How to Learn the Headstand

Doing a headstand is part of several poses that you will do in advanced and intense yoga practice. There are several benefits to doing headstand based asanas or poses including circulation and meditation benefits. If you are interested in moving forward with your yoga practice and adding some of the asanas that go with headstands, … Read more

Importance of Building a Solid Foundation in Yoga

With anything that will last, you need to have a strong foundation. This is true of homes, education, and your yoga practice. You need a solid foundation in yoga for certain poses and to make sure you do not injure yourself. Here are some important reasons you need to build a solid foundation in yoga … Read more

The Easiest Hatha Yoga Poses For Beginners

When you first start out in yoga, you may find that some of the poses are not that easy for you to accomplish. You may find that you are straining a bit or that you just aren’t able to complete the pose properly. When you switch yoga styles, you may run into the same exact … Read more

Tips For Improving Your Yoga Flexibility

When you started your yoga practice, you likely had weight loss or tension release in mind. You may not have expected to stick with yoga as long as you have or to want more out of your yoga practice. One of the benefits you may want to gain from your yoga practice is to improve … Read more

What Are Some Tips For Yoga Beginners?

If you are just starting out with yoga and have no idea where to begin, there are a few things that can help you along the way. These tips and tricks are not meant for someone who just wants to grab a DVD and get to it. These are tips for people who are true … Read more

What is Hatha Yoga

You may already know there are several types of yoga out there. In fact, that knowledge may be what started you on the path to finding out what type of yoga may be suitable to your needs and to your lifestyle. Hatha yoga is appealing to many people for a variety of reasons. If you … Read more

Yoga Asanas For Weight Loss

Weight loss and yoga may not seem like they go hand in hand. This is due to the fact that many people see yoga as a way to release stress or to work on muscle tone for an already in shape body. Though these are some of the ways yoga is used, yoga can still … Read more

Yoga Modifications During Pregnancy

If you are a yoga enthusiast, you may have been using yoga in your routine for more than a year. You change up your routines as needed or add new poses to your routine as you see fit. What you may not be expecting is the need to make modifications to your routine once you … Read more

Yoga Moves That Help to Tone Your Muscles

Yoga poses are generally thought of as ways to help your stress level. You may also think about them as a way to drop unwanted weight. What you may not think about is how beneficial certain yoga moves or poses can be in help you tone your muscles. Here are a few of the poses … Read more

Yoga Moves You Can Do With Your Partner

When people think of yoga they tend to think of a solitary practice. At most, they think of how people are involved in a class setting. There is a misconception that yoga is a stand alone or solitary practice, but you may be interested to find that there are several poses you can do as … Read more

Bedtime Yoga For Better Sleep

When you start a sleep routine, you may be looking at a routine that is for better sleep and relaxation. The closest you get to having yoga in your sleep routine is to add it in as a meditation option in the lotus position. You may not even think about yoga as something that can … Read more

Gear You Should Bring to Your First Yoga Class

So, it’s time for your first yoga class. You are ready to go and ready to get started on the stretches and stress relief you have been told so much about. The trick is, you may not know what to bring to that first class. You may not know what is expected and what may … Read more