Author: Andrea Stern

Yoga Basic 2 – The Power of Breathing: Fueling Our Everyday Lives

Did you know that an adult at rest typically breathes around 12 to 20 times per minute? That’s approximately 22,000 breaths a day!  Breathing isn’t just a simple bodily function—it’s what keeps you- us alive. Your lungs play an important role in this process, providing your body with the oxygen it needs to function. With every inhale, your lungs draw […]

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Yoga Basic 1 – Exploring the Ancient Roots and Modern Evolution of Yoga

Download Handout Yoga Basic 1. Did you know that before the written word, knowledge was passed down orally? Yoga, has been transmitted from Master to student for over 5,000 years. The word “yoga” finds its roots in the sacred Sanskrit texts known as the Rig Veda, revered for their spiritual wisdom. The first practitioners of yoga were ascetics and hermits […]

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Tuesday YOGA BASIC in Caldas da Rainha

Hello,  Starting 19th March, I’m happy to invite you to join my new Yoga Class in Caldas, “YOGA BASIC”! 🌟 Whether you’re a beginner looking to kickstart your yoga journey or someone wanting to strengthen their foundation, this class is perfect for you. 🗓️ Every Tuesday, starting at 10am 📍 Sociedade Columbófila Caldense, Caldas da Rainha Over the course of […]

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Finding Life’s Source in Water and Yoga

Water is a source of life. It’s a simple truth that we often overlook in our daily routines. We turn on the tap, fill our glasses, and quench our thirst without much thought. Yet, water is not just a necessity for survival; it’s a fundamental element that nourishes and sustains us. But what about the sources of life that go […]

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The Power of Smiling

Sometimes, the simplest acts can have a profound impact.  Do you know? That the power of a smile or laughter goes beyond the superficial expression of happiness. It holds the potential to transform our mindset. Furthermore, smiling also brings health benefits, such as reducing anxiety, as well as lowering your blood pressure and heart rate. When we smile, our brain […]

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LOVE YOU(RSELF) – Happy Valentins Day

The love you show yourself enables you to love others. “Opening the heart” represents love for life, nature, and all people. Embracing everything with appreciation, mindfulness, understanding, acceptance, and warmth is significant in today’s world. Backbends are the yoga postures known as “heart openers” because they stretch and open the chest area. How to open your heart? During a backbend, […]

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New Yoga Location every Thursday.

Yoga is not just about training flexibility of your body; it’s also significant for our mind. We are switching our yoga to a new location and day. 🕖 Every Thursday: 10:15 – 11:30 am  📍Sociedade Columbófila Caldense, Caldas da Rainha I like the Columbófila a lot as a  centrally located and  and traditional Portuguese sport and cultural venue.  My goal […]

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Starting Yoga Classes 2024

Hello 🧘‍♀️, I’m sending you a warm invitation to join my regular Yoga sessions starting this week! 🌈 We’re a wonderful international community of both beginner and intermediate yogis, and I’d love for you to be a part of it. I have two options for you: As a passionate Yoga instructor and Physiotherapist, I’m dedicated to guiding you through the […]

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Wonderful international yoga community

This Wednesday is our final yoga session this year, as I’ll be traveling. We’ve formed a lovely international yoga community over the last few weeks. The location is unique on the 7th floor on top of the Silios in Caldas da Rainha. I’m thankful for the experiences of the first five classes, and I’m looking forward to continuing our yoga […]

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Wednesday YOGA Kicked off.

Hey everyone! 🧘‍♀️✨ we had a amazing first yoga session yesterday on the 7th floor of the SILOs in Caldas da Rainha! 🌞 We’re building a wonderful international yoga community, and we’d love for you to be a part of it. Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for some zen vibes. Let’s stretch, breathe, and grow together! 🌈 Andrea […]

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