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Yin Yoga for Small Intestine Meridian | Neck, Shoulder and Upper Back Pain | Yoga with Melissa 477

March 8, 2019 Intermediate Yoga Class
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Yoga for Small Intestine This full length yin yoga class for your small intestine meridian will pull and pressurize the tissues of your upper back, shoulder and neck. By pulling and pressurizing the deep tissues of upper back, shoulders and neck you will be stimulating the flow of chi along the energy pathways of your […]

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Yin Yoga for Liver and Gallbladder Meridians | Hips, Side Body, Inner Thighs 65 mins | Yoga with Melissa 476

March 1, 2019 Intermediate Yoga Class
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Yin Yoga for Liver This full length yin yoga class for your liver and gallbladder meridians will pull and pressurize the tissues of your hips, side body and inner thighs. By pulling and pressurizing the deep tissues of the hips, side body and inner thighs you will be stimulating the flow of chi along the […]

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Yin Yoga full Body Full Class | Fascia & Yin Yoga Part 2 | Yoga with Melissa 474

February 15, 2019 Intermediate Yoga Class
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Yin Yoga This Full Body Full Yin Yoga Class was created in response to Yoga with Melissa 473 and the discussion it generated. It focuses on fascia and yin yoga for 60 minutes. We will move through your full body from your feet, hips, hamstrings, spine and shoulders to stress the ligaments and joint capsules […]

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Fascia and Yin Yoga | Yoga Lifestyle with Melissa

February 13, 2019 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Fascia and Yin Yoga In this short video I will be offering an explanation of myofascia so that you know what it is and the difference between the way that we approach myofascia in a hatha yoga or vinyasa yoga class and the deeper connective tissue in a yin yoga class. I will also explain […]

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Yin Yoga full Body Full Class | Fascia & Yin Yoga | Yoga with Melissa 473

February 8, 2019 Beginners Yoga Class
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Yin Yoga This Full Body Full Yin Yoga Class focuses on fascia and yin yoga for 60 minutes. We will move through all the joints of your body from your feet, knees, hips spine, to your shoulders to stress the ligaments and joint capsules so that over time they will become more spacious, thicker and […]

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Three Treasures Yin Yang Yoga: Jing Chi, Chi and Shen – Yoga with Melissa Episode 470

January 18, 2019 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Yin Yang Yoga In this yin yang yoga class we will combine the best of yin yoga with hatha yoga to preserve the three treasures: jing chi, chi and shen. We will focus on the strength of our physical body to enhance the container for our essence energy (jing chi), our vital energy (chi) and […]

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Three Treasures Yin Yoga: Jing, Chi and Shen | Yoga with Dr. Melissa West 469

January 11, 2019 Intermediate Yoga Class
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Yin Yoga In Chinese Medicine Theory there are three things, three treasures that are essential to sustaining your human life. Jing, Chi and Shen. Each of these three treasures contributes to your overall health and well-being. Jing chi is the essence energy which you were born with, inherited from your parents. It is the basis […]

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Reishi Hot Chocolate to Help our Yin Yoga Practice

January 9, 2019 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Hot Chocolate to Help our Yin Yin yoga is highly influenced by the philosophies of Traditional Chinese Medicine. When we come into a yin posture, we are coaxing the chi, or energy through the invisible energy highways that carry the chi and influence our organ systems and overall health and wellbeing, physically, mentally, emotionally, energetically […]

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Chakra Yin Yoga with Yin Tonification | Yoga with Melissa 459

November 2, 2018 Beginners Yoga Class
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Chakra Yin Yoga Our energy is so distracted, scattered and fragmented that often we experience insomnia, feel exhausted, burned out, anxious and depleted. In this chakra yin yoga class we will tonify yin at each chakra to build and fortify yin. Instead of searching desperately for energy outside of ourselves this yin yoga class tonifies […]

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