I don't want to contribute to a whitewashed yoga industry that erases yoga's religious meanings and ugly colonial history.
Yoga offers many benefits for the body and the mind. The best part is that you can practice right at home!
Not sure how to begin a home yoga practice? Here are yoga sequences for a 30 day yoga challenge. How to begin a home yoga practice with yoga poses for beginners.
Aerial yoga is a combination of traditional yoga practices with modern acrobatic exercises in order to counteract the negative effects of gravity and provide a vigorous cardio and muscular workout.
Yoga classes at a studio and practicing yoga in your own living room each have advantages and disadvantages. Which option is right for you?
The study of hasta mudras, or yogic hand postures, is a complete science in itself, which can be used to heal oneself naturally. Read on to find out more about this alternative healing therapy.
Yoga is an excellent option for classroom movement breaks. These poses and yoga sequences are easy and fun for younger children who are just starting out with their yoga practice. The yoga flow sequences are short enough to incorporate into brain breaks between lessons.
Yoga can have a profound positive impact on child development in many ways. Yoga provides many life-long benefits to children, from physical fitness, and improved health, to reduced stress, and greater overall happiness.
These are my picks for what I consider to be the 10 most useful and important Iyengar Yoga books for the general yoga population. They are also among my favorites.
Yoga has been shown to greatly reduce the severity of menstrual cramps for women who suffer from painful periods. These 10 poses can help bring relief from period pain.
Adults beginning yoga over 50 can benefit from a gentle sequence of yoga stretches in a chair. These chair exercises for seniors, who may have high blood pressure or joint issues with wrists, shoulders, hips, knees, and ankles, are easy to practice at home at your own pace. Learning full breathing, gentle stretches, and beginning meditation helps seniors improve flexibility and balance, boost immunity, manage stress, sleep better, and foster community.