5 Ways Meditation Makes Us Better at Yoga

Meditation. Yoga. The two go together like Batman & Robin (though with less capes… usually). As spiritual health practices that have both found popularity in the West over the past 50 years, we tend to lump yoga and meditation together.…

How to Support Your Student’s Wellbeing During COVID-19

Approximately 1 in 4 people (in the UK) suffer from a mental health condition. Couple this with recent research suggesting that 300 million people practise yoga worldwide, and it is reasonable to assume that someone in your yoga class has…

Why You Should Consider Fasting & 4 Tips to Prepare for Your First Fast

By Ram Jain People have been practicing fasting for many years for religious, spiritual or health reasons. Yogic philosophy also approves of fasting as a way to cleanse the body and to control both mind and body.  When you practice…

5 Foods to Incorporate into Your Yogic Diet

By Simone de Villiers Travelling from Australia to India for my first 200hr yoga teacher training course, I felt nervous about my belly. So I drank all the kombucha before I left and stocked my bags with probiotics and Imodium to…

Top 10 Benefits of Yoga

By Jen Doyle Yoga is the suppression of the activities of the mind” - Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, c. 4th century CE. Yoga is a mental and physical practice of exercises, poses, and meditation techniques that originated in ancient India…

3 Mantras to Build Your Self-Love

You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe deserve your love and affection.” Buddha. Self-love. We all need more of it. The teachings of yoga are big on self-love because of one spiritual truth: you cannot fully love others until you fully…