Mind Body Archive

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,

Video: Why Weight Loss Is All In Your Head

Drew Manning of Fit2Fat2Fit sits down with Tom to discuss his 75 pound weight gain and the emotional journey he went through losing it again…

Talk: Burnout: Let’s Talk Solutions

Thank you to all those who dedicated time to improve their well-being and for attending our special topic on corporate burnout last week. Our special gratitude to our panelists Dr. Tyrol Ferdinands, Mei Flynn, Mahesh Pathirana and Rekha Krishnamoorthy for sharing great industry insights, best practices on avoiding burnout while digging in to the mind-body

Learn About Health Qigong and it’s Benefits

What is Qigong? Qigong (pronounced “chee-goong”) originated in China over 4,000 years ago and is a powerful system of healing and energy medicine (yes, even before Tai Chi). It is a series of gentle exercise that involves breathing techniques, gentle movement and meditation, which acts to cleanse, strengthen and circulate the life energy (qi) allowing

Talk: Wellness in Colombo

We organized another inspiring panel session last week, and thank you to all those who dedicated time to improve their well-being, and special thanks to our panelists Sukanya Wignaraja, Mei Flynn and Anja Meixner for sharing great industry insights, best practices on corporate wellness while digging in to the mind-body connection and healing, stress and

Experience: Kaya Wellness Day Out

Workout.lk organized a unique day out at Kaya Health Resort last Sunday! We loved experiencing the one-of-a-kind world-class facility including halo therapy, flotation therapy and getting to know the great instructors who conducted Qigong, wellness coaching and Yoga. We express our special gratitude to Master Mahesh Pathirana, Mei Flynn and Rekha Krishnamoorthy as well as

Workshop: Intro to Classical Yoga

Thank you to all those who participated and gave great feedback at the Intro to Classical Yoga workshop on Sunday. Special thanks to instructor Rekha Krishnamoorthy for conducting a fantastic beginner-friendly workshop where we could get a better understanding of the concept of Yoga, and take away easy Upa Yoga practices that can be practiced