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Restorative, Gentle, Satya, Yoga Nidra Donation

13:30
15:30
Ashland Yoga Center
Event organized by Ashland Yoga Center

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50 percent of the profits will go to Jessica's cause.
Jessica was diagnosed with advanced stage lymphoma (cancer of the lymph nodes. Click here for more info or support:
https://www.youcaring.com/jessicamonaco-1140797


Why try Restorative Yoga?
-You are giving a reset to your nervous system
-Sleeping improves
-Quiets and calms the mind
-Aches and pains are gone or the are not the centerpiece of your life.
-it is a great tool for chronic pain to ease the anticipation of pain and pain itsel
- one of the greatest tools for depression, anxiety and PTSD
-counteracts the busyness of our lives
-teaches us to do less, react less, receive more and find moments to do nothing so you can tap into your own inner vitality
-guides you to daily short practices that can help you sleep better and feel refreshed in the morning
What is SATYA?

Sensory Awareness Training for Yoga Attunement

In a totally unique way, SATYA practice opens doorways into the interior, providing new pathways of perception and feeling. It guides students away from "doing" movement and toward sensing, receiving and "being" movement. All the movements are done on the floor in a flowing fashion, without force. The SATYA movements cultivate inner listening and heighten proprioceptive awareness. Our aim is to counter “sensory-motor amnesia” and to gain awareness in places where there has been numbing or freezing. This awareness is the body’s innate intelligence. By increasing our capacity for sensory awareness, we become more sentient, wakeful beings in the world.

The practice ends with a deep guided relaxation called Yoga Nidra.

Yoga nidra is a state of consciousness between waking and sleeping, like the "going-to-sleep" stage. It is a state in which the body is completely relaxed, and the practitioner becomes systematically and increasingly aware of the inner world by following a set of verbal instructions.

Yoga nidra is among the deepest possible states of relaxation while still maintaining full consciousness. In lucid dreaming, one is only, or mainly, cognizant of the dream environment, and has little or no awareness of one's actual environment

The practice of yoga relaxation[clarification needed] has been found to reduce tension and anxiety. The autonomic symptoms of high anxiety such as headache, giddiness, chest pain, palpitations, sweating and abdominal pain respond well. It has been used to help soldiers from war cope with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

What can we do on a daily basis that can help us sleep better and feel refreshed in the morning?
How can we quiet the nervous system and promote a sense of peace and ease so we can fully rest.

Come to this workshop and take charge of your rest with these simple and yet, powerful practices. All levels welcome
$38 before March 26, $48 thereafter

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