In Episode 34 of the Inspired Life Project Podcast, Maggie interviews Jeanie Manchester. She is the founder of Anjaneya Yoga Shala and creator of the Shakti Rise Immersion and planetary upliftment. She shares with us her journey to discovering the power of Yoga and how it has created space for healing in her life.
.30 - Introduction and setting intentions for the session.
1.50 - Jeanie shares with us her work and her influencers from her 30 years of experience.
3.25 - The impact of meditation on Jeanie’s life and the changes she experienced.
5.40 - The higher states of consciousness and healing in our mind through meditation rather than medication.
8.40 - Yoga means to unify and, the unification between mind and body.
9.20 - Jeanie’s definition of healing.
10.50 - The negative, detrimental memories and patterns, or our pain body.
12.00 - Initonary mantras and melting a mantra inside of you, which bypass the mind and the body.
Creating a home yoga practice can be a challenging transition from practicing in a studio. I began my yoga training when I was 16, in Iowa at a place that was based in the Kripalu tradition. This style of yoga is very emotionally and energetically grounded, and I found it a brilliant intro to yoga because the truest intention of yoga is to unify all aspects of ourselves with the universe.
There is yoga that is the asanas/poses, and then there is the yoga where you integrate the sense of presence you develop on the mat and live that awareness throughout your day. One way to bring the essence of yoga into our daily lives is by becoming aware of our breath during the day. Another is to become aware of our body sensation and emotional feelings. These are two ways of developing a home yoga practice. With these, we can actually practice yoga while doing dishes, sweeping the floor,...
Jennifer, from Amrita Botanicals, pours her heart and soul into her business! She does it all from growing the herbs she uses in her products, distilling the herbs to get the essential oil, formulating products, to delivering top-notch facials using crystal energy and reiki!! She has been inspired by her study of Ayurveda and enjoys the one on one connection to her clients through the development and implementation of her products. Jennifer grows all her own plants - there are no un-natural chemicals in her products!
She loves her business because she assists her clients with relaxation and provides an escape from their every day lives.
What an inspiration to us all to pour everything you have into our business and watch it soar!!