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Spring Cleaning Is As Old As Time

 an excerpt from Light On Yoga from B.K.S. Iyengar about the topic cleanliness “Purity of body is essential for well-being.  While good habits like bathing purify the body externally, asana (yoga poses) and pranayama (regulation of the breath) cleanse it internally.  The practice of asanas tones the entire body and removes the toxins and impurities caused by …

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True Nature of Health

In his book Light on Life, Mr. Iyengar says, “Most people ask only from their body that it does not trouble them.  Most people feel that they are healthy if they are not suffering from illness or pain, not aware of the imbalances that exist in their bodies and minds that ultimately will lead to …

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Yoga for Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a disease of low bone mass and structure deterioration of bone tissue, leading to increased chance of fractures of the hip, spine, wrist, and any other bone in the body. Osteoporosis is a disease that affects men and women of any ethnic group. The National Osteoporosis Foundation says, in America, 55 percent of everyone …

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Insomnia

According to Wikipedia, insomnia is a sleep disorder where people have trouble sleeping, falling asleep, or staying asleep.  This disorder can be short-term (lasting only days or weeks) or long-term (lasting more than a month). Those suffering from insomnia may also suffer from day-time sleepiness, low energy, irritability, low immunity, and even depression.  By some …

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