Yoga Inspiration

Be inspired by North West Yogini’s  who attended the special Sama Fabian Yoga Masterclass which took place recently in Rainhill, Merseyside. http://amityyoga.co.uk/yoga-workshops-merseyside-liverpool/  

Hatha Yoga

Amity Yoga is looking forward to two hatha yoga Saturdays this September.  Amity Yoga days are  especially for women. Taking place at St James Methodist Church in Rainhill on 12 & 26 September.  From 10 am till 2pm it’s the perfect saturday retreat. “Thank you Wendy, for an absolutely wonderful day of yoga. Exactly what…

Two Birds on the Tree of Life – Higher Self – Soul, Lower Self – Ego

Lower self – ego, individual self   – Higher self – soul, universal self Meditate on Mascaro’s translation of Mundaka Upanishad, Part three Chapter 1, V1 to 3 “There are two birds, two sweet friends, who dwell on the self same tree.  One eats the fruits thereof, and the other looks on in silence. The first is…

Dynamic Mudra Mantra

During this mudra (yoga hand gesture) the fingers move accompanied with mantra Sa, Ta, Na, Ma. As you exhale place one of your fingertips on the tip of each thumb. While inhaling extend the fingers again. Co-ordinate this with the mantra syllables; Speaking ‘Saa’ press together the thumb and index finger; Speaking ‘Taa’ use middle…

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…

Body, Mind & Spirit – They are One

The body, mind and spirit are not three. They are one.  We recognise the existence of the body and we are aware of the mind. Understand that the spirit is not different to the body. They are one.    

Restorative Yoga Breathing Technique – Breath Awareness – Breathe Easy

Settling into a restorative yoga pose gives us the opportunity to emphasize our breathing which helps us to become calm and serene.  Choose a restorative pose such as:  Balasana – Childs Pose Restorative Janu Shirsasana, Supta Virasana – Reclining Hero Pose Supta Baddha Konasana or Reclining Bound Angle Pose Corpse Pose – Savasana Viparita Karani…