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Meditation: Create CalmMeditation is a focusing of the mind on a single object with the goal of creating the cessation of all thought. The techniques of meditation are simple and easy to learn, but the ability to keep the mind focused takes time, patience and practice.
Pranayama: Yogic BreathingPranayamas are breathing exercises developed by the ancient yogis for purification and to cultivate “life force energy.”
Yoga 101: the BasicsThroughout the long history of yoga a vast collection of spiritual techniques and practices aimed at integrating mind, body and spirit have been developed. What is normally thought of as “yoga” in the West is really Hatha Yoga, one of the many paths of yoga.
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- “Attitudes are enduring tendencies in your mind that show themselves in your behavior as well as your speech. Yoga encourages you to examine all your basic attitudes toward life to discover which ones are dysfunctional so that you can replace them with more appropriate ones.” ⏤ Georg Feuerstein
- “Restless thoughts are a kind of mental 'static' which must be silenced if we are to hear the whispers of our inner self.” ⏤ John Novak
- “If in our daily life we can smile, if we can be peaceful and happy, not only we, but everyone will profit from it. This is the most basic kind of peace work.” ⏤ Thich Nhat Hanh
- “Your concentration must come as easily as the breath. Fix yourself on one thing and try to hold onto it. All will come right. Meditation is sticking to one thought. That single thought keeps away other thoughts. The dissipated mind is a sign of its weakness. By constant meditation it gains strength.” ⏤ Sri Ramana Maharshi
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