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What are some health benefits of yoga?

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Asked by H.Donna, Last updated: Jul 06, 2020

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Saurabh Tiwari

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Saurabh Tiwari, Blogger | Digital Marketer, Bachelor in Computer Application, Lucknow

Answered Sep 23, 2019

The term Yoga means getting united with the sublime force of nature. It is the way of unlocking ourselves for the universal phenomena and experiencing the blissfulness around us.

Therefore, there are many forms of Yoga, like Hath yoga; if you want to keep it limited only to the health benefits. Otherwise, Yoga'sroots are more extensive than anyone could think.

Yoga has its root connected to ancient eternal dharma which provides useful packages of simple, safe, effective stress reduction techniques to the practitioners.

Controlled breathing and gentle stretching are part of the common Yoga exercises. The primary goal of Yoga is to establish the equilibrium balance between mind, body, and soul at once.

As mentioned above, the most famous form of Yoga is Hatha Yoga, which helps in preventing the illness and benefiting muscles, joints, organs, nerves, and glands through various physical postures.

These physical postures are called Asanas. These Asanas are the perfect way to train the mind and muscles to improve human concentration and coordination. Such Yoga exercises are an excellent way of preventing build-up tension which often leads to aches and anxiety. The mental and breathing exercises are called Pranayam.

Pranayam helps to deal with problems like breathing, depression, and high blood pressure. Yoga encourages a person's overall development.

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Replied on Sep 23, 2019

Great answer bro, I found it helpful

Markda John

Markda John

Answered Mar 28, 2018

There are quite a lot of health benefits of yoga. Firstly and most importantly, yoga helps in controlling both the heart rate and the mind. In other words, it helps people in finding mental peace and as a result of this, relaxes both the mind and the body which is a great need today. Other health benefits of yoga are focused at the body posture, and the overall tone of the body.

There are quite a lot of health benefits of yoga. Firstly and most importantly, yoga helps in

Due to all the stretching, the body muscles develop a good level of strength and bones develop flexibility which can prevent a lot of injuries such as fractures.


Yash Mathers

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Yash Mathers, Content Writer, Diploma in Literature, Austin,Texas

Answered Jun 20, 2019

The term "Yoga" came from Pre-Vedic Indian traditions. It was defined and speculated in Rigveda, one of the ancient Indian hymns. Yoga escalated quickly worldwide due to its enormous benefits that we'll discuss further.

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  • First and foremost is flexibility. The more flexible your body is, the fewer chances are there for you to get an injury as it strengthens the bones and muscles throughout your body.
  • Second, It elevates the flow of energy in a very profound way. The way it should be. It'll help you stay joyful and blissful.
  • Third, It enhances the way you breathe to keep you from lungs related problems like Asthma, Bronchitis, etc.
  • For those seeking to reduce fat, Yoga is the safest and the most effective way to go. Exercises like Paripurna Navasana(Boat Pose), Utthita Parsvakonasana(Extended Side Angle Pose), etc.
  • Improved Athletic Performance, Again the better your body structure, the better your body will function and more athletic you will be physical as well as mentally.
  • Improves decision-making capabilities, by practicing deep breathing exercises on a daily basis such as Pranayama, Anulom Vilom, etc.
  • Keeps you safe and sound from deadliest Thriving diseases like the kinds of Cancer, Tumours, etc.

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