In the first of a series of posts over seven days, I have the pleasure of sharing with you ‘Yoga in the City’.
Inspired by the philosophy of my project and sequenced according to a traditional yoga asana practice, these shots were taken from various landmarks around the City of London: the Bank of England, Royal Exchange, St Pauls Cathedral and Marble Arch.
Thanks to Yoga Photographer, Richard Pilnick for the great shots and inspiration (www.richardpilnick.com). Namaste.
The debate about the benefits of organic and nonorganic food seems endless. In this week’s post, the yogibanker shares with you some eye-opening pictures showing what organic and nonorganic food look like under the microscope. The proof is in the pudding as they say.
Retreats, ‘off-sites’, workshops.. you name it, it’s all the same thing. In this week’s post, inspired by the current Prime Minister of the U.K, Theresa May, the yogibanker describes the interesting effect of going on retreat… not just for yogis.
Its all about Balance, as they say… In this week’s post, the yogibanker appears in Balance magazine for a short interview and photoshoot in their April magazine.. for this I am truly grateful.
There are lots of things said about the vegan/vegetarian diet – that it can’t meet all of your daily protein requirements etc… In this week’ post, the yogibanker difuses that myth and shows that a vegan based diet is just, if not more effective in tackling demanding sports and more….
The one constant thing in life is change. This week, the yogibanker decided to change his meditation style with interesting effect….
When we meditate, we find a new space. In this week’s post, the yogibanker shares his experiences and the lessons he has learnt from that space…
We are what we eat. However, did you know that certain foods are well known to elevate our moods and make us ‘happy’? The yogibanker looks at 5 of his favourite foods that can help us feel calmer and more relaxed.
To ski is to be free… In this week’s post, I describe my relationship between being in the mountains and my busy City life.
Email is part and parcel of our daily life. The practice of mindfulness can really help us be more productive managing email, or in some cases make or break a career. Here I discuss my own experiences and lessons learnt….
In a special mid week edition of Yogibanker, I talk to Amanda Fletcher, creator and founder of the inaugural City2Sand 2o17: The first festival of its kind to infuse yoga moves with funky house beats, plus more all by the sunny beach in South of Spain. Find out more here…
There is no doubt that the practice of mindfulness has helped many, however whether it truly sits well in the modern corporation is another matter. In this post, the Yogibanker explores this concept further..
Gratitude is available to all us on a whim, but more often than not, our lives are embroiled in negativity. The yogibanker discusses that practicing gratefulness on a regular basis has a pronounced effect upon the brain…
The practice of yoga is really all about the mind. However, the relationship that people have with their yoga practice is rich and varied. Here, I look a little deeper at this topic and find some interesting stories about how yoga has shaped people’s lives.
Avoiding alcohol for a month can be a challenge, let alone going vegan too. Here, I reflect upon some of the insights I gained during January.
The topic of yoga and men is one that is not often associated with each other, in today’s female dominated industry. Yet, some of the best teachers today are men and historically, many of the leading yogis who developed the practice of yoga and its many traditions have been male too. In this week’s post,…
What is wellness really all about? The yogibanker asks the big questions….
As the new year evolves, those of you who have set your intention to eat more healthily may be wondering what that really means. In the context of the myriad of dietary advice out there, one can only possibly be confused about what to eat, and what not to eat. So the FT has the first crack…
the yogibanker bounces back into 2017 with a rigorous analysis of the effectiveness of our new year’s resolutions and goal setting in general…