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Healthy Journey: to Soul Resorts

What a relaxing retreat, and a lovely bunch of participants we had last weekend! Thank you to everyone who made it, and special thanks to the warm and welcoming hosts at Soul Resorts who made our stay a uniquely memorable experience! We extend our gratitude to our instructors Rekha Krishnamoorthy for conducting a very relaxing

Going Back to Our Roots: Our Grandparents’ Diet and Lifestyle

This fascinating topic takes us to a timeline 40 to 50 years ago and before. The extended family was intact. So there were plenty of hands to share household chores and quality time to prepare food together from age-old recipes, to eat and to feed children. A number of curries, sambols, chutneys, pickles and short

Get Rid of Aches and Pains

Aches and pains in your shoulders, knees, back and neck can be a pretty common occurrence if you’ve been sedentary during the lock-down. Watch this video to find Esther Gokhale explain how we can heal ourselves via movement. The founder of Physio Medicare, Nilakshi Kasilingam, gives us some valuable advice on what not to do

Talk: Good For You, Good For Planet

Workout.lk together with Hatch will be hosting a webinar on Sunday, 5 July, with an eminent panel of health professionals and health entrepreneurs coming together to share insights and trends from the growing health food industry, celebrate young startups spearheading good work in the organic food and beverages community, hear their success stories and pitfalls,

TCC – Endurance Lab Virtual Challenge

Here’s a reason to get back into your favorite running attire… TCC (Triathlon Club of Colombo), together with Endurance Lab for the first time in Sri Lanka is organizing a virtual 4 stage challenge that spans over 4 weekends! Each weekend will have a different challenge to complete. You can run anywhere you want – be it

Talk: Truth About Immunity

Thank you to all those who dedicated time to improve their well-being and for attending our topic on immunity organized via Zoom last month. Our special gratitude to our panelists Dr. Tyrol Ferdinands and Shanez Gunatilaka for sharing valuable expert insights on factors that affect immunity, providing new perspectives on viruses and cytokine storms, the

Events: Webinars to Keep You Engaged…

Workout.lk invites you to a series of virtual events where we explore the power of cultivating inner strength – whether it is through strengthening our immune system, physical system or inner resilience to bounce back from difficult circumstances. Join the next informative online series this April featuring a inspiring set of panelists you wouldn’t want

Taking Care of Your Mental Health

During times of uncertainty, it’s natural to feel a sense of panic, frustration, sadness or anxiety, and different people express these feelings differently. We can, however, not let certain difficult situations or experiences consume us but guide us to our highest self. As mindfulness teacher Kaira Jewel mentions in this article, “the external situation may not

Boosting Your Immunity During an Outbreak

Practicing physical distancing, good health and hygiene is the best care we can give our loved ones who may have compromised immunity towards the Novel Coronavirus at the moment. This also involves an active responsibility to take care of our own immune and defense systems towards such viruses – whether it means getting adequate rest,

Workshop: Intro to Qigong

Thank you to all those who participated and gave us great feedback at the Intro to Qigong workshop last week.Special thanks to instructor Mahesh Pathirana for conducting a fantastic beginner-friendly workshop packed with ancient movement wisdom and the theories behind the health benefits of Qigong. We also got an understanding of the concept of Qi,