Tag archive: yoga pose

Revive Your Body

It seems the most common modern day disease is busy-ness. There is so much pressure and struggle to achieve, complete the to-do list, attend appointments on time whilst negotiating Melbourne traffic, prepare healthy school snacks for the kids, eat healthily, look good and feel good. It is no wonder we are so stressed and anxious. […]

Expand Your Horizons Through Yoga

“Pranayama {breath} literally means the agama – expansion or manifestation – of prana. Prana is the vital energy of the universe.” ~ Swami Rami  Contrary to it’s literal meaning {the act of becoming larger or more extensive} ‘expansion’ in yoga is actually about letting go or “doing less” in order to achieve more. Expansion in yoga is […]

How To Turn Intent Into Action

So you got caught up in the excitement of new years goals and this being THE YEAR for change. Now it’s almost 6 months down the track and you’re feeling a little less than committed to the whole idea. Or disappointed that you’re not still feeling that buzz months later or seeing more progression towards […]

Tap Into Your Inner Wisdom Through Yoga

Intuition is not a new age concept, yet it remains to be one of the hardest things to listen to in modern day. We’re surrounded by a myriad of ideas, expectations, people, even devices that can tell us which direction to take in life. However it’s our intuition or inner wisdom, which we often ignore […]

Finding Lightness Through Yoga

Freedom. Fluidity. Ease. Letting Go. Each month at Kula Yoga we explore a different theme, giving us a sankalpa or intention on and off the mat. As a community from the Hawthorn and surrounding area, we come together to embrace this collective energy through our practice, translating into our daily lives. In April our focus […]

Short Term Goal Into A Longtime Love ~ Meet Rhys

Building a connection between like-minded individuals is something we’re passionate about at our yoga studio. “Kula” means community in the ancient and sacred language of Sanskrit. Not only do we provide locals from Hawthorn and Camberwell yoga classes, but we also provide them with a yoga studio where people can connect, share and grow. Our […]

Power Up Your Practice

When we think ‘power’ we immediately conjure images of strength, control & speed, particularly in relation to our practice. However, theres a deeper layer that is far more ‘powerful’ than this concept alone. “Behind me is infinite power, before me is endless possibility, around me is boundless opportunity.”  After setting our new year intentions and […]

Resolution ~ The decision to do or not do.

How can we explore resolution within our yoga practice? The decision of when to practice is a resolution in itself. A yoga practice can be present in many varied forms. Some days it may feel overwhelming to dedicate time to practice in a way we are most used to. The choice to take the time […]

Yoga In The Slow Lane

Nothing beats that feeling when you find your flow in yoga. You’re moving seamlessly from pose to pose, you’re remembering to breath, you feel strong. The rest of the room is a soft blur, you are in the zone. Then the teacher throws a curve ball and asks you to slow it down. Suddenly you’ve […]

Deep Release and Recovery for Active Bodies

Whether you’re feeling pretty good about your active lifestyle or pulling up a little stiff and sore, research highlights the importance of setting aside time for actively restorative classes like myofascial release, vinyasa flow and static stretching(yin). Even those who are on the not so active side of life and find themselves sitting at a […]