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1.Can Yoga Be The Perfect Exercise by Douglas Alp
Sometimes it amazes me to see all the new television infomercials on gadgets and programs on improving ones health and well being. There is one strong hold on low impact exercise that not only improves your body but also improves your mind. Yoga is the ...
[Added: 05 Jan 2007   Hits: 1078   Words: 548]

2.All about Yoga and Pilates by David Yuri
Yoga and Pilates are two of the most widely known and used methods of gaining physical strength, mental balance and other positive effects at the same time, by practicing some exercises in a correct manner, of course. Both of these techniques involve the control ...
[Added: 05 Jan 2007   Hits: 1412   Words: 602]

3.How to pick yoga mats by David Yuri
If you've reached the conclusion that yoga is the perfect thing for you at this point in your life, you probably know that you need to look for yoga classes somewhere in your area. However, for those who ...
[Added: 05 Jan 2007   Hits: 1046   Words: 636]

4.Important Information About Sahaja Yoga by Elizabeth Morgan
What is Sahaja Yoga? A unique method of mediation is used for sahaja yoga which is a type of yoga that claims to be based on an experience called self-realization. It works partly with Tantra Yoga and every human being ...
[Added: 22 Dec 2006   Hits: 926   Words: 378]

5.Bring Vibrancy to Your Life through Yoga Books by Bryan Josling
Yoga helps in refreshing the body, soul and mind. And, in present scenario, where, there is no peace of mind, here emerges a need of yoga, which helps an individual in regaining peace of mind. However, it is ...
[Added: 07 Dec 2006   Hits: 886   Words: 436]

6.Things To Know About Yoga by Javier Fuller
Yoga in true sense is described as a system that is scientific in nature. It has a spiritual touch  and was a practice that originated in India. Yoga is derived from a Sanskrit word, Yoke. Yoga provides you with physical and mental peace. ...
[Added: 07 Dec 2006   Hits: 1125   Words: 484]

7.Yoga For Cancer Afflicted Folks by Javier Fuller
There is no direct correlation between yoga as remedial measure and cancer. However Yoga has proved its efficacy in easing the stress and trauma that a cancer patient undergoes. Yoga could be even adopted as a preventive measure against cancer. Since Yoga happens to be a natural healer ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2006   Hits: 868   Words: 384]

8.The World Goes Gaga Over Yoga As A Stress Reducer by Javier Fuller
Yoga has intruded into almost all spheres of healthcare. A good number of health organizations in America have come up with strong advocation for Yoga practices. And they are no fool in doing so as they are well aware of yoga's efficacy in holistic health ...
[Added: 30 Nov 2006   Hits: 893   Words: 434]

9.Teaching Is A Great Responsibility. by Javier Fuller
Teaching is a great responsibility. And teaching yoga is still greater a responsibility! The ordinary teaching is to sharpen your intellectual abilities. In yoga, your efforts are to break the mind-barrier, transcend and seek entry to the zone of silence. So, very ...
[Added: 04 Nov 2006   Hits: 1114   Words: 408]

10.Yoga Poses are Therapeutic! by Javier Fuller
The entire subject of yoga in relation to health is about various postures. For every disease, it can be wildly claimed that there is a posture prescribed. Ask any yoga enthusiast/teacher and he will not only vouchsafe for it, he will promise cure ...
[Added: 01 Nov 2006   Hits: 901   Words: 406]

11.Identify The Pain In Your Back And Leg by Javier Fuller
Sometimes, it is quite difficult to understand whether the pain in your back is due to leg pain or due to back pain! Human body is such an integrated mechanism that most of the times it ...
[Added: 16 Oct 2006   Hits: 892   Words: 453]

12.How Well Does Exercises For Low Back Pain Work? by Javier Fuller
Researches prove that slouching is the main cause of back pain. Slouching for long hours on your couch or in front of television or your personal computer can cause severe back pain in the form of low back pain. This is mainly due to wrong sitting postures. Well, ...
[Added: 16 Oct 2006   Hits: 919   Words: 370]

13.Yoga as Exercise by Chris Chenoweth
Here are some yoga basics and background information that will help you to use yoga in your life. The practice of yoga will help you decrease stress and enhance your lifestyle, your physical health and your mental well-being. You DO NOT ...
[Added: 13 Oct 2006   Hits: 908   Words: 1353]

