Yoga for Grief and Healing

Yoga for Grief and Healing

Grief can be defined as our reaction to a loss, whether it be life, heart-break, empty-nest, or any unexpected life change. If you watch television or listen to the news, you know the images and events that we have seen all too often, are now part of our daily tapestry. We sometimes store these events
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What is Qigong

An Introduction to Taoist Yoga You might have heard of this mysterious practice from China called “Qigong” (pronounced chee-gong), but what is it? Qigong is the yoga of China; or, perhaps more accurately, yoga is the qigong of India! Why would that be? Qigong comes from two words – qi, meaning energy, and gong, meaning work or effort.
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What is Yoga Therapy?

ANCIENT TOOLS FOR MODERN HEALING Yoga Therapy is the practice of applying the art and science of yoga, Ayurveda, as well as research-based anatomy and kinesiology principles to optimize wellness for the individual. By integrating yoga philosophy, effective assessment methods, and the application of therapeutic yoga techniques, yoga therapy successfully addresses a wide variety of
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Peaceful Practices for a Smooth Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is fast approaching, and as we get closer to the date of marathon cooking and eating,  it is easy for tension to build. Friends, family, food and festivities can offer an opportunity for blissful gatherings, but can also induce a sense of chaos.  Strike the right balance by planning ahead, nourishing yourself, and taking
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The Wealth of Surrender

In the cyclical flow of creation, after all the action and doing, comes surrender and possibility. In a culture that does not honor surrender, making the space to receive the wealth of what we are creating, in any form, rarely happens. We end up always on the go and never in the flow. It’s Venus
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Why You Should Grow Your Own Food

Rhonda is a local organic gardener who shares her passion for empowering others to grown their own food in an upcoming workshop, “Get Growing! Planting your Fall Garden,” on August 28 at Yoga Yoga Westgate. She is a teacher at Yoga Yoga and shares her love of food and gardening as the Gardening Yogini. Today,
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