UTKATASANA (CHAIR POSE)

Introduction: Half squatting is the challenging pose in usual activities and also during Yoga asana practice. Utakatasana is the physical posture, also called as Chair pose which needs half squatting. This is very good training for Diaphragm (Thoracic diaphragm). Mechanism: The whole body weight shifts from the center and...

Ganesh Chaturthi- Yoga Technique

Father of Yoga, Patanjali Maharshi gave us clues about the social health through its conduct, and spiritual health through its conduct. Friendly towards happy people. Compassionate towards unhappy people. Delight towards virtuous people. Disregard the wicked people. All the times you remain calm and peaceful in your heart, body,...

VRIKSHASANA- “Yoga practice and Yoga Journey”

Meaning: Tree pose Step wise description: Step-1: Samastithihi (Look horizontally) Step-2: Inhale, raise the right foot and place on inner side of left thigh (Obturator Externus & internus for Lateral Rotation of Hip, Gemellus superior & inferior, Gluteus Maximus, Piriformis and Sartorius for Lateral Rotation & Stabilization of Hip,...

“Sleep” – a testing tool in Yoga Teacher Training Course

Sleep is the best signal for relaxation has to be addressed by the trainer on regular basis. Sleep, as it stimulates the Pineal gland, the important hormone melatonin will bring the Biorhythm. This will enhance the capacity of natural healing processes and immune reactions. At the initial days of...

Pranayama- Nadi Shodana – For common person

Manipulation of the vital force that is “Prana” is called as Pranayama. This is happening with or without our awareness. The center in the pons and medulla are responsible for the involuntary respiration. As the neural pathway, the muscles will work. But by conscious manipulation, the awareness on that...

300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh

Goal of education: “Realization of mind- body connection”. This can be learned at 300 hour Yoga Teacher Training Course (YTTC), Rishikesh Yog Sansthan, Rsshikesh, India. Yoga students come from the United States, United Kingdom, Russia and many other countries visit Rishikesh, the source of Yoga knowledge. Rishikesh Yog Sansthan...