What Is Pranayama? (Definition, Purpose, History, Stages and Types)

While the practice of pranayama or yogic breathing holds significant importance in the methodology of tantra and hatha yoga, it is not emphasized very much in modern yoga classes. The popularity of western yoga classes is due to its accessibility on focused on physical postures and fitness. While the esoteric practices of breath control often take a backseat to make yoga more welcoming and approachable, this essential component of yogic …Demonstrating What Is Pranayama