Category: Benefits

Yoga is not a competition

It’s not about who has the coolest yoga pants. It’s not about how many multi-syllabic Sanskrit terms you know. It’s not about how many hours you put in. But it is about taking the time to turn up for a class, even if it's just once a week. Today’s popular culture can sometimes distract us Read More

The Asana Clinic: Week 3

Finding Strength in Virabhadrasana II As we begin the descent in to February, our New Year sincerities are either earnestly established, now forming an integral part of our daily routines – or they are well and truly out of the window. Whatever your situation, drawing on some inner strength could be key to re-establishing, or Read More

Benefits of Yoga

Why should I take up yoga – what are the benefits? You’ve heard people talk about how awesome yoga is, how it can benefit your body, your mind, your whole life in fact. You scratch your head and wonder if you’re really the right person to be doing yoga. Well yes, yes you are! Yoga Read More

Yoga from the inside out

A conversation with the body: using yoga to bypass the brain. In its ancient Indian form, hatha yoga was the physical element of a much broader yogic lifestyle. For many practitioners in the western world today, yoga is only hatha: physical exercise to refresh, stretch and strengthen the body. Going to a yoga class is Read More

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