Three Reasons Why I Blame Vinyasa Yoga for My Lifestyle

Posted on August 15th, 2013 in Detox & Cleanse,Diet & Weight Loss,Yoga by Guest Author

Different styles of yoga can have different effects on our bodies, mind and lifestyle. Here guest author Vanessa Roberts, who blogs on how to stay healthy while travelling, shares the difference vinyasa yoga has made to her life. 

Three Ways Vinyasa Flow Changed My Life, Head to Toe 

by guest author Vanessa Roberts

Vinyasa Flow Yoga Teacher Kara-Leah Grant

I live an unconventional life. I traipse the world with my husband all while working online.

It can be a ton of fun but mostly it’s challenging and frustrating – which is actually what I like most about it.

Yoga Exercise to Burn Calories

Yoga to Lose Fat

There are countless weight loss success stories from those who have taken up a consistent and serious yoga practice. So there is little doubt that yoga is an effective weight loss solution and that yoga helps burn calories and reduce fat. The reason though that yoga is so good for helping you lose weight and keep it off, is not simply because of the physical workout that a yoga practice obviously provides. It is also due to the many other benefits and powers of yoga, such as helping you find positivity, joy, confidence, self-love, peace and emotional balance, while also helping you detox, heal and move towards a more wholesome and healthier way of life.  All this combined really helps with the problem of excess weight and obesity. 

More Ways to Simplify Your Life

Posted on April 10th, 2013 in Diet & Weight Loss,Emotional Mastery,Personal Development by Anmol Mehta

In part 1 of this series, Ways to Simplify Your Life, I provided some tips on how you can simplify you life.  The 3 tips from part 1 were a detailed discussion into how to move towards financial freedom, the importance of having peaceful relationships and how to balance your entertainment and level of stimulation.  Simplifying your life is essential in order to make time for spiritual practice and to un-clutter your mind for meditation to blossom.  Today I will continue this important topic and provide you some more life simplification tips.

5 More Ways to Simplify Your Life

1. Be With Nature:

Benefits of Yoga While on Vacation

Posted on April 4th, 2013 in Diet & Weight Loss,Health and Wellbeing,Stress, Anxiety & Depression,Yoga by Anmol Mehta

A vacation can be a great opportunity for spiritual growth as I explained in the article Planning a Spiritual Vacation, but it can also sometimes be disruptive to an established practice, as discussed in the article, It’s Wonderful but Dangerous to Your Meditation Practice.  With summer time around the corner for us, it is time for vacations and travel once again, and this time I want to present to you the benefits of doing yoga while traveling and while on vacation.  This article is by guest author Wesley Vonn, who is a fitness enthusiast and blogger, and is dedicated to healthy living for mind, body and soul.

Yoga for a Flat Toned Stomach

Posted on April 2nd, 2013 in Diet & Weight Loss,Kundalini Yoga,Yoga,Yoga Illustrations by Anmol Mehta

If you want to have a nice flat stomach and toned abs, there are a few important things that you must do.  Besides the obvious of watching your diet, you need to develop an exercise routine that combines both, aerobic exercise along with stomach specific resistance exercises.  Although there is evidence that resistance exercises help burn fat, aerobic routines are still the best way to help reduce belly fat and body fat in general.  Along with aerobic exercises though, you need to combine abdominal training, to achieve the final result of a flat and toned stomach.  Luckily yoga can provide you both, an aerobic exercise as well as stomach toning exercises.

5 Best Yoga Techniques and 5 Top Spiritual Articles of 2012

Posted on January 25th, 2013 in Ayurveda,Detox & Cleanse,Diet & Weight Loss,Health and Wellbeing,Kundalini Yoga,Yoga by Anmol Mehta

For those who are not signed up to receive my monthly newsletter, here is the January 2013 edition.  It was quite popular as it featured the best yoga techniques of 2012 and the top 5 articles from last year as well.  So in case you missed any of the top content here is your chance to catch up :-).

For those who missed the previous newsletters you will find them archived here – Mastery of Meditation Newsletter Archives.

Also, for those who are interested is self healing and healing others, I want to introduce you to a great Online Reiki Master Certification Program.  You will find more details below. 

Easy Fat Burning Exercise | Yoga Jumping Jacks

Posted on January 18th, 2012 in Diet & Weight Loss,Kundalini Yoga,Yoga,Yoga Illustrations by Anmol Mehta

Easy Exercise to Burn Fat

Simple Yoga Fat Burning Exercise

Today I read an interesting piece of advice regarding using simple Jumping Jacks 3 or 4 times a day to help you expend extra calories, burn fat and speed up your weight loss results.  The article suggested doing 3 sets of 100 Jumping Jacks scattered throughout the day to complement your weight loss exercise program.  It stated that you could burn an additional 60 calories a day by including this easy exercise into your day, and that each set would take just 2 minutes to do.

Yoga Breathing Helped Me Lose Weight – Pat’s Success Story

Posted on January 5th, 2012 in Diet & Weight Loss,Yoga,Yoga Pranayama by Anmol Mehta

Yoga Helps You Lose Weight

Help for Weight Loss

Next time someone asks you, “Will yoga help me lose weight?”  You can say, “Yes, it sure can!” And for proof you can go ahead send them this article link :-).  In fact, as you will see below, you don’t even need a full fledged yoga workout in order to lose weight, you can do it by simply practicing Yogic Breathing!

Today I received an email from a long time reader who had undertaken the serious practice of Kapalbhati Yoga Breathing Exercise with the objective of burning fat and losing weight.  So did Kapalbhati help her lose weight?  It sure did and here is her success story in her own words.

Excellent Thigh Workout from Yoga

Posted on October 14th, 2011 in Diet & Weight Loss,Kundalini Yoga,Tantra & Sex,Yoga,Yoga Illustrations by Anmol Mehta

Workout for Thighs

Yoga Exercises for Thighs

A wonderful thing about yoga workouts and poses is that they work on you at many different levels at once. Not only are they great for your physical dimension, but are also often designed to work on your emotional or mental dimensions as well.

3 Powerful Yogic Breathing Exercises for Energy

Posted on April 25th, 2011 in Diet & Weight Loss,Yoga Pranayama by Anmol Mehta

Yogic Breathing

Powerful Breathing Exercises

To boost your energy levels, both short term and long term, there is almost no better method than the regular practice of yogic breathing exercises (pranayamas).  These exercises have been developed and honed over thousands of years to bestow their powerful benefits, so if you are looking for more vitality and energy, I strongly recommend establishing a consistent, daily pranayama practice.

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