14.The Coming Of Yoga Equipments... by Javier Fuller
Yoga is no more the ancient heritage of India. It has become domineering part of the Western lifestyle. Its authentic “export” to the western world, started with Swami Vivekananda's Chicago address, at the Parliament of Religions in the year 1893. “Brothers and Sisters ...
[Added: 11 Oct 2006   Hits: 733   Words: 490]

15.Hatha Yoga Induces Spiritual Growth by Javier Fuller
What is Hatha Yoga? Most emphatically, its concern is mainly to tame the body for its onward spiritual growth. If it is only the body aspect, is the God given/God-designed body imperfect for commencing and conducting spiritual disciplines? Those who disown Hatha Yoga ...
[Added: 11 Oct 2006   Hits: 646   Words: 378]

16.Ashtanga Yoga Codifies Mental Discipline To Make The Concept Of Global Village Into A Reality! by Javier Fuller
Year 2006 is 5,055th year of Kaliyuga. As per Hindu mythology the present era is Kaliyuga and it is considered as a dark age for mankind. According to this belief every face is wearing a mask- ...
[Added: 27 Sep 2006   Hits: 659   Words: 456]

17.Yoga Accessories: A Crucial Part Of Modern Yoga Practice by Javier Fuller
The very mention of the word yoga brings before the curtain of mind, certain fit and glowing bodies doing their workout in difficult and strange postures. “The beauty mixed with strain” attract the onlookers and they get curious to know more about the art. A ...
[Added: 24 Sep 2006   Hits: 757   Words: 369]

18.Secrets To Performing Yoga Postures by Mike Mann
When performing yoga it is important to keep up a good yoga posture and this is all that it will take for you keep up with good yoga practice. Yoga can help a person in ...
[Added: 21 Sep 2006   Hits: 709   Words: 730]

19.Use Prescription Of Yoga To Treat Your Back Pain by Javier Fuller
After visiting so many orthopedists and back pain specialists, after taking so many over the counter medications and after experiencing their side effects and no effects in curing your back pain are virtually hopeless of getting one right solution to your problems?? Don't feel ...
[Added: 16 Sep 2006   Hits: 588   Words: 542]

20.The Benefits Of Yoga: Efficiency In Work Is Yoga! by Javier Fuller
Sometimes what a voluminous book can not explain can be explained in a single sentence! It is true about yoga. Yoga is not mere a word; it is a vast subject with many dimensions. The wise saying goes, “Yoga karmasu ...
[Added: 14 Sep 2006   Hits: 758   Words: 438]

21.5 Reasons to Take up Yoga Now by Allison Whitehead
Yoga is fast becoming one of the most popular forms of exercise around, and more and more people are taking it up every day. Here are five good reasons why you should join them now: 1 - It's a low impact form of ...
[Added: 14 Sep 2006   Hits: 751   Words: 427]

22.Considering A New Yoga Teacher Or Yoga Class by Margaret (Saraswati) Kruszewska
Try the Class Yourself Recommendations for a yoga teacher from a friend may be good but you must check the class out for yourself. What works perfectly for a friend may not be a good fit for ...
[Added: 31 Aug 2006   Hits: 662   Words: 1023]

23.Different yoga accessories that can help you by Jane Farup
Compared to most of the sports and other physical activity that you can think of, Yoga requires very little by way of accessories. However, you may need to pay attention to the little that is needed because of some peculiarities of Yoga. The accessories that you may need for ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2006   Hits: 819   Words: 622]

24.Grab the best Yoga Wear Now by Paula Korel
So, you want to get into yoga but haven't picked out a good workout suit for it yet? Well, that's what this article here was written for. To help you in choosing the best outfit for your yoga lessons/workouts. Choosing the right yoga wear ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2006   Hits: 870   Words: 693]

25.True Yoga for Enlightenment and better health by dara grace
"India a land of yogis and mystics" is a quote familiar with the western press. Known for its magical feats and the famous rope trick, India is a land that has always exuded charm. Yoga is a tradition in India and is seen ...
[Added: 25 Jul 2006   Hits: 700   Words: 526]

