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Yoga Energy Theory

As one of the oldest belief systems in the world, it’s worth looking at the theory of Yoga and Hinduism and the basics of how…

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The Heart Connection

Where do we think? Or more importantly, how are we taught to think? In modern life, it is all about our brain. We rationalise everything….

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Yoga and the Chakras

Amidst the Instagram world of picture perfect poses, it’s easy to lose sight of the underlying meaning of Yoga and the Chakras. Immersed in class…

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Tigers Eye

Tigers Eye is a (metamorphic) mix of rock, iron oxide deposits and red jasper, the latter giving the red layers that can be seen on…

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Sahasrara – Crown Chakra

The Crown Chakra, or Sahasrara, is located at the very top of the head and it is through this chakra that we connect with not…

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Ajna – Forehead Chakra

Ajna is the center of our awareness and intuition. It is our spiritual home and where we come to know who we are. Our intuition,…

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Vishuddha – Throat Chakra

Vishuddha or our throat chakra, is our fifth chakra and has the role of purifying awareness and giving us that sense of inner clarity. On…

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Anahata – Heart Chakra

The Anahata Chakra is our Heart Chakra and lies at the center of our chakra system. It is the turning point between the three lower…

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Manipura – Solar Plexus Chakra

Located between our navel and solar plexus, the Manipura Chakra is our self esteem, confidence and self assurance. After overcoming the negatives of¬†Svadhisthana¬† (2nd chakra),…

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Swadhisthana – Sacral Chakra

Swadhisthana, the ‘residence of the self’ or Sacral Chakra is located in the lower abdominal near the base of the coccyx or tailbone. The name…

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