What are internal rewards?
Positive change is closely tied to motivation and reward. After all, we are unlikely to be committed to change without anticipating some desired outcome. There are a few simple yet useful ways to classify and understand that desired outcome.Read More
Practising yoga? Know your Breath first!
The first step is to cultivate the skill of comprehensively observing your breath. You can begin doing this right away, whatever position you are in. Take a pause as you read this list and observe each of these parameters.Read More
Listen to your breath
The effort of breathing is the essence of life. When breath changes, there are immediate effects at every level of the body and mind. Ancient hatha yoga shows asana as the pathway to change and control the inner experience of the breath; it is not meant to be just...Read More
Yoga — the ancient path of balance and integration
A multi-dimensional approach will keep you connected to your body and the world outside, including the environment. One of the major problems in modern life is the lack of awareness and integration of the different areas of ourselves and our lives. Many in the whirl of modern life are...Read More
How the body influences the mind
If you give your cat a food that’s really tasty, you can imagine that she’s thrilled to eat it, just as we may enjoy ice cream or pizza. Tasty food is an experience to be enjoyed whether one is human or a cat!Read More
A bird’s bone doesn’t fly!
The sum is greater than the parts. Here’s a famous Greek legend you may have read. There once lived a great craftsman named Daedalus. He was imprisoned by Minos, King of Crete, in the labyrinth Daedalus himself built. (As with most interesting legends, there’s a backstory to this involving...Read More
It’s only a thought
Each one of us has a life story. We have an identity and a journey that feed our life story. We tend to view our life story as being constructed from the events in our life. But it’s not just the events that create our story.Read More
Linking Mind and Breath with Sound | Sound Meditation with Nitya Mohan
Please accept Functional Cookies to watch this video. Cookie Settings Sound is one of the most powerful tools to engage with our breath and mind. Try this short guided practice with Nitya Mohan – using your own breath and voice. The practice will lead you to gently lengthening your breath… ...Read More
Peace lies within
Every life experience is internal to each individual. The objects or stimuli we experience may be initiated from the outside, but the experience takes place in our mind and our body. The state of yoga is also an experience, but it is unlike other common experiences. Yoga is the...Read More