Tuesday, November 27, 2012

70% Discount on The Great Courses - A Great Gift for Yoga Practitioners

Optimizing Your Brain's Fitness - The Great CoursesThe Great Courses company is giving 70% discount to more than 400 of their courses. The courses, which usually cost more than 200 US dollars, cover a wide range of topics including science, arts and business. If you are a yoga or meditation student you'll certainly find some of the science courses extremely valuable, a great gift for yoga practitioners. The offer will expire on January 21, 2013.

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Top 10 TED talks for inspiration and motivation

Top 10 Ted Talks for Inspiration

Have you met TED? No, I'm not talking about Ted Mosby, the guy from "How I Met Your Mother" but from the increasingly popular TED talks video podcast. Yeah, I'm a big fan of TED, some people don't seem to get it but I find that watching some of these TED talks given by people who are following their dreams and doing what they are suppose to be doing in whatever field that might be can be quite inspiring and they might even help us to find our own purpose in life and to follow our dreams, or at least they might help us to open our minds to new ideas and possibilities.

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Our Lives Are Not Controlled by Our Genes but by Our Beliefs


"We can change our lives as fast as we can change our beliefs, and since our beliefs can change instantly we can actually change our lives instantly," says Bruce Lipton. He gives a solid scientific explanations to confirm that it is not our genes that control our biology but rather our perceptions of the environment, or in other words our beliefs.

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Guide to Ashrams in India: Yoga Retreats in India and More

Yoga Retreats and Ashrams in India

(Updated 08/05/16) If you are planning a trip to India to learn yoga and meditation or to deepen your personal yoga practice you might find quite difficult to find the right ashram or yoga retreat for you, with so many ashrams all around India this can be quite a challenging task. So I decided to write this Guide to Ashrams in India based on the ashrams that I have visited hoping that it will help you in your search to find places where you can practice yoga, meditation, do a personal yoga retreat or even take the leap and go for an intensive yoga teachers training course.