Jean ( not her actual name ) lost her man all of a sudden when he kicked the bucket in an automobile crash only minutes from their home. With 2 small kids and a mortgage to repay, Jean wanted to getback to working full-time just two weeks after the funeral. When asked how she was dealing with the grief and the extra stress in her life she thought about her yoga / breath practice.
I started practicing yoga 15 years ago, following the birth of my second child and problems with lower back pain. I was so impressed with how much better I felt after just one class and yoga soonbecame a part of my daily routine. After a few years I enjoyed yoga so much and wanted to be able to help others to share its benefits and so I decided that I would change career and study to become a yoga teacher.
I have been practicing yoga for over six years, and it changed my life completely. Not only was my body stronger and more flexible, my concentration also improved and I was calmer and more patientthan I had ever been before! Before I came to Yoga I had problematic shoulders and constant neck pain due to my job sitting hunched over a computer all day.
Our aim is to promote health, fitness, happiness and well-being through the practice of yoga and yoga therapy. We also sell eco-friendly and ethically sourced products, including Eco Yoga mats,organic cotton yoga bags, towels and blankets; yoga inspired jewellery, in our online yoga shop; and we offer yoga, pregnancy, wellness and nutrition advice, blogs, articles, tips and reviews.
Many people seeking an antidote to the stresses and strains in their lives find the ancient disciplines of yoga helpful. Others find the study and practice of Yoga intrinsically interesting andrewarding and for countless others it is the fascination of the two.
Needing some time out to restore and rejuvenate? Looking to learn about raw food, create better eating habits and and wondering how to incorporate them into your daily life? This day long yoga andnutrition retreat at the stunning Yoga Sp8ce studio, set in peaceful private woodland with a tranquil lake view, is the perfect way to boost your energy, unwind, get healthy and to devote some time to you and your health.
Yoga can mean many things to many people. To some it may be a lifestyle, a spiritual path, a philosophy, or a science. To others it may simply be a system of exercise, or way to relax after astressful day. We offer a number of different types of logo classes to cater to the.
I have been teaching and practising Yoga for ten years and offer yoga classes to both children and adults. I trained initially at the Sivananada Ashram in Kerala, South India in 2002 and later withFRYOG International and Yoga Bugs in Berkshire and London. I deliver a combination of restorative yoga and vinyasa flow. My Sivananda and classical yoga influences and background, are embedded in my class teachings. I also provide seated yoga classes and Yoga Nidra.
Yoga asanas (postures) taught in a holistic way, in conjunction with pranayama (breathing techniques), bring health to and maintain mobility in the body, helping to de-stress and focus the mind. It isalso found within the word Ujjayi, the basic form of breath control (pranayama).
We all experience tightness in our muscles from time to time whether from inactivity, poor posture, repetitive strain or sports-related injuries. Yoga and massage are two ways of relieving tension inthe muscles that help bring the body back into balance. Attending yoga classes is an effective way to keep the body strong and flexible and bring long-term relief from back problems.