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Translate these yoga poses (part 3)

We’ve already had part 1 and part 2 of these quizzes, now it’s time to take it up a notch! Can you translate these yoga poses into English from their original Sanskrit names? Let me know how you get on with part 3 🙂 Log in or Register to save this content for later. More

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The Sensation of Sound

When was the last time you listened to music? I mean really listened to music. Not had it on in the background while struggling through traffic or left some unremarkable elevator-worthy noise playing while having a few drinks with friends. I’m talking about listening. Sitting down, closing your eyes and letting a symphony of sounds […] More

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5 Benefits of Yoga on the body

Yoga has been around since as early as 3,000 BCE in India but it’s only in recent years that this tradition has made its way into other parts of the world. Considering the amazing benefits yoga has on the mind, body and spirit it’s really no surprise that it’s spread like wildfire across the west. […] More

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Which yoga style suits you best?

There are countless styles of yoga out there, from vinyasa to yin to ashtanga. With all this choice, it can be confusing knowing which one to pick. Here’s a little quiz to see which type might suit you best. Of course, this is just a guide and it can be fun to test out different […] More

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From the other side

A cave. Not hollowed out by the sea’s lazy lap or the wind’s slow breath. Not slow, but sudden. Not quiet, but loud. The cavernous crater left by an atom bomb. Self destructing in the wrong place, at the wrong time. Wires tangled. Signals crossed. A button pushed too soon. A head hung at the […] More

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Do you know these different styles of yoga?

Yoga comes in all shapes and sizes, from fast paced, flowing classes to gentle, restorative sessions. Some can be traced back to as long ago as 3,000 BCE while other forms were established up to as recently as the 1950’s. The question is, can you tell your Iyengar from your Ashtanga, your Yin from your […] More

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How to Travel on a Budget

I like to travel – a lot! Within the last 12 months I’ve visited 11 different countries and over 28 different cities, not to mention rural settings and countrysides. I’ve seen some amazing sights, met some wonderful people and eaten some incredible meals. With all this globe trotting you’d swear I was flush with cash […] More

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Yoga General Knowledge Quiz

Yoga is an ancient practice, traditionally passed on from guru to disciple in India and can be traced back to as early as 3,000 BCE. In recent years, yoga has spread to the west and many people around the world are now rolling out their mats and giving it a go. Lets see how you […] More

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Naked Yoga – Why I Teach it

Yep, that’s right, I said naked yoga. No clothes and no inhibitions. Now some of you may recoil in terror at the thought of it, while others already have their yoga mats at the ready. Whatever your reaction, just know: it’s completely normal! Having struggled with my body image for most of my life, as […] More

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Translate these yoga poses (part 2)

Yoga was developed in India thousands of years ago and, so, the names of the postures are in the ancient Sanskrit language. ‘Asana’ means ‘pose’ but can you translate the rest of these Sanskrit postures into their English meanings? For part one of this quiz follow this link. Good luck and don’t forget to let […] More

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