Category: Physiology of the Breath

DANCING BREATH RAP – DO IT NOW!

Here you will find the symbols of Inhale and Exhale.  There is an ancient practice called Qi Gong, or Chi Kung, which relies on the breath as an integral piece of the practice.  Qi Gong is described as: “the philosophy and practice of aligning… Continue Reading “DANCING BREATH RAP – DO IT NOW!”

Trees Are The Lungs Of The Earth

“Don’t cut your trees, because the trees are the lungs of the earth. ” -Milda Sebris , a resident at Ellen Memorial Health Care Center, turned 100 on 1/26/11. To breathe is to live embodied.  Without this exquisite process going on day after day,… Continue Reading “Trees Are The Lungs Of The Earth”

Everything You Need to Know About Life Is In One Breath

“Everything you need to know about life is in one breath.” –Dewitt Jones, Photojournalist             After listening to the recent interview with Dewitt done by Sheila Finkelstein of Picture to Ponder I was brought back again to what an… Continue Reading “Everything You Need to Know About Life Is In One Breath”

Sympathetic Breathing

“Sympathetic Breathing” brings to my mind many possibilities.  I see two people embracing each other, matching breath and bringing support and love.  I also am aware that we feel the breath rhythms of everyone around us and actually breathe the air that all that… Continue Reading “Sympathetic Breathing”