Tips for Better Pilates So that you get the maximum benefits from your Pilates exercises you want to make sure that you are thinking about these tips all the time: Staying Focuses Pilates is made so that your breathing techniques combine with your body moving. Many of the Qualified Pilates instructors will teach you the […]
Learning the Pilates Method If you are someone that is new to Pilates, you may not know that it is growing quickly as a form of exercise in the world these days. Within the U.S. the numbers are reaching an amazing 10.6 million people using it. The practice of Pilates is gaining speed over the […]
Yama And Niyama In Yoga
Yoga defines yama and niyama as the positive and negative aspects of behaviour respectively.
Traditional texts mention ten yamas and ten niyamas but Patanjali’s Yogasutra, which is considered the original treatise on yoga, defines five yamas and five niyamas. It has been mentioned that in Manusmirti that it is more important to […]
Yoga for Business People: Enhance your Business Acumen
While the neuro-surgeon himself swears by the mantra which he recites every morning, believing it is instrumental in making divine energy flow through him, he feels that the beneficial effects of yoga on all professionals, particularly businessmen, have hardly been talked about.
Yoga or meditation is very beneficial to […]
Yoga for Business People: Mind-Body Connection
Yoga, meditation, and other Eastern-born exercises are finding a growing audience among harried business people craving inner calm.
Classes are offered at health clubs, company fitness centers, corporate retreats and spas.
Ideas that once were left-of-center are finding greater acceptance with the public support. Mind-body executive fitness is a hot topic right […]
Yoga for Business People: Do Not Get Distracted From your Goal
Suresh Nigam, chairman of MetJet, one of the leading trainers of computer hardware engineers in India, not only practices yoga but preaches it at his 35 centers.
So what is it and how does it work.
At the heart of it is something which translates as the […]
Yoga for Business People: Workplace Implications
Mind-body fitness, which derives from Eastern philosophies and religions, improves physical and emotional well-being, and has implications for workplace performance.
The overall benefits of mind-body exercise are documented in an increasing number of scientific studies. They include everything from reducing cardiac risk factors to enhancing mood.
‘You’re under stress, but you have […]
Yoga For Beginners – Yoga techniques on the loose
If you currently do yoga, or are considering indulging in it then you need to know these techniques. Yoga is a great way to maintain health in your life. You can do yoga about anywhere from home to with an instructor in the gym. But, you must […]
Using Pilates for Rehabilitation
It is noted that due to the low impact of the Pilates system, it can be used for rehabilitation.
There are going to be limitations of course and you will probably not see anyone with a broken bone in front of their TV doing Pilates.
It is very important for anyone who wants to […]
Moderate Exercises to Fitness
Have you ever felt tired and stressed out from work and by the time you get home you see your three children running towards you asking you to play basketball with them? You refused and promised them that you will after you take you rest.
Instead of disappointing your children, why not say, […]
The Great Winsor Pilates
Mari Winsor was a 54-year-old woman with a great physique. She is the founder of Winsor Pilates and her body is like a twenty year old with great tone and flexibility.
Mari Winsor brought her form of Pilates for the use of the public. It is a modified low impact version of the […]
History of Pilates
Pilates was designed by Joseph Pilates during World War I to improve the rehabilitation program for the returning veterans. Joseph Pilates had the belief that
both mental health and physical health are essential to one another.
He recommended some precise body movements that control and form to aid injured soldiers. These movements were used to […]