The Tibetan Yoga of Breath: Breathing Practices for Healing the Body and Cultivating Wisdom

By Anyen Rinpoche

Heal the physique, quiet the brain, and locate emotional stability with basic practices from Tibetan Yantra Yoga.

Vibrance, stable health and wellbeing, and toughness have something in common--they all commence with the breath. sleek technology and vintage non secular traditions agree: regulating the breath ends up in radiance and health within the physique, brain, and spirit.
     The Tibetan Yoga of Breath pairs the lessons of Tibetan Yantra Yoga (breathing yoga) with pick out contemplative rules and practices and examines how good they supplement one another during the lens of Western clinical technology. the advantages of right respiring are provided from the viewpoint of classical Indian/Tibetan perform, and modern clinical learn helps how breath cultivates actual, emotional, and non secular healthiness. uncomplicated Yantra Yoga techniques--also referred to as wind power training--are the foremost practices for attaining this power, all the way down to the mobile point.

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