I sat down this month and thought about whether there are certain principles that I believe always can be applied in the asana practice, to offer you as a resource. Note that these are principles, not rules. That means that they are meant to guide and inform your movement, the point being that with these principles in mind, you will be empowered to stay safe and bend stronger in your beautiful, unique body for many, many years to come. Sustainability isn't just for the environment--it's for your yoga, too!
Do you have a mala necklace? Maybe you just want one (they're very "on trend" right now)? But here's the big question: do you know how and what it's used for? Because this string of 108 beads is not a necklace--it's a tool for japa mala meditation. "Japa" is Sanskrit (the language of yoga), … Continue reading 6 Powerful Mantras for Meditation
So many people find their way to yoga looking to increase flexibility, decrease stress, and to create more overall balance in their life. Read about 5 ways to cultivate better balance in your life and on the mat.