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2013-07-04 23:00:47

The Yoga training program will be offered from October 20th until November 17th, 2013 in Merlo Argentina. In this program, students will learn how to become Yoga teachers in a course that is uniquely designed to provide a firm foundation from which the student will be able to teach others both intuitively and confidently. Buenos Aires, Argentina (PRWEB) July 04, 2013 The course, offered worldwide by the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers, is an opportunity to learn how to become a Yoga...

2013-06-12 23:25:55

YogaVibes is honored to announce its partnership with Andrey Lappa, a highly accomplished and influential yoga teacher. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 YogaVibes is honored to announce its partnership with Andrey Lappa, a highly accomplished and influential yoga teacher. Andrey is the founder of the system called Universal Yoga® - a system which draws from the essential rules and principles of authentic, ancient yogic science and skillfully weaves them together with internal...

Is Yoga Better For Your Brain Than More Rigorous Exercise?
2013-06-08 09:48:28

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports — Your Universe Online Spending twenty minutes in one popular form of yoga is better for your brain than participating in vigorous exercise over the same amount of time, researchers at the Exercise Psychology Laboratory (EPL) at the University of Illinois have discovered. According to Glamour.com Health Writer Lexi Petronis, the researchers had 30 female participants go through a single 20-minute Hatha yoga session, and then spend 20 minutes...

Twenty-minute Yoga Session Stimulates Brain Function Immediately After
2013-06-06 15:17:18

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Researchers report that a single, 20-minute session of Hatha yoga significantly improved participants' speed and accuracy on tests of working memory and inhibitory control, two measures of brain function associated with the ability to maintain focus and take in, retain and use new information. Participants performed significantly better immediately after the yoga practice than after moderate to vigorous aerobic exercise for the same amount of...

2013-06-02 23:04:24

The program will take place June 28th - 30th, 2013 in Paradise Island, Bahamas Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 01, 2013 The Sivananda Yoga Retreat in the Bahamas is proud to announce its Yoga for the spine program, which will take place June 28th - 30th, 2013 in Paradise Island, Bahamas. The spine has a key role in the preservation of good health and youthful look and feeling. By taking proper care of the spine, one is able to maintain an optimal flow of energy throughout the body, keeping both the...

2013-05-31 23:26:36

The Nantucket Yoga Festival will feature more than 20 internationally acclaimed instructors, and offer classes, workshops, and a vendor marketplace open to the public. Nantucket MA (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Dharma Yoga Nantucket today announces the second annual Nantucket Yoga Festival will be held July 12-14, 2013 on Nantucket, MA, recently named the number one island in the world by National Geographic. Offering classes, workshops, and a vendor marketplace open to the public, the festival will...

2013-05-29 23:27:27

YogaVibes is thrilled to announce its partnership with Pete Guinosso, an internationally recognized yoga teacher. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 YogaVibes is thrilled to announce its partnership with Pete Guinosso, an internationally recognized yoga teacher. Pete is the creator of the Lighting The Path teacher training program (Yoga Alliance registered 200 hours), Yoga for Change, Yoga Prankster movement, and travels internationally teaching workshops, conferences, and adventure yoga...

2013-05-24 23:16:25

Yoga training programs in Taiwan are offered in a quiet yogic community where spiritual practitioners of all levels can deepen their practice through the study of classical yoga, meditation and vedanta. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 In collaboration with Republic of China Yoga Association, the SYVC offers for the first time a one month classical Yoga teachers Training course in South Taiwan. The course is an opportunity to experience the full intensive training of body-mind-spirit...

2013-05-19 23:02:37

The Yoga classes are offered in a calm environment, allowing visitors to enjoy the benefits of Yoga, meditation, breathing exercises, and healthy vegetarian food, among others. (PRWEB) May 19, 2013 Buenos Aires, Argentina: Yoga classes (clases de Yoga) will now be offered in Buenos Aires, Argentina by the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center. The center is located at Sánchez de Bustamante 2372 - (Barrio Norte). Classes are 90 minutes and are offered all week long. The Yoga classes are...

2013-05-16 23:22:33

YogaRat Introduces Comfort-Enhancing Prop for Yoga Practice. Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 YogaRat, maker of products for yoga and active pursuits, proudly introduces the RatPad, an innovative prop designed to ease discomfort of the knees, head, and elbows during yoga practice. “Historically when doing knee-to-floor poses you had two less-than-ideal options: fold your mat over or grin and bear the pain,” said Wendell Morris, YogaRat co-founder. “The RatPad offers...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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