Yoga Nidra: Step-1 & 2

The initial 2 steps of Yoga Nidra Yoga Nidra: “Shavasana” is the relaxation and meditative pose. It requires less physical effort hence the mind can be focused easily. Yoga Nidra: “Self-relaxation” is the first step of Yoga Nidra. It requires all the external supports for the sake of comfort...

CRANE POSE (or) BAKASANA

Ramayanam is the first poem by first sage, Valmiki event based on “Crane bird”. Once he went to river Tamasa to have morning sandhya vandanam. A heron couple was engaged in love-play near the bank. Suddenly a sharp arrow pierced the chest of the male bird which fell bleeding...

BHOJANA MANTRA- YOGA LIFE

The sound (prayer) before eating initiates the body and tune the mind towards eating event. From the scriptures, the sound of Sanskrit words used in this Bhojana mantra is totally meant about the food, its composition, its process of reaching us and its digestion inside. Aham Vaishvaanaro Bhutvaa Praaninaam...

YOGA AND VERTEBRAL DISC

The vertebral disc is a connective material between two vertebrae (cartilage fibrous). This provides a bit joint space and minor mobility. This disc also provides the space at the sides for the passage of nerves (Spinal nerves). Since it is a soft material than the bone there is a...

200 hours Yoga tour in 2017

Jala Neti: One of the shat kriyas. TTC students are happy to learn such ancient technique for the first time in their life. Felt free breath, easier and comfort which was not known before. Few also performed Vamana dhouti (Voluntary vomiting process) and Shankha Prakshalana (Loose motions practice) as...

Yoga in Beginners view

The knowledge about Yoga asana as physical posture is a common mistake by beginners. Here in Cobra pose, the hands’ support for spinal extension overcomes the erector spinae and multifidus which are the actual muscles. If the student is using the big joints like shoulder, elbows, and wrists for...