Mindfulness Archive

How EQ Can Help Us Thrive as Athletes

Original article posted on www.colombocycles.wordpress.com by Ridmi Dewage on the 10th of September, 2020. Focus of mind is key to attuning many aspects in life; whether it is to channel profound values or perceive our surrounding, honing mental focus is an important skill to acquire to live life at its best form. For years mindfulness

Video: How Meditation Can Change Your Life and Mind

“I think we’re looking at meditation as the next big public health revolution,” says ABC News anchor Dan Harris. “Meditation is going to join the pantheon of no-brainers like exercise, brushing your teeth and taking the meds that your doctor prescribes to you.” In this video, professors, neuroscientists, psychologists, composers, authors, and a former Buddhist

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: The WIM HOF “Iceman” Method

Wim Hof is nicknamed “The Iceman” for his ability to withstand extreme cold which he assigns to exposure to cold, meditation and breathing techniques. Hof has set out to spread the potential health benefits of his breathing techniques, working closely with scientists around the world to prove that the Wim Hof Method works. It is

Living in the past or worried about the future? Yoga your way to the present!

Article contributed by Kasi Adikaramge In our modern world, everything around us at present are demanding. Yet, we forget to live in the present, creating unnecessary anxiety about the past or future, end up getting mentally and physically sick. By now we are aware that psychological stress could lead to various physiological implications starting from