Just Enough

Just Enough

Last month Trinity College Dublin released a study* that identifies how the brain functions when prāṇāyāma helps us to focus. The study revealed activity in an area of the brainstem, the locus coeruleus, which produces noradrenaline. This chemical helps us to focus...

Antara Kumbhaka (Kumbhaka Antara)

Sanskrit: Antara – interior, within Kumbhaka – suspension, holding Holding the inhalation Benefits: Expands the lungs and chest Calms the mind Contraindications: Breath retention is not recommended for those living with glaucoma, untreated high blood...