26.Health Benefits of Yoga by Donovan Baldwin
Yoga is an ancient way, practiced for thousands of years, steeped in tradition and, to most people, a mysterious enigma. When practitioners would speak of the many benefits they had experienced in both mental and physical health, yoga would seem to be both a perfect practice, or one whose ...
[Added: 14 Jul 2006   Hits: 786   Words: 756]

27.The Practice of Hatha Yoga by Rob Daniels
Hatha Yoga is mainly practiced for health and vitality. Hatha Yoga was introduced in the 15th century by Yogi Swatmarama. Hatha yoga focuses on the purification of the physical being which leads to the purification of the mind or vital energy. The exploration of ...
[Added: 22 Jun 2006   Hits: 847   Words: 376]

28.Yoga's Eight Fold Path to Enlightenment by Brodi Saatpha
While many consider Yoga to be a form a physical exercise, it is also known to be an exercise in spiritual development. Most would agree that the true goal of Yoga is to provide the individual with the means to achieve inner peace and balance. To ...
[Added: 17 May 2006   Hits: 781   Words: 444]

29.Yoga Supplies - Find Out Why Yoga Supplies It All by Mike Mann
Yoga is said to be the oldest practice of self-development known. It started in India which dates back about 500 years ago. By exercising Yoga, one can gain information and benefits on the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual well-being. Moreover, it encourages the individual to focus on his or her ...
[Added: 13 May 2006   Hits: 701   Words: 599]

30.History of Yoga by Rob Daniels
Yoga is a union of body, mind, and spirit. The history of yoga is long and steeped in tradition. Yoga is an ancient system of health and fitness which originated in India. The word yoga has ...
[Added: 11 May 2006   Hits: 813   Words: 354]

31.Benefit of Yoga Part I by T Slater
The practice of Yoga brings with it many physical and emotional benefits that the majority of people are unaware of. This article is quite long, so we have broken it up into two parts. The ...
[Added: 06 May 2006   Hits: 722   Words: 800]

32.How to Prevent Yoga Injuries by Susi Hately Aldous
[the illustrations for these exercises can be found on the website at the end of this article) BACK BENDS Yoga injuries is a common concern for many people, especially in the area of back bends. To prevent ...
[Added: 29 Apr 2006   Hits: 787   Words: 666]

33.Yoga Asanas - The Courage To Move Beyond Limitations by Rebecca Prescott
When I was 21 I suffered a slipped disc in my lower back. I couldn't sit down during the acute phase, only lie or stand, though standing itself was uncomfortable at the time. Once the acute phase had passed (with rest, although acupuncture and shiatsu ...
[Added: 24 Apr 2006   Hits: 784   Words: 675]

34.Yoga V's Pilates - A Difference Of Consciousness by Rebecca Prescott
Yoga is a transformative art, and deceptively simple. At least, although the advanced yoga postures are in fact difficult to the unpracticed, and look it, the changes that yoga can bring into one's life belie the apparent simplicity of stretching muscles. ...
[Added: 24 Apr 2006   Hits: 719   Words: 607]

35.Heigh Ho! Heigh Ho! It's off to Yoga I go! by Liana Mirkin
Can we be as harmonic as those seven fictional characters on their way to mine their day away when we have a back ache? Can we obtain relief or do we have to endure a day of aches and pains while on the clock? An article I recently viewed ...
[Added: 14 Apr 2006   Hits: 754   Words: 900]

36.Tips For Doing Inversion Yoga Poses by Rebecca Prescott
Headstand (salamba shirshasana) is one of the yoga poses that are considered inversion poses. Inversion poses involve any asanas that lift the feet above the head. Other inversion poses that are well known include shoulderstand (salamba sarvangasana) and half shoulderstand (viparita karani). But even lying on the floor ...
[Added: 14 Apr 2006   Hits: 791   Words: 1016]

37.Is Yoga The Answer - Yoga The Medicinal Fix by Kacy Carr
Is Yoga the answer - Why are so many people choosing to ignore the warning signs that is causing major concerns towards their health - environmental hazards which are out of our control but very much a part of our lives is becoming a worry to us all. Then ...
[Added: 12 Apr 2006   Hits: 699   Words: 442]

38.Yoga Clothing - Dressing Down To Dress Up by Kacy Carr
Does it matter what clothing is to be worn when practising Yoga, well of course it does - yoga exercises are about comforting the mind so why not go the whole hog and have the lot - comfort on the body also. There are no certain identities ...
[Added: 08 Apr 2006   Hits: 835   Words: 457]

