Category: Yoga Practice

Benefits of Sound Bath & Gong Meditation

August 12, 2019

Gong meditation is a unique sound practice involving vibrations and therapeutic gong sounds for healing. The practice consists of “gong baths” as participants meditate. There are therapeutic benefits of this practice that include awareness and appreciation of the present time. It is based on a belief that vibrations can change consciousness, as the healing waves...

Top 5 Tips for Yoga Class

July 25, 2019

Top 5 Tips for Yoga Class – Yoga classes require the complete engagement of the mind, heart, and body. It consists of high concentration, breathing, bending and twisting. It’s no wonder that mistakes happen while performing these moves even for experienced yogis alike. Some of these mistakes might make you feel uncomfortable and can actually...

Importance of Yoga in Pregnancy

July 10, 2019

Lots of changes occur in the body once women go through pregnancy, which may create stress both physically and mentally for the soon mother to be’s. Yoga in pregnancy is a good idea to maintain a healthy mind and body. Prenatal Yoga may help a pregnant woman develop proper breathing and relaxation techniques for more...

How Can Yoga Help Performance? – Uptown Yoga

November 27, 2018

Hopefully, we’ve all heard in class that yoga is not about the result, it’s about the journey. No posture is really ever finished. We can progress in our poses, but each pose can and should be forever worked upon, as the mind and spirit, which is where the true work lies, continually align. Despite all...

Daily Practice as a Form of Self Care

November 22, 2018

Have you ever considered the true value of a daily practice? As we all know, yoga does more than just building a stronger, more flexible body. It transforms the mind and helps align the spirit as well. However, there are attributes of yoga that go beyond that as well. When we practice daily, the mind,...