Pilates For The Disabled Pilates is a series of about five hundred exercises that Joseph Pilates created and were inspired by calisthenics, yoga and ballet. These exercises work to improve flexibility, strength, balance and body awareness. Not only is Pilates a great physical experience designed to strengthen the body’s core muscles, it is also a […]
Yoga for Women: Exercises WARRIOR III POSE: Start in the Mountain Pose with the heels slightly apart, big toes touching, legs straight, chest lifted, pelvis in a neutral position. Placing hands on hips, step back with your right foot so just your right toes touch the floor, all of your body weight on your left […]
Yoga and Meditation As it is generally admitted by yoga practitioners and yoga trainers, yoga sessions are very much about self equilibrium, peacefulness and meditation. By practicing meditation we can all reach the sublime state of learning the purpose of our existence and maximizing our will to reach it. Studies have proven that meditation highly […]
Basic Yoga Lessons for Women
If a woman wants a healthy way of life devoid of any strain and stress, she should start her day with yoga.
First things first, when you roll out of your bed, sit onto a mat on the floor and hug your knees to your chest. Then raise your legs in the […]
Yoga Types – Hatha Yoga
Hatha yoga is an ancient hindu system of working with the human nervous system.
Because it releases tension and endows one with renewed energy, far too many 20th century people, yoga teachers included, have come to look upon the venerable Indian physical science as solely an exercise for health and vitality of […]
Yoga for Beginners: How to take those first steps into Yoga
Yoga is all around us these days. From Sting to Madonna, to maybe even your next door neighbor, everyone is hooked upon this fitness craze and with good cause. As a form of physical exercise, Yoga indeed is a force to be reckoned with. But […]
The word Kundalini is a familiar one to all students of Yoga,
as it is well known as the power, in the form of a coiled serpent, residing in Muladhara Chakra, the first of the seven Chakras, the other six being Svadhishthana, Manipuraka, A nahata, Visuddha, Ajna and Sahasrara, in order.
Less is historically known of […]
Pilates Principles similar to Yoga Joseph Pilates claimed that his exercise method has a theoretical and a philosophical foundation. It is not just a collection of exercises, but it is a method that was developed and refined during its more than eighty years of observation and use. One interpretation of the Pilates Principles is that […]
Instant 10 minute Yoga: New Form of Yoga Do you drag yourself out of bed on Monday mornings, exhausted before you’ve even begun the week. Or maybe you can’t enjoy your evenings, because work drains you of every ounce of energy. Don’t worry, you can boost your energy levels and balance your body with a […]
What Is Pilates? Pilates is a body conditioning method that seeks to build strength, coordination, flexibility and endurance without adding any muscle bulk. Pilates also helps increase the circulation which gets the blood flowing to every cell of your body. It also helps to sculpt the body as well as strengthen the body’s -powerhouse- or […]