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These three Sanskrit words embody Patanjali's directive for how to practice Yoga poses: simply and with ease. What exactly does the phrase mean?
Sun Saluations, or Surya Namaskar, are integral to flow yoga. Used for warmups and for meditation, the series has many variations.
The second chakra, the sacral energy wheel, is associated with generativity and creation.
Tadasana, or Mountain Pose
When one begins yoga, one learns that standing is more complex than it seems. Tadasana, or Mountain Pose, is an exercise in posture, meditation, and focus.
The Eight Limbs of Yoga
Yoga is more than just exercise. Here is an introduction to the other "limbs" of yogic philosophy and practice.
The Meaning of Hatha
Do you wonder why asana practice is called 'hatha yoga'? You are not alone. There are many different reasons given for the terminology. Here's some linguistic clarification, followed by a brief history of yoga texts and terms.
The Perfect Yoga Body?
Isn't it time we dropped this phrase from our collective yoga vocabulary?
The Science of Yoga Book Review
The Science of Yoga is one of the few books to look at yoga's claims from a scientific perspective. This book is an important read for the modern yogi or yogini, and this article will explain why.
Three Balancing Poses with Props
These three balances are tough, but using props to practice can help you to move forward.
Trikonasana, or Triangle Pose
As one of the basic poses, Trikonasana is an important posture to master. Here is a primer on the posture.
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