39.Yoga Exercises - Yoga Music The Call Of The Forest v Swan Lake by Kacy Carr
Have you never questioned yourself why you are not one of the millions of people worldwide practising Yoga. People in that many numbers don't get it wrong in choice of exercise on how to keep fit and healthy. Research behind Yoga exercise has ...
[Added: 06 Apr 2006   Hits: 772   Words: 426]

40.How Yoga Works for Weight Loss by Janice Elizabeth Small
Yoga is probably not an obvious choice of activity when it comes to weight loss but despite the speed of the movements it is deceptively effective and here's why. 1. Yoga strengthens and streamlines your muscles During yoga practise you ...
[Added: 04 Apr 2006   Hits: 688   Words: 621]

41.Yoga Exercises - Healthy Lifeline With The Yoga Experience by Kacy Carr
No debate can arise from Yoga Exercises or is questionable on just how powerful yoga can be. Yoga has proven to give beneficial rewards to millions of people in helping them to keep in shape while at the same time ...
[Added: 27 Mar 2006   Hits: 723   Words: 572]

42.Benefit of Yoga - The Christian Viewpoint by Alden Smith
The benefit of yoga is twofold - increased health and unification of the spirit with the body. It is accomplished through the use of many different aspects, but mainly through the combination of Asanas , or postures, and breathing/meditation practices. This raises many ...
[Added: 23 Mar 2006   Hits: 649   Words: 894]

43.Yoga Exercises - What Has Cannabis Got In Common With Yoga by Kacy Carr
What has yoga exercises and cannabis got in common - well that is simple they both relate to joints. Cannabis is smoked in a joint and yoga exercises help relax the joints. Let us focus on the how the natural way ...
[Added: 22 Mar 2006   Hits: 717   Words: 542]

44.Yoga Positions for Beginners - 2 Things You Need To Know by Kacy Carr
Each and every one of us experience being in all sorts of positions throughout the day whether it be sitting up, lying down, crouched or stooped. These are all part of your day to day activities but are they doing you any good like Yoga positions ...
[Added: 22 Mar 2006   Hits: 687   Words: 604]

45.Yoga for Kids - Torment Of A Silent Mind by Kacy Carr
Why is it that Yoga for kids is becoming even more popular today than it was in days of yesterday, well children are just as much prone to suffer from stress just like adults do. How can this ...
[Added: 09 Mar 2006   Hits: 667   Words: 636]

46.Common Types of Yoga - What Is The Difference by Kacy Carr
What is the difference between common yoga and the not so common yoga, nothing only one is practiced on a wider scale than the other. It is up to each individual and their preferences to ...
[Added: 09 Mar 2006   Hits: 693   Words: 457]

47.The Benefit Of Yoga by Alden Smith
Yoga, and the benefit of yoga, is generically defined as a Hindu discipline that helps unite the body and mind. Aimed at achieving a state of perfect spiritual insight and tranquility, it is practiced in the West most commonly as physical exercise practiced as part of the discipline. The ...
[Added: 02 Mar 2006   Hits: 878   Words: 652]

48.Yoga - The Natural Master Of All Remedies by Kacy Carr
Yoga is practised the whole world over by people wanting to free up their mind from stress/anxiety and to strengthen their concentration pattern. Pressure from stress and a great many other disorders are some of the main reasons why people turn to yoga. And why wouldnt they ...
[Added: 28 Feb 2006   Hits: 373   Words: 399]

49.Yoga - In Sickness And In Health by Kacy Carr
If one of your priorities in life is to keep in shape physically and mentally then yoga is the answer. Yoga is practised by millions of people and is on the increase daily. How many to be ...
[Added: 28 Feb 2006   Hits: 373   Words: 517]

50.Hot Off The Press - How Hot Is Hot Yoga by Kacy Carr
The beginning of yoga goes back 2,500 years and was introduced by Patanjali of who we owe a debt of gratitude for helping us all in our quest to maintain stability in mind spirit and soul. Most importantly it is the healthy outlook on life. (mentally/physically) it gives. ...
[Added: 28 Feb 2006   Hits: 347   Words: 484]

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