Backbends can be restoratively releasing to the front of the body and engagingly stimulating to the back of the body
Forward bending is used to release tension and tightness in the back of the body.
The six movements of the spine, forward bends, back bends, left and right lateral bending, left and right rotation) along with inversions can be beneficial to the body and mind.
Martial Arts Kata with Dynamic Tension can be combined to facilitate postural improvement.
Although not a full-fledged workout there are options for getting the body into moving.
The rest phase of breath, that all important pause, the point at which the inhalation or exhalation momentarily halts is a very significant aspect of the breath.
One must do ‘something’ to keep the psycho-physio-spiritual mechanisms in tune.
The stigma that is connected to exercise is that it is tedious, it is boring, it is difficult. Life, in general, can encompass these things, based on perception.
I wish to extend a full-hearted congratulations to those New Year’s Resolution exercisers who have stuck it out to this point.
Working on endurance can provide many benefits to the body