HEALTH BENEFITS OF HALASANA - THE PLOUGH POSE

Health Benefits of Halasana The plough Pose

HEALTH BENEFITS OF HALASANA – THE PLOUGH POSE The Plough Pose, Halasana (pronounced ha-laa-suh-nuh) is derived from the Sanskrit word ‘hala’ which means ‘plough’. It is named so because the final pose resembles the plough, an…

Health Benefits of Cat & Cow Poses

Health Benefits of Cat & Cow Poses (Marjaryasana…

Health Benefits of Cat & Cow Poses (Marjaryasana & Bitilasana): Cat pose, or Marjaryasana (pronounced mahr-jahr-YAH-suh-nuh) and Cow pose, Bitilasana, (pronounced bee-tee-LAH-suh-nuh) are beginner level asanas usually practiced together, collectively called “Cat Cow Pose”. Of course,…

Health Benefits of Corpse Pose (Shavasana)

Health Benefits of Corpse Pose (Shavasana)

Shavasana: Sava - Corpse; Asana - Pose The asana is pronounced as Shuh-vah-sana Savasana might look like a nap at the end of your yoga practice. But it’s actually a fully conscious pose aimed at being awake, yet completely…

Health Benefits Of Hero Pose

Health Benefits Of Hero Pose Virasana

Hero Pose Virasana: (veer-AHS-anna) vira = man, hero, chief A basic, sitting posture, Vrishna is excellent for meditation. Although it is a wonderful pose to keep your knees mobile and healthy, but you should avoid sarcasm if you…

creating happiness through yoga

CREATING HAPPINESS THROUGH YOGA

Do you ever find yourself down in the dumps and digging deep down towards the depths of your mind for some sort of consolidation for your mood? We have all been there, right? Sure, it is…

YOGA NIDRA AND ITS BENEFITS

YOGA NIDRA AND ITS BENEFITS

YOGA NIDRA BENEFITS Yoga Nidra (Sanskrit: योग निद्रा “yogic sleep”) is a state of being where the Yogi is neither completely asleep nor fully awake, sort of drowsily aware. With an entirely relaxed body, the…

health benefits Warrior pose

Health Benefits of Warrior Pose 1 (Virabhadrasana I)

Warrior I — Virabhadrasana I (veer-uh-buh-DRAHS-uh-nuh) — is a standing yoga pose named after a mythological Hindu warrior, Virabhadra. An incarnation of the god Shiva, Virabhadra was fierce and powerful, with a thousand arms and hair and eyes of fire.…