In yoga philosophy, the yamas serve as a code of ethics that guide us through everyday life. We’ve previously explored ahimsa and satya, so we can now bring our discussion to the third yama, which is asteya. In English, asteya means “non-stealing,” but what is the principle of asteya? As its name suggests, asteya emphasizes […]
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Your neck is part of your spine. It helps support your head and facilitates blood and oxygen flow to the brain. It’s also the most mobile region of the spine, especially compared to the thoracic spine. Keeping your neck spine strong, mobile, and pain-free is essential for overall neuromuscular and skeletal health. Here’s a yoga […]
Prenatal yoga is designed to improve strength and flexibility in expecting mothers, help prepare the body and the mind for childbirth, and help alleviate symptoms associated with pregnancy. Practicing prenatal yoga may also help reduce depression, stress, and mood swings during your pregnancy. Here’s a prenatal yoga sequence to boost your mood.
You may have already heard of yoga blocks and straps, and may even have a couple of these handy props in your personal inventory. But if you haven’t gotten your hands on yoga bolsters yet, there’s an entire roster of reasons as to why you should. But first: What are yoga bolsters for?
The last quarter of the year is upon us, which means we’re about to be neck-deep in holiday activities; and, of course, we get to look at gift guides left and right. Today, we’re sharing self care gifts that will give your friends and loved ones the dose of happiness & wellness they deserve.