Yoga Pranayama Gastonia NC

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Blissful Body Yoga
(704) 837-7278
3270 Robinwood Road
Gastonia, NC
Yoga Styles
Mixed style combining Kripalu, Iyengar,

Yoga Teacher
(803) 802-5338
207 Pond View Ln.
Fort Mill, SC
Yoga Styles
Eclectic

Body Mind Synergy Pilates & Wellness Center
(704) 864-1998
171 W Main Ave
Gastonia, NC
 
Yoga For Life
(704) 632-3634
1410 W Morehead St
Charlotte, NC
 
Charlotte Yoga
(704) 665-9003
1730 E Woodlawn Rd Ste E
Charlotte, NC
 
Body Mind Synergy
(704) 461-8534
33-B N. Main Street
Belmont, NC
Yoga Styles
Vinyasa Flow, Theraputic, Prenatal Yoga,

Center Yoga With Inge Mula
(704) 836-1565
501 Tanner St
Gastonia, NC
 
Park's Martial Arts World Center
(704) 854-3222
914 E Franklin Blvd
Gastonia, NC
 
Yoga For Life In Dilworth/Mary Lou Buck
(704) 344-9642
1920 Cleveland Ave Ste B
Charlotte, NC
 
The Yoga Oasis
(704) 334-7104
2400 Park Rd Ste A
Charlotte, NC
 

Yoga Pranayama : a2zyoga blog

The Art of Yoga Breathing

Pranayama is the fourth stage in Pathanjali’s eight stage Yoga discipline.¬† Two Sanskrit words are combined in the word ‘Pranayama’ – Prana and Ayama. ‘Prana’ means life or life force. ‘Ayama’ means development or control. Therefore Pranayama is the development and control of life force. It is a form of breathing exercise , very important in yoga. It goes along with the asanas or exercise.

Breath is the life force that sustains life. Nobody can survive more than a few minutes without air. When the breath stops, life ends. The Forefathers of Yoga developed a special system – ‘Pranayama’ to increase, develop and control this life force. Normal breathing use only a fraction of our potential respiratory capacity. Pranayama helps to control this life force in a superior and extra ordinary way to reap maximum benefits.

There are various types of Pranayama. Some of the popular forms are Ujjayi ,  Sheetali ,  Anuloma Viloma ,  Kapalabhati ,  Suryabheda ,  Bhastrika etc.

Pranayama can be mastered only gradually. It may take months or even years before the practitioner mind becomes receptive to the regulated flow of breath and he experiences the full benefits of pranayama. Proper practice of pranayama can control almost any disease but improper practice may give rise to all sorts of respiratory ailments. So one should take care to acquire control over his breath gra...

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