Greetings, Hongkong citizens! Living in this vibrant and bustling concrete jungle can be stressful and hectic. But you should not worry. To get back your healthy and wholesome lifestyle, try Hatha Yoga.
If it sounds alien to you, it is a type of yoga exercise with a combination of body stretching, breath control, and meditation. You just need to spend 2 to 3 days a week, and each session takes about an hour. Research has found countless benefits of practicing yoga. Here are some of them.
1) It helps in physical health
First timers often believe that Hatha Yoga postures are challenging and impossible. You just have to learn the right way to keep focusing and control your breath while stretching your body. As time goes by, you’ll notice that you’ve become more flexible and it’ll be easier to do the poses. Combining proper yoga poses with proper breathing techniques can purify your body, so your organs will soon recover and function properly. Practicing the postures can even tone your spine, thus improves your nerves system. Moreover, your digestion system works better, and you’ll experience deep sleep during the night. Good sleep means a happy you!
2) It helps in spiritual health
Some people seem physically fit, but this is not an ultimate sign that their inner self is stable. The good news is, Hatha Yoga workout is not just about stretching or physical exercise, it is also about getting you more aware of your emotional needs. When your body learns to do the pose, your soul improves as well. Eventually, your mind will become peaceful and calm. Nothing is more valuable in this world than pure happiness. Don’t you agree?
3) It controls your cravings
Self-control is not easy. That’s why you can hardly say no to your cravings for all the unhealthy but tasty foods that contain lots of sugar and fat. Alcohol or cigarettes, you name it, they attract you continuously like a magnet. The good news is, you can be the master of your mind and dominate those cravings with Hatha Yoga. Do the exercise continuously, and believe it or not, the more you practice yoga, the more you’ll become its fan. What’s more, you can avoid or even ignore all those bad cravings after a while.
Falling in love with Hatha Yoga already? Well, why don’t you go ahead and in Hongkong? Next, let’s witness how Hatha Yoga changes your life for the better.