Olivia H. Miller is a freelance writer and has been a student of yoga for twenty-five years. She lives on Cape Cod in Massachusetts.
Nicole Kaufman is a freelance illustrator whose work has appeared in several publications and books. She lives with her family in Sonoma County's beautiful wine country.
After producing several top-selling Christ-centered yoga instructional videos, Susan now brings her unique form of exercise, stretching, and prayerful praise to a market eager for yoga that is centered around Christ and not eastern forms of meditation. She has even included a full-length instructional workout DVD for readers to follow along with!
Get all the benefits from yoga by practising for just 15-minutes during your normal working day. Whether at home, in the office, at classes – all you need is 15 minutes to make a difference to your life.
• Brief introduction to hatha yoga, and its benefits
• When and where to practise yoga
• Breathing and relaxation
• 15-minute morning yoga exercises (to wake you up and focus your mind and body)
• 15-minute evening/after work yoga exercises (to help you wind down)
• 15-minute bedtime yoga exercises (to help you relax, overcome insomnia and put the events of a busy day into perspective)
The 15-minute sessions within each section can be practised by all levels from beginner to advanced, and you can choose the time of day, which best fits your lifestyle to practice. Just decide which session suits you or vary them.
Want to start enjoying the benefits of yoga today? The secret's out—you can quickly get up-to-speed on the basics of yoga and begin your workout with the help of this fun guide.
Basic Yoga Postures & Series In A Day For Dummies gives you an easy-to-follow introduction on the essential beginning elements of yoga. It's packed with tips and advice for staying balanced while maintaining proper posture (when sitting or standing) and step-by-step instructions for basic yoga sequences.An overview on the basic philosophy and benefits of Yoga Essential keys to posture, sitting, and standing The mechanics and practice of breathing during Yoga practice A recommended routine for beginners Online component takes you beyond the book with bonus content and features
Get ready to start reaping the many benefits of this ancient practice with Basic Yoga Postures & Series In A Day For Dummies.
If you are looking for a way to increase your health, improve your fitness, and lower your stress, then yoga and meditation is just what you are looking for. This is a busy world, at the end of the day, you carry the stress of that day on your body like a heavy coat, and it weighs you down with its burden.
Yoga and meditation allows you to gently work away that stress, to find peace and calm your mind while stretching out the tired and tight muscles and through yoga poses and breathing, you can shed that stress and tension. Stop letting stress get to you, do not put it off any longer, this is the book that you need to help you relax while strengthening and toning your body.