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  

Ancient Sanskrit Poem – Look well to this day

Look well to this day, for it is life the very best of life in its brief course lie all the realities & truths of existence the joy of growth, the splendour of action, the glory of power For yesterday is but a memory & tomorrow is only a vision but if well-lived, makes every yesterday…

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…

Compassion & Kindness Meditation

‘You cannot enter the door of yoga without compassion and  kindness for others” Changkya – Yoga Teacher to the Emperor of China and His Holiness the Seventh Dalai Lama   http://amityyoga.co.uk/yoga-workshops-merseyside-liverpool/

Mantra for New Ventures – OM GUM GANAPATAYEI NAMAHA

OM GUM GANAPATAYEI NAMAHA is a mantra chanted when starting new ventures.   The practice of this mantra has been used to remove obstacles, negative energies and thoughts. To reduce anxiety, release and to let go of emotions.  Clearing stale any energies which can make way for new ventures. A fresh start, a new beginning, a new…

Be Inspired – Yoga Mantra, Sacred Chants & World Music by Mirabai Ceiba

Mirabai Ceiba is a musical duo consisting of guitarist/singer Markus Sieber and singer/harpist/keyboardist Angelika Baumbach. They produce a beautiful blend of Kundalini Yoga mantra, sacred chants and world music. “What inspires us is to express ourselves from our hearts, by connecting with the universal heart, and in this way opening a space where we are…

Freedom within – Meditation

Meditate on these lyrics, Freedom by Jane Winther (musician, singer, songwriter).  Read each word slowly, with your full attention on each word.  Acknowledge your thoughts and feelings.  Take time to meditate. Freedom within Deep within. Freedom is finding myself, anywhere in this world, Moment of silence, moment of joy. Feeling free in this moment, Feeling Home,…

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…

Meditate – Listen to your soul bird

The Soul Bird by Michal Snunit is a refreshing story to remind us to listen to our soul bird. The special bird that has the keys to our innermost feelings and emotions. The soul bird knows where we hide our happiness and joy. It also knows where we keep our anger, sorrows and jealousy too.…