Category archives for yoga

Wim Hof’s Breathing Method vs. Dr. Buteyko’s Method

Dr. Artour Rakhimov and Volker Schmitz discuss Wim Hof’s method and the method of Dr. Buteyko that transformed the health conditions of thousands of people worldwide. Does Wim Hof’s breathing have a relation to Buteyko breathing? It looks like a completely opposite idea as Wim Hof has people breathe a lot of air or hyperventilate. […]

Awesome Mutual Benefits: Calisthenics, Acrobatics, Gymnastics and Breathing

Calisthenics, acrobatics, and gymnastics provide outstanding advantages compared to other activities by increasing body-oxygen levels. Volker Schmitz has been teaching Chinese calisthenics, acrobatics, and gymnastics for many years. Together with Dr. Artour Rakhimov, they discuss the questions, “How can breathing retraining help people practice these moving arts?” and “How these moving arts can improve their […]

How to Get Most Benefits from Yoga Asanas [Control and Gradually Reduce Your Breath]

How to move forward with asana practice? What to do with breathing during this or this specific yoga posture? How to measure one’s general progress in his or her yoga asana practice? How to practice in order to get maximum health benefits from yoga asanas? Yogic postures (asanas) and breathing exercises when done properly will […]

How to Achieve Success in Yoga: Extend Pranayama [Main Yoga Breathing Exercise]

  How can we get maximum health benefits of yoga with pranayama? What are ways to have pranayama benefits when progressing in personal yoga practice? How many cycles per minute and durations of inhalations/exhalations for correct yoga practice? In this video, Dr. Artour Rakhimov and Volker Schmitz discuss the relation of breathing retraining to yogi’s […]

Key Cause of Advance in Yoga and Meditation: Slower Breathing and More Oxygen and CO2 [24/7]

Amazon Book “Yoga Benefits Are in Breathing Less: Introduction to Yoga Spirit and Anatomy for Beginners” : http://geni.us/aLwT/ . In this video, Dr. Artour Rakhimov and Volker Schmitz discuss the relation between breathing retraining and yoga-meditation benefits and yoga breathing exercises (pranayama). Volker Schmitz is a yoga teacher and breathing practitioner from Hamburg Germany. Dr. […]