Surya Namaskar or Sun Salutation – The primary Yoga pose

Introduction Surya Namaskar or Sun Salutation has an element of spiritual processes. Like, when we say Surya (or Sun), we are talking about the basic powerhouse of this planet. Everything on this earth is powered by the sun. You may argue, the electricity is man-made but the truth is the basic elements like carbon and others are the consequence of the sun itself in a way or the other. It is probably the most eminent and the most salubrious exercise routine a human can perform. When you compare this with other conventional exercises like aerobics, weight lifting, walking, jogging, and […]

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They say, it’s 70% of diet in body building

Yes… true, diet is critically important, the percentage in the title may be even on the higher side. Food is the major constituent of body building process and one cannot overlook it. Understand that it’s a science and not a luck magic that occurs with someone and not with others. Consider it as a fuel and your body as a machine and just like any machine it won’t perform. Intense workouts without the proper nutrition is a huge waste of time. PERIOD.     What exactly is a proper diet? Proper nutrition doesn’t simply mean not eating fatty foods, or only […]

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Tips for gym beginners

For all those, who are thinking to hit gym for one reason or the other, I would recommend to have a perusal of the following basics- • Warm up-It is utmost important to do a good warm-up before getting onto the machine. it will prepare your body for rigorous training and will prevent injuries. • Have the right posture and use proper form- Proper form helps you to connect your mind to move and to get the most benefits out of the exercise. while lifting weight it prevents the risk of injury. • Use the mirror as an ally-make mirror your […]

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