Cultivating Inner Strength & Being Your Own Authority

How much do we seek approval from things outside of ourselves? Comparing the physical body to the ones we see in films, magazines and advertising. Measuring our own happiness against the happiness we perceive others to have. Wondering if our lives are as good as the snap-shots we see of other people’s lives on socialContinue reading “Cultivating Inner Strength & Being Your Own Authority”

Practice: Phalakasana (Plank Pose)

Anyone been joining in with the 30 day plank challenge?…. Phalakasana or ‘plank’ is probably the most recognisable position for most people when they enter their first yoga class. A brilliant core and upper body strengthener; this asana builds inner strength and willpower as we build up to being able to hold this posture regularlyContinue reading “Practice: Phalakasana (Plank Pose)”

Source Of Inner Strength: Balancing The Manipura Chakra

Whether you believe in or understand this the concept of chakras doesn’t matter – as it’s not about what a chakra is or isn’t; it’s about what it represents. The Manipura Chakra, located at the solar plexus (just above the navel center) represents the element of fire, and links to ‘transformation’, digestion, and a feelingContinue reading “Source Of Inner Strength: Balancing The Manipura Chakra”