After using the earth element for grounding and strengthening, we now use water to generate fluidity and control. Movements are more flowing and light, with a strong core and some balance as focus points. As you probably know, you can’t practice balance without losing it sometimes, and you will see me do so fabulously. We […]
We use a very simple technique to practice Nyasa meditation – placing awareness on each of the chakras using gentle breathing, and then spending a few moments just feeling the effects. There is nothing fancy here, and I find this very effective to awaken sensitivity and consciousness in the whole spine.
This class was filmed at Moon Yoga Club in Bergen (N-H) the Netherlands, during one of our trainings there. Its a standard yin yoga class where I give you options for different “target area’s”. You’ll find that when you do a class taught for a group it’s a little different than when you only have […]
I’m a big fan of squatting and by squatting I don’t mean occupying a house or building that is abandoned, nor gym squats (although I do like those), but sitting like a large population in Asia does. In our western society we sit to much on chairs, resulting in (mostly fascia related) back problems, and […]
this is a very mellow restorative yoga class. Different than in yin you don’t want to experience any “stress” in the poses, just relaxation. You’ll need however a couple of props like pillows, blankets a belt and maybe a block or 2. suggestion: wear warm clothes and make it as comfortable for yourself as possible.
Circum coxae iuncturam, fancy Latin for: around the hip joint. In this very short 10 min class we move all the structures around the hip joints, stretching the muscles around and lubricating the hip joints themselves. It’s the ideal class to do in a short break or right after work when you where sitting for […]