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What is Yoga? Yoga is a path to realizing your self, to unveiling the truth that already exists within you. It imparts balance and happiness by integrating all aspects of body, mind, and soul. Learn information about yoga through yoga articles here at All Things Healing. Know what the benefits of yoga are through articles on yoga. For more information about yoga, visit All Things Healing online today!   Spiritual and Healing Practices: Yoga Information Yoga is a series of meditative practices that improve your body’s physical, mental, and spiritual wellbeing. Yoga is not only used as a form of exercise; throughout history, it has helped people to achieve awareness of themselves and everything around them. Certain information about yoga practices can attest to this fact. Different yoga postures require deep breathing and concentration, which brings upon mental calmness in a person. Also, yoga information from yogis states that yoga induces a meditative state in a person, especially in watching how you breathe and perfecting your body’s alignment. Also, information about yoga enumerates the many benefits that yoga can bring to us. Various and difficult yoga positions make us flexible; physical strength is also achieved through yoga. Information from yoga experts also asserts that yoga can prevent back pain and can reduce the risk of heart disease. Whether you are a beginner to the discipline or you have been practicing yoga for a long time now, All Things Healing will help you achieve physical, mental, and spiritual awareness through yoga. We have various videos and articles on yoga that can help guide you with your yoga journey. We believe that our readers should be informed with our methods and healing practices. Our yoga articles and videos aim to provide our readers with materials that they can use to further their well-being. We also have articles on yoga positions and practices which we think would be beneficial to everybody. Our yoga editors Antonio and Donna will ensure that our yoga articles and videos are up-to-date and can assist in helping you achieve the physical, mental, and spiritual balance that you are looking for.

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Lexi is a yoga enthusiast and instructor in Toronto, Ontario. She enjoys living and teaching a healthy lifestyle, and runs the yoga website LexiYoga.com that promotes balancing the mind...
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by Kimaya Singh

With the recent spate of mass shootings, people have begun to ask what it will take to reduce violence, especially among kids or in places where they spend time. We know that violence does not just occur in random places sparked by uncertain things. It also takes place daily in schools or on street corners...

 

Editor's Note: Violence is a result of many things, including mental illness and feelings of loss, anger, loneliness, and powerlessness. Fortunately, these feelings are something that a yoga practice can address, especially when meditation is guided by someone who intentionally wants to empower and encourage students who are dealing with these types of emotions. The author states that, in addressing these negative feelings, yoga gives its practitioners, especially young people, an internal locus of control.

 

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by Jeni James

The city of New York and surrounding areas have had a couple of weeks of challenging times. We prepare again today for another storm. Fortunately, not another Hurricane, but rain, wind, maybe snow at a time when many are just getting settled back into their homes, many are still without power, and many without their homes that were destroyed by Hurricane Sandy...

 

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by Faye Martins

Walking is a great way to stay in shape. You can walk almost anywhere and during any season. Spending time outside in the sunlight is one of the primary ways to regulate your circadian rhythm. The circadian rhythm governs your sleep-wake cycle...

 

Editor´s Note: In this short piece, the author notes that many Ayurvedic health practioners recommend beginning one's day with a brisk walk, followed by or preceeded by yoga asana (postures). Find out why sun salutations are suggested, as well as a description of how to practice them. Start your morning off right!

 

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by Brooke Nisbet, MA, RYT

The first of the eight limbs of yoga are the yamas, which can be translated as the restraints or moral/ethical guidelines in which to live by. The yamas help us to understand that our goal on earth is to be compassionate, generous, honest and peaceful...


Editor´s Note: It's that time of year to make a new year's resolution. I'm not really keen on making resolutions every January, rather, when I notice that a new habit needs to be instilled, I work at adding it to my schemata whenever it's appropriate. It just so happens that this December I've realized that I really want to practice Satya more fully and with authentic intent. Satya is sanksrit for truth…

 

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Editor's Note: Many people have hyper-extended elbows and that's not the best for using the body long term. Check out this video to understand how to avoid hyperextension in the elbows while doing yoga.

 

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by Jeff Anthony
Cross-posted from WakingTimes.com

Remember when you were a kid, and something bad happened at school or on the playground. All you wanted to do was run home to Mama! Well, maybe it’s time to do that again...

 

Editor's Note from Lexi Yoga: We all have a divine feminine energy inside us. Now is the time to embrace and awaken this feminine energy in order to develop and create new ideas, let go of our old ways, practice forgiveness and love with open arms.

 

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by Nona Jordan
Now, here is a confession. I practiced Yoga asana and pranayama for many years before I learned ANYTHING about the other limbs of Yoga. Frankly, it just didn’t speak to me. In fact, it sort of freaked me out. I began studying Buddhism, because the language appealed to me so much more than the Yogic language. THEN I found out that Budda was a Yogi before he was the Buddha...

 

Editor's Note: We all find a different path towards yoga. Some may stop at just the physical practice of doing asana (poses). Others may feel they most resonate with pranayama (breath focus). Others may dive fully into the 8 Limbs of Yoga. The path to get to any of these areas of yoga is different for everyone, especially if you're raised in the west. This piece gives a realistic and honest description of the author's path to the 8 Limbs of Yoga. Read on yogis!

 

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by Deborah Adele, MA

I recently heard a story about a teacher who was instructing on laziness. He proceeded to tell his students that there are 2 kinds of lazy. One is the kind where a person just sits around doing nothing...

 

Editor's Note: This piece is short, but meaningful. In yoga one tries to be present and practice mindfulness. The author, Deborah Adele, tells an anecdote that leaves you reflecting on your own ability to be present.

 

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Editor's Note: Don't have a lot of time, but want to sweat and work your muscles? Try this 20 minutes Baptiste Power Vinyasa Flow class! You will work muslces you didn't even know you had, follow your breath and feel blissful after savasana. Give it a try!

 

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by Melina Meza, BS Nutrition, 500-RYT

1. Get your 8 hours of sleep every night and keep that sleep bank full this season! With sufficient rest, your immune system will stay strong and you will be less susceptible to the common cold. Without sufficient sleep, not only does your immune system get compromised, but your judgment, coordination, memory, and desire for exercise all decrease as well...

 

 

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by Jeni James

The fact is, none of us are a lost cause and it is never too late to transform our lives into exactly what is desired. Yes, it will take effort and awareness to heal old wounds if they should arise. However, if merely a new alignment needs to be shaped from something already strong, there is a foundation for transformation...

 

 

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by Anna Hunt
Cross-posted from WakingTimes.com

The human body is hard-wired in such a way that we have the innate capability to experience deep spiritual events, regardless of one’s religious or theological beliefs. However, the reality of life is that our bodies are constantly bombarded with toxins, chemicals and poisons, while our minds and psyches are constantly cluttered by media, distractions and group-think...

 

Editor's Note from Lexi Yoga: Our bodies are constantly surrounded by toxins and chemicals, while our minds are cluttered by the media and ongoing distractions. This is why it can be difficult to reach pure enlightenment, moments of clarity and a true spiritual experience. Here are six ways that you can prepare your body, mind and spirit for a real awakening.

 

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De-stress for a Happy & Healthy Life

by Yogacharya Dr. Ananda Balayogi Bhavanani

Stress is inevitable in the modern world because of the imbalance between the demands of one’s environment and one’s capabilities. Unless we develop awareness and consciousness of what we think, feel and do, there cannot be a lasting solution to stress.

 

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