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Stretching and Breathing Mutual Benefits: Interview with Volker Schmitz

Volker Schmitz and Dr. Artour Rakhimov talk about how stretching exercises help breathing patterns and vice-versa. Volker has been teaching yoga, breathing exercises, kung fu and tai chi for over 15 years. Stretching can enhance breathing retraining and the other way around. The discussion on stretching for breathing begins first. In martial arts and yoga, […]

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 […]