Our homes are our sanctuary, a place where we can unwind and recharge after a long day. We all want our homes to be a place of comfort and relaxation, and one way to achieve this is by creating a positive and welcoming environment. In this article, we will provide some home tips on how to get good vibes in your space.
Thai massages are one of the best ways to relax, de-stress and improve your well-being. They're non-invasive, safe for people with injuries or medical conditions, and you can get them in a spa environment or at home. Thai massage specialists are trained to work specifically on the body so you know your treatment will be effective every time...and they're trained to work with different cultures' needs and preferences as well!
Scoliosis is a condition that causes the spine to curve, resulting in an S-shaped spine. It can range from mild to severe and may require surgery or other treatment. The best way to prevent scoliosis from getting worse is through exercise and prevention.
Exercise for scoliosis can help you control your symptoms and encourage good posture
Exercise can also improve the way you feel about yourself.
Interestingly, if you execute a search for the word gratitude, some of the top results are links to research by academic institutions such as Harvard Medical School. Research has been conducted on the beneficial effects of gratitude on our health and wellbeing and has shown that by expressing gratitude, you decrease the focus on negative emotions and report improved mental health. Gratitude research has also shown long lasting positive effects on brain scans.
After a temperate October, we have transitioned into the cooler days and nights of Fall - the perfect time of year to take stock of the year's inventory. To the best of our ability, we take an honest inventory to reflect on our gains and losses. What are we ready to let go of and what do we want to take with us into the new year?
I taught a sequence for anxiety in my monthly restorative class this past week. The supported version of Setu Bandha Sarvangasana (Bridge Formation Pose - shown below) was included in the sequence. I adapted this week’s sequence of poses from BKS Iyengar’s Book,Yoga: the Path to Holistic Health. The original sequence is about 2-3 hours long - perfect for a therapeutic session, but I adapted this one to make it accessible to all levels and to fit into a 75 minute class.
Rishikesh, India is one of the world's top camping places for enjoying joy and calm in nature and exploring the great outdoor adventure activities. Camping at Panchvati Cottage in Rishikesh feels like a beautiful experience, hidden in the Himalayan foothills, with views of lush green forests, the flowing sound of the Ganges, pure air to breathe in, starry skies to sleep beneath, and surrounded by nature all around.
Guru Purnima & the Full Moon in July: Clips with Abhijata Iyengar. New Live Yoga Class! FREE Introduction to Iyengar Yoga Class Series! Introduction to Asana with Lois Steinberg and Beginning Yoga with Erich Schiffmann!