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Why I Practice Kneeling Warrior

Why I Practice Kneeling Warrior

Kneeling warrior is a fantastic posture to stretch the quadriceps and hip flexors.  All of these muscles in the thigh and frontal hip area get overused on a daily basis from  walking, standing for extended lengths of time, running and cycling to name a few.  When the thigh muscles get shortened from constant movement the […]

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Insight Meditation

Insight Meditation

We aren’t going for a mystical experience.  We are going for reality.  ~Sarah Powers A few weeks ago, I shared with you my evening meditation called Shamata Meditation.  Today, I want to share with you my morning meditation practice called Insight, or Vipasana, Meditation.   Insight means seeing free from one’s prejudices and preferences.  You […]

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Sore Lower Back?  Try This…

Sore Lower Back? Try This…

I am not sure the traditional name of this pose, but we call it spinal balance or opposite hand and leg.  This pose strengthens the back asymmetrically and uses the core (abdominals) for support.  Always build your poses by breathing deeply. Once you have established your breathing practice, follow the directions below.   Begin on […]

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