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8 Essential Oil Diffusers to Help You Chill Out This Summer 8 Essential Oil Diffusers to Help You Chill Out This Summer 8 Essential Oil Diffusers to Help You Chill Out This Summer 8 Essential Oil Diffusers to Help You Chill Out This Summer


Looking for a new diffuser to help soak in all the benefits of aromatherapy? Here are 8 of the best diffusers fro you to try!

The First Step of Yoga: Yama The First Step of Yoga: Yama The First Step of Yoga: Yama The First Step of Yoga: Yama


The five Yamas provide social codes of conduct that are necessary for a true understanding of the spirit of yoga. Here's an introduction to...

Meditation & Mindfulness: What's the Difference? Meditation & Mindfulness: What's the Difference? Meditation & Mindfulness: What's the Difference? Meditation & Mindfulness: What's the Difference?


Mindfulness and meditation get a lot of attention, but what's the difference between these two practices? Here's what these two techniques...

The Meaning of Moksha The Meaning of Moksha The Meaning of Moksha The Meaning of Moksha


To reach moksha all we need to do to find peace and purpose in this life is to remember that we are more than just a physical body. But how...

Soothing Anxiety With Restorative Yoga Soothing Anxiety With Restorative Yoga Soothing Anxiety With Restorative Yoga Soothing Anxiety With Restorative Yoga


Restorative yoga can help give your mind and body the relaxation it needs to relieve stress and ease anxious minds. Here's how this...

Namaste and Namaskar: Greeting the Divine Namaste and Namaskar: Greeting the Divine Namaste and Namaskar: Greeting the Divine Namaste and Namaskar: Greeting the Divine


Palms together at heart centre, a bow of the head and a soft whisper of 'Namaste' or 'Namaskar.' Why do yogis greet each other this way?...

Mindful Consumption for a Joyful New Year Mindful Consumption for a Joyful New Year Mindful Consumption for a Joyful New Year Mindful Consumption for a Joyful New Year


We can use mindfulness like a second skin to help protect ourselves from absorbing negative nutriments. Learn how to mindfully manifest a...

Peace Peace Peace Peace


Explore popular perspectives on how personal desires take us away from peace, and why peace is the only aspiration we should have in this...

Meditation Meditation Meditation Meditation


Incorporating a daily meditation into your yoga asana and spiritual practice will have a profound impact on your life. Learn the benefits...

A Tale of Unexpectedly Unplugging, Freaking Out and, Finally, Reconnecting With My Inner Wisdom A Tale of Unexpectedly Unplugging, Freaking Out and, Finally, Reconnecting With My Inner Wisdom A Tale of Unexpectedly Unplugging, Freaking Out and, Finally, Reconnecting With My Inner Wisdom A Tale of Unexpectedly Unplugging, Freaking Out and, Finally, Reconnecting With My Inner Wisdom


For the modern yogi, unplugging from technology can be a challenge. Find out how one of Yogapedia's editors managed to do it and live to...

Meditate Meditate Meditate Meditate


We asked yogis, meditation experts and experienced adventurers to share their unique and inspiring experiences about where they’ve...

Mindfulness Mindfulness Mindfulness Mindfulness


Being more mindful doesn't have to be an appointment in our calendar. Here are 8 ways to practice it at any and every moment.

The Freedom in Letting Go The Freedom in Letting Go The Freedom in Letting Go The Freedom in Letting Go


Letting go can be a challenge, especially if what we are trying to let go of is painful. Learn about the benefits of surrender and finding...

Non-attachment Non-attachment Non-attachment Non-attachment


Non-attachment (or aparigraha) is not detachment. Learn more about this Buddhist and yogic principle, and how to practice it.

Ego Ego Ego Ego


Judgment and guilt are just a couple of signs that our ego has taken over. Learn how to confront your ego and take back control of your...

5 Sacred Mantras to Jump-start Your Japa Meditation Practice 5 Sacred Mantras to Jump-start Your Japa Meditation Practice 5 Sacred Mantras to Jump-start Your Japa Meditation Practice 5 Sacred Mantras to Jump-start Your Japa Meditation Practice


Japa meditation is the use of mantra chanting in order to still the mind and open the path to enlightenment. Here are five sacred mantras...

Sage Smudging: How to Cleanse With This Healing Herb and Sanctify Your Spiritual Practice Sage Smudging: How to Cleanse With This Healing Herb and Sanctify Your Spiritual Practice Sage Smudging: How to Cleanse With This Healing Herb and Sanctify Your Spiritual Practice Sage Smudging: How to Cleanse With This Healing Herb and Sanctify Your Spiritual Practice


The ritual of burning sage is a powerful way to purify and clear negative energy from your environment. Learn the science behind this...

Silence Silence Silence Silence


Silence is a practical (and spiritual) means of improving well-being, finding clarity and re-engaging with the world around you.

Ong So Hung: A Heart-Opening Mantra Ong So Hung: A Heart-Opening Mantra Ong So Hung: A Heart-Opening Mantra Ong So Hung: A Heart-Opening Mantra


Learn the meaning of this Sanskrit mantra as well as how it can help meet you wherever you are in your spiritual journey, bringing you...