Pranayama: The Choice Between Control & Freedom

  Most of our actions bring with them samskaras – Indian philosophy refers to samskaras as mental impressions or imprints that arise from our actions and stay with us, shaping our experience and our life. It’s a little like ‘karma’ (although this word is spurious and has a lot of different meanings and applications….), basically everythingContinue reading “Pranayama: The Choice Between Control & Freedom”

Practice: Kakasana & Bakasana

The phrase ‘arm balances’ can strike one of two emotions in us: Love or fear – which are basically the two human emotions all our thoughts, actions and reactions stem from…. For those who find arm balances fun and accessible, Kakasana and maybe even Bakasana don’t seem to require too much physical effort. To thoseContinue reading “Practice: Kakasana & Bakasana”