• Yoga for Wellness: Healing with the Timeless Teachings of Viniyoga

    By Gary Kraftsow

    Mainstream the United States is eventually catching directly to what japanese nations have identified for millions of years--that yoga is not just an excellent, reduced impact technique to raise flexibility and decrease rigidity, it's also beneficial in therapeutic any variety of afflictions, from universal aches and pains to persistent ailments and emotional setbacks. during this effortless to keep on with advisor for practitioners in any respect degrees, America's top instructor of Viniyoga emphasizes the actual in addition to the non secular elements of therapeutic via yoga. starting with a common creation, he then comprises case reviews and particular yoga sequences designed to deal with person illnesses. better of all, every one step of every posture in a chain is obviously illustrated with its personal picture. The routines during this e-book are actually transformative and sure to aid these trying to find possible choices to mainstream medication and people trying to find a fashion of turning into extra concerned about their very own actual wellbeing and fitness.
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  • The Complete Guide to Yoga Inversions: Learn How to Invert, Float, and Fly with Inversions and Arm Balances

    Turn your yoga regimen on its head!

    Designed to take you from a newbie to a sophisticated yoga pupil, this beneficial consultant can help you to development from downward puppy to even the extra elaborate of handstand poses.

    Improve concentration and talent as you tone your higher physique and center. The entire consultant to Yoga Inversions is the final word number of the most typical arm stability poses and yoga inversions which are present in various sorts of yoga together with ashtanga, bikram, strength, hatha and more.

    Challenge your self with XX arm balances and yoga poses with particular step by step directions from health and yoga teacher Jennifer DeCurtins. every one pose encompasses a priceless picture besides differences and progressions. discover ways to do pivotal, foundational poses such headstand, handstand and crow.

    The entire advisor to Yoga Inversions is the ideal advisor to enhance your ability.

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  • Structural Yoga Therapy: Adapting to the Individual

    By Mukunda Stiles

    Structural Yoga treatment has been written for lecturers and severe practitioners who are looking to use yoga to carry whole stability to the physique. Mukunda Stiles starts by means of supplying a complete review of the non secular philosophy of yoga, and its many branches. He discusses every thing starting pupil must ponder whilst settling on a tradition, together with how to define a yoga instructor. He additionally stocks his strong figuring out of anatomy and kinesiology (how particular muscle tissue and bones react in the course of circulate) that you should know the way every one asana impacts your physique. Structural Yoga treatment "TM" includes a sequence of 24 asanas. you are going to research "body-reading" to figure out what your posture unearths approximately muscular imbalances. you will discover out approximately joint mobility and muscle power and the right way to paintings with a sequence of joint-freeing routines to bolster muscular tissues. when you are absolutely familiar with your own wishes, Stiles teaches you ways to synthesize a personalised software from the 24 Structural Yoga asanas to optimize well-being and therapeutic. This invaluable textbook can be priceless for someone operating in actual treatment, myofascial free up strategies, or other kinds of therapeutic massage.
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  • Yin Yoga: Outline of a Quiet Practice (2nd Edition)

    By Paul Grilley

    Yoga as practiced within the U.S. is sort of completely yang or muscular in nature. The yin element of yoga (using postures that extend connective tissue) is nearly unknown yet very important for a balanced method of actual and psychological healthiness. Paul Grilley's Yin Yoga - define of a Quiet perform shares find out how to perform postures in a yin method. Grilley comprises an evidence of contemporary Meridian idea, which states that the meridians of acupuncture conception are currents flowing during the connective tissues of the physique. Yin Yoga is particularly designed to deal with those tissues. the 2 significant changes among a yin and a yang yoga perform are that yin postures might be performed with the muscle mass secure and will be held many years. for the reason that connective tissue doesn't stretch like muscle and won't reply good to short stresses. furthermore, Yin Yoga higher prepares humans for meditation. For yoga practitioners trying to find anything past actual postures. Yin Yoga addresses the deeper religious dimensions of yoga, with important sections on chakras, respiring routines, and meditation.

    Illustrated with thirty-five black and white photographs of Yin Yoga postures and 6 colour illustrations of the body's connective tissue and meridian traces.
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  • The Yoga Deck II

    Like its best-selling significant other deck, The Yoga Deck II permits rookies, specialists, and teachers to make rejuvenating meditations a part of way of life. The Yoga Deck II features a new collection of respiring routines, warm-ups, poses, and meditations (providing much more style and strategies for exercises) and will be used by itself or together with The Yoga Deck. On a seashore, in the house, or maybe on the place of work, those transportable playing cards are perfect for tension reduction and for selling energy and effort.
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  • Weight-Resistance Yoga: Practicing Embodied Spirituality

