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by Gabrielle
Sun Aug 16, 2015 6:59 am
Forum: Yin Yoga Postures, Practice & Sequences
Topic: Music for Yin Yoga
Replies: 36
Views: 139780

top ten songs for yin and quiet practices

I recently posted this on my facebook page and there are lots of comments as well. Top ten songs for yin practice. Enjoy
https://www.facebook.com/yinnewzealand?fref=nf
by Gabrielle
Thu Sep 11, 2014 3:36 am
Forum: Blogs about Yin Yoga
Topic: Kidneys+Fear+Yin Sequence
Replies: 0
Views: 8889

Kidneys+Fear+Yin Sequence

If we were to boil down all our actions, thoughts and deeds into two categories they would be those of love and fear. Are you doing that high powered yoga because you love it or because you want to burn calories for fear of putting on weight? Are you practicing yoga because you think you have to or ...
by Gabrielle
Sun Jul 13, 2014 9:22 am
Forum: Blogs about Yin Yoga
Topic: Living In Yin
Replies: 0
Views: 5092

Living In Yin

Nature knows opposites well. Night and day, sun and moon, light and dark, summer and winter. Each one balances the other and without one the other would not exist. Opposites exist to support each other and to bring balance and harmony to everything in nature. Nature doesn’t fight the inevitable chan...
by Gabrielle
Tue Jun 10, 2014 12:16 pm
Forum: Blogs about Yin Yoga
Topic: The obstacles in our way ( dragon splits )
Replies: 0
Views: 6010

The obstacles in our way ( dragon splits )

There are many excuses we can make not to do yoga. The most common one I hear is 'I'm not flexible enough'. This is similar to saying 'I'm too dirty to take a bath' or 'I'm too hungry to eat or too tired to sleep'. The obstacle (the excuse/the problem) is also the answer, the way through. In Indian ...
by Gabrielle
Thu Aug 29, 2013 1:46 pm
Forum: Blogs about Yin Yoga
Topic: Stillness and quietness, the backbone of Yin, blog post
Replies: 2
Views: 8175

Stillness and quietness, the backbone of Yin, blog post

Hello Yin friends, here is my latest on themes for a class. I used it today after noticing the high level of distraction amongst some of the students, especially the newer ones. If you have any other ways to help students remain still and steady please let me know. http://halfmoonyoga.org/2013/08/29...
by Gabrielle
Mon Jul 01, 2013 2:36 am
Forum: Blogs about Yin Yoga
Topic: Themes for Yin Class
Replies: 3
Views: 23572

Themes for Yin Class

Hi Bernie thanks for the typo you were my friend that day! Yes please do create a post for it. I write every day and I have a mountain of ideas for yin class themes. In fact I have a book's worth if you are keen. Oh you are my friend most days actually I should say.... through my yoga online, I'll s...
by Gabrielle
Sun Jun 30, 2013 4:46 am
Forum: Blogs about Yin Yoga
Topic: Themes for Yin Class
Replies: 3
Views: 23572

Themes for Yin Class

Hello friends I have written a piece for yin class to use in my latest blog yin and tonic, hope you enjoy it. Please let me know what themes you use so we can share the love.
http://halfmoonyoga.org/?p=1960&preview=true