letting go

Getting Personal with Huge Physical and Emotional Shifts: Vlog 32

September 12, 2016 Vlog
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Getting Personal I started my week with my good friend Jeffrey Chand from Qi Gong for Vitality we had so much fun creating new videos for you on Labour Day Monday. We give you a really good tip about keeping tiger balm out of your nose. Thursday morning we filmed Yoga with Melissa 348 at […]

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Weekly Yoga with Melissa West 338 Poetry in Motion: Holding on and Letting Go

July 1, 2016 Intermediate Yoga Class
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Holding on and Letting Go “Embracing, We Let Go” by Yahia Lababidi Perhaps, we are negotiating not just with one, but always two -who share the same soil, it is true- one who lives, another who is dying A shift in balance begins to take place once a love of silence is confessed its roots […]

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Yoga with Melissa 236, Let It Go, Warrior Pose, 45 min Yoga Class

July 18, 2014 Advanced Yoga Class
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Letting Go In today’s class we will cultivate the courage to bring acceptance and grace to the change and transformation that inevitably arises in our lives when asked to let go. We will do this through yoga postures that invite letting go, but also through the warrior postures to plant the seeds of courage in […]

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Yoga with Melissa 114, Vishnu Series, Buddha

December 23, 2011 Beginners Yoga Class
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Yoga with Melissa 114 is on Vishnu’s incarnation as Buddha. This continues our series of hatha yoga classes on Vishnu’s avatars with his ninth incarnation as Buddha. In this incarnation Vishnu came to remove suffering from the world. In this practice we will focus on the shared Buddhist and yogic concepts of mindfulness, letting go […]

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Yoga with Melissa Episode 37: Special Series on Yamas & Niyamas: Aparigraha with Dr. Melissa West

June 8, 2010 Earlier Yoga Episodes
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Yoga with Melissa 37 is a one hour yoga class on aparigraha. It is part of our ten-class series on the yamas and niyamas. This week we explore aparigraha, the last of the yamas or ethical principles as outlined by Patanjali in the yoga sutras. Aparigraha means non-hoarding or non possessiveness. It is said that […]

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