    By Max Popov

    Rework power education right into a conscious, meditative perform

    • Explains find out how to result in a relaxed, meditative nation throughout the routine, respiring, and concentration of strength-training workouts

    • includes illustrated directions for 26 routines to soundly develop the neck, shoulders, hands, hips, knees, ankles, and torso

    • bargains themed meditations at the embodied event of the routines to facilitate a conscious nation in the course of your consultation

    • the best supplement to a yoga flexibility perform

    Applying the knowledge of hatha yoga to weight-lifting workouts, Weight-Resistance Yoga finds the best way to rework a strength-training consultation right into a conscious, calm, and meditative yoga perform. via 26 totally illustrated weight-resistance workouts utilizing machines, loose weights, and the physique itself--along with an emphasis on coordinated rhythmic respiring, balance, stillness, and whole absorption within the body’s pursuits opposed to resistance--fitness coach Max Popov explains tips on how to entry the tranquility that dwells inside of every one folks whereas appropriately, successfully, and successfully strengthening your neck, shoulders, palms, torso, hips, knees, and ankles. To aid the meditative nation of this tradition, the writer contains 20 themed meditations at the embodied event of the routines.

    The excellent supplement to yoga flexibility perform, weight-resistance yoga lets you absolutely inhabit your physique, empty your brain of daily preoccupations, and fill your soul with comprehensions of deeper realities, delivering energy, calm, and religious illumination via your actual health paintings.
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    By B.K.S. Iyengar

    All over the world, expanding numbers of individuals are turning to yoga as a way of holding healthy and lowering rigidity. during this finished and hugely illustrated advisor B.K.S. Iyengar, the world's major instructor of yoga, stocks his designated, holistic process. For Iyengar, yoga is greater than only a type of workout; it's a holistic adventure that advantages the physique, brain, and spirit. He outlines the philosophy and beliefs in the back of this old perform and explains how yoga may help to counter the stresses of contemporary dwelling. Designed for each point of skill, age, and actual , there are targeted directions for amateur, intermediate, and complex scholars. essentially illustrated, step by step directions clarify the way to practice every one yoga asana, or posture, appropriately, whereas a distinct 360-degree view of the ultimate pose exhibits precisely easy methods to place every one a part of the physique. a distinct part introduces B.K.S. Iyengar's cutting edge use of props, allowing newcomers or the fewer versatile to perform the vintage yoga asanas extra simply and successfully. a different part illustrates sequences of asanas to regard or hinder quite a lot of diseases. moreover, there's a 20-week yoga path, for my part formulated through B.K.S. Iyengar, which progresses from basic to more difficult postures. indisputably, Yoga: The Iyengar approach is the definitive advisor to the perform of yoga via the grasp.
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  • The Healing Power of Mudras: The Yoga of the Hands

    Using Mudras, or "yoga of the hands," has been known for hundreds of years as an easy but powerful therapeutic instrument, identified to avoid and remedy health problems and produce approximately non secular regeneration. This ebook examines Mudras, and teaches how commonplace perform can rejuvenate your physique and brain and rework your way of life. protecting all you must learn about appearing Mudras, this insightful and informative ebook will help you achieve an knowing of a kind of yoga that has already helped millions of individuals. transparent illustrations clarify precisely how you can use Mudras, and chapters discover every little thing from using Mudras in dance and martial arts to nutrition and the perform of visualisation. extra sections examine how combining Mudras with confident colors and song can increase your well being. They take mins to accomplish, and will be performed nearly at any place at any time, but the consequences are highly necessary. This e-book is a needs to for somebody who desires to release their spirituality and alter their day-by-day lives. Mudras are believed to be the major to religious and psychological health, and may greatly improve each point of your lifestyles.
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  • Tantra Yoga Secrets: Eighteen Transformational Lessons to Serenity, Radiance, and Bliss

    By Mukunda Stiles

    The perform of Tantra Yoga is taken into account to be the top and such a lot speedy route to enlightenment. grasp instructor Mukunda Stiles deals 18 classes in Tantra Yoga, a convention of transformational self-healing during which we will be able to deepen understanding of bodies, their strength forces, and the connections to the wildlife round us and people we love.

    While many routine this present day describe tantra as a sexual perform promising longer and higher orgasms, elevated stamina, and ecstasy, the true Tantra goals to rouse Kundalini, the dormant capability strength within the human personality.

    The Tantra culture incorporates a monstrous variety of useful teachings resulting in the growth of human recognition and the liberation of primal strength. via heightening their information to this connective power readers will learn how to include and advance a better point of intimacy, the center of tantra. Stiles explains this intimate and existence altering perform with grace, constitution, and clarity--an easy-to-follow Tantra Yoga workshop in publication shape.

    Tantra Yoga Secrets will empower readers to beat feelings, achieve new wisdom, and dwell a extra pleasant non secular way of life.
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