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					Vinyasa Yoga
Vinyasa Yoga, in the literal meaning of the words, is the synchronistic
application of movements alternating between breathing and positions that
are maintained for extended periods of time. To simplify the meaning, the
interaction of movements and breathing techniques are utilized in
particular manners in which the overall effect is that each one is a
foundation for the other. The Vinyasa is actually not considered a
process, but each time a movement and a breath are made in unison, the
process is complete. What this breaks down to is when you are performing
Vinyasa Yoga; you are actually completing a series of Vinyasa.
There are rules that apply to this form of Yoga. The defining rules are
that moving up and movements expanding the forward aspect of the torso
are utilized when inhaling. As exhalation goes, this is used for
condensing the abdomen and stabilization with gravity oriented chi, or
energy.
The purpose of Vinyasa Yoga is to completely cleanse the practicing
individual internally, both on a spiritual as well as a physical level.
Tradition has it that this age old practice actually helps the individual
outwardly also, as in preparing for life's' challenges and events.
The breathing process itself is designed to manipulate the palate, a
process that results in vibrations caused by the breathing/physical
movement mix, in the practitioners mouth, and heat up the breath as they
inhale. As with most Yoga techniques, the sweating process is intended to
cleanse the body.
Vinyasa as a practice is also used in the practice of the simple
procedure of making decisions. The individual that has issues in making
up his or her mind simply spends a few minutes cleansing themselves,
internally as well as externally, and then, reportedly, the process of
making the actual decision becomes far more simple. In short, it provides
decisiveness.
Vinyasa Yoga is an excellent choice if you want a cleaner, calmer, and
more peace-oriented lifestyle.
Yoga is a great way to strengthen your mind and body and get in shape as
well as a great way to unwind after a long day. Whatever your yoga
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