Spring Amity Yoga Saturday’s

AMITY YOGA SATURDAY’S  – 20 May, 3 & 24 June A well paced session that suits mixed ability levels, adapting to suit individual needs. The day includes HATHA YOGA – ASANA, MEDITATION, YOGA NIDRA, DEEP RELAXATION, PRANAYAMA BREATHING, including lunch & refreshments AMITY YOGA SATURDAY’S – 10 AM TILL 2 PM Venue – St James…

Meditation Music

Music can be used to help you meditate, especially when you begin meditating. Music can help to avoid distractions, focus the mind and relax your body. It is very much a personal choice when it comes to selecting what music works best for you and what you enjoy.  There is a huge selection of meditation…

Happy Birthday Tao Porchon Lynch 97 Today – World’s Oldest Yoga Teacher

Tao Torchon Lynch is the world’s oldest Yoga Teacher.  She celebrates her 97th Birthday today! “HAPPY BIRTHDAY TAO” She is an inspiration for us all. “There is no such word as can’t, the verb is to be able .” Tao Torchon Lynch  

De stress with this Breathing Technique

When your feeling stressed have you ever noticed that your breath feels short and irregular?When relaxed the opposite is felt. Observe how you breath when relaxed. Your exhalations extend longer than the length of your inhalations. To promote relaxation we can focus on gently extending our exhalation by one or two seconds. Each exhalation can…

Breathing Techniques – Pranayama

“Pranayama is the connecting link between the body and the soul of man, and the hub in the wheel of yoga” B.K.S Iyengar Amity Yoga welcomes Sama Fabian Yoga Master for RIDING THE WAVE yoga master class workshop 17 October 2015. She will be teaching us about Prana, “the life force present in the Universe…

Meditate on this – The Journey by Mary Oliver

One day you finally knew what you had to do, and began, though the voices around you kept shouting their bad advice – though the whole house began to tremble and you felt the old tug at your ankles “Mend my life!” each voice cried. But you didn’t stop. You knew what you had to…

Healing Meditations – Soothing the nervous system 

Healing meditations can help soothe the nervous system. If you are feeling confused, calmly reassure yourself that confusion will pass with rest and healing. You may find comfort from looking at an inspirational photograph or book. Focus your full attention on one word at a time. Take time to read only one sentence or paragraph.…

Meditate – Flexibility & Balancing Our Mind

Meditate on this …… to maintain balance in our minds we need the mind to be flexible. Flexibility is the key element of achieving balance of our mind.    Indian Buddhist Master Atisha wrote: Whenever your mind is too high, it is necessary to crush your pride By remembering the instructions of the teacher. Whenever…