What is Incense Used For?

We've all been to a yoga studio where you've had the amazing fragrance of a burning incense stick. You probably even lit one up yourself already. But what about these sticks that burn and what are they doing? Find it out in this article. The History of Incense To answer this question we have to take a look back in…

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5 Ways to Ground Yourself

Grounding myself has been a problem that I've been struggling with for a long time. I live close to nature now, so it's been a lot better, but there were times where I was just anywhere else except in the here and now. AKA ungrounded. In this article, I'm going to talk about 5 easy ways to ground yourself. There…

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Yoga Sutras By Patanjali: Pratyahara

We have reached the fifth limb of yoga! If you've read the previous articles in the series, you know by now that we are going from outer aspects, like behavior and movement, towards the inside. Pratyahara is not such a well-known limb of yoga, which is a shame as it is probably the most important one. Let's talk it trough.…

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How To Be A (Good) Yoga Teacher

If you want I can very quickly answer this question already: Do your yoga teacher training. If it were just that simple. In this guest blog I wrote some stuff down about things you have to do after you finish your yoga teacher training, and in this article, I will tell you what you need to be a (good) yoga teacher!…

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Yoga, Food and IBS, An Amazing Holistic System For Relief

A couple of years ago I got diagnosed with IBS or Irritable Bowel Syndrome. My first thoughts were: What is it and how did I get it? For the second question, there isn't an answer unfortunately, what causes IBS is to this day unknown. There are factors though that might play a role in creating the syndrome. A first flare…

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The Yoga Sutras by Patanjali: Asana
Reverse warrior pose

The Yoga Sutras by Patanjali: Asana

The third limb of yoga is Asana. This one is probably the most known as those are the poses that everyone else is doing. But what do you know about the asanas that you are doing? In this article, I'm going to give a deeper explanation of the third limb. There is so more behind a yoga pose then you…

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