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         What Is Hatha Yoga?
Hatha yoga is a system of yoga that focuses
on the union of prana and mind to attain a
state of spiritual perfection. Used
interchangeably with yoga, hath yoga
includes seated meditation, pranayama, and
stretching exercises. Hath yoga actually
helps you become comfortable with yoga, as
you learn basic poses and relaxation
techniques. Whether you are an athlete, a
businessperson, student, public official,
house wife, or retired, hatha yoga has
something to offer everyone. It improves
health condition and promotes mental
Benefits of Hatha Yoga
Practicing Yoga gives you various physical,
mental, preventative, and therapeutic
benefits. Yoga invigorates and heals the
body and helps direct blood and oxygen to
internal organs. Some of the common benefits
of hath yoga are:
Flexibility: You will notice improvement in
flexibility and muscle joint mobility if you
practice hatha yoga regularly.
Posture: You will tone and strengthen your
spine, which will help correct your posture,
build muscles, and increase stamina.
Back pain: Various stretching exercises in
yoga relieve you from back pain, and improve
bad knees, as it removes chronic stress
patterns from the body. You will find better
blood circulation in your body by performing
stretching and breathing exercises in Hatha
Stress: Breathing exercises in yoga provide
strength and mental stability to fight with
any problem, relieving you from physical
tension and stress, particularly in the
neck, head, lower back and shoulders.
Other benefits: Regular practice can help
heal various dangerous diseases, such as
diabetes, obesity, AIDS, arteriosclerosis,
asthma, chronic fatigue, and arthritis. If
you are suffering from obesity, yoga can
help you lose those extra pounds.
Practicing Yoga in your daily routine will
result in better digestion, better heart
conditions, raise blood circulation, reduce
cholesterol and blood sugar levels, improve
breathing problems, control the glands of
the endocrine system, and raise immune
Pregnant Women
Hatha yoga is best for pregnant women
because it promotes health for both the
mother and her unborn child. You can prevent
several diseases such as overweight,
depression and backache. Women who practice
yoga during their pregnancy notice that
labor pains are easier to handle and
Hatha Yoga and You
Yoga is the only key to look younger, live a
healthy and disease-free life. All you need
is a place and a minimum of 30 minutes a
day to practice yoga. There are several
forms of exercises, such as walking, biking,
hiking, and weight training, but Hatha yoga
proves to be the best among all. Practice
Hatha yoga to refresh and relax your body
and mind.

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