Did you know that you can bring greater balance and harmony to body and mind simply through listening? In Nada Yoga, sound vibrations become the vehicle to deeper states of stillness and connection with the present moment.
Tag: yoga nidra
What's a Body Scan?
No, I’m not talking EEG, MRI, or any other kind of medical machinery. I’m talking about a mindfulness technique that cultivates relaxation and balance within the body/mind… Read more “What's a Body Scan?”
What is consciousness?
According to Patanjali in the Yoga Sutras, consciousness is defined as the churning mind. All that we witness and experience is done so through consciousness, perceptual waves… Read more “What is consciousness?”
Turning Back to the Light
The Winter Solstice marks the day when the North Pole is at its furthest distance from the sun. Around the world this day is honored with festivals… Read more “Turning Back to the Light”
It’s easy to attach to and identify with our pain. It takes effort and intention to fully feel the pain that arises in our lives without becoming… Read more “Growing pains”
The Art of Relaxation and Conscious Sleep
Yoga nidra, meaning yogic sleep, is a practice of systematically peeling back the various layers of consciousness in order to bring awareness and balance to the conscious,… Read more “The Art of Relaxation and Conscious Sleep”
Pratyahara and Sensory Deprivation
In the Yoga Sutras, Patanjali describes the 8 limbs of yoga, the steps of the yogic path. The 5th limb is pratyahara, meaning withdrawal of the senses.… Read more “Pratyahara and Sensory Deprivation”