Continue reading What is Yoga?
Another one of my favorite mudras, and chakras to continuously learn about, correlating very closely to the sixth! We have been discussing the Mudras and the Chakras, starting with the first chakra and making our way up, today we move on to the mudra and bija of our crown chakra. Looking at the picture, you … Continue reading Mudra for the Seventh Chakra
One of my favorite mudras, and chakras to continously learn about! Keeping it going as we move up through the chakras, indigo would be for our sixth chakra however, not easy to read with this background. We have been discussing the Mudras and the Chakras, starting with the first chakra and making our way up, today … Continue reading Mudra for the Sixth Chakra
My apologies for interrupting our posts on the mudras however, this is important. Today my anxiety and depression would not be quiet. Starting with work, phone call after phone call, yelling, complaining, the blaming! 23 new emails?! I have not finished filtering what came through over the weekend. My anxiety screaming how terrible I am … Continue reading What is Keeping You From Your Happy Place?