A Famous Healing Breathing Technique
Have you ever heard of a simple ancient breathing technique that can do wonders for your body?
A Breathing Technique that not only helps us to balance our Body and Mind but is also capable of fighting many diseases and keeping Depression and Anxiety at bay.
What is this Technique?
This old ancient technique is known as “Anulom Vilom Pranayam” – Alternate Nostril Breathing.
How to practice it?
- Close your eyes and sit in a relaxed position
- Close your right nostril with your right thumb
- Breathe in from your left nostril, hold the breath for a couple of seconds
- Open right nostril and close left nostril with middle and ring finger
- Breathe out from right nostril
- In the second cycle inhale with right nostril and exhale with left
Be focused and concentrate on your breathing, repeat these steps 15-20 times in the beginning; advancing to up to 50-100 times later after practicing it for 3 to 5 days for better results.
Who can practice this technique?
Everyone can practice Anulom Vilom Pranayam, including children, young adults, elderly people, and patients. Pregnant women can also practice it for a normal delivery
Best time for Anulom Vilom Pranayam?
The best time for practicing this breathing exercise is early morning empty stomach. It can also be practiced after at least four to five hours of having food. After Pranayam avoid food and drinks for 15-20 minutes and let the body relax.
Health benefits of Anulom Vilom Pranayam?
- Regular practice of this technique improves blood circulation and removes all toxins from our body.
- It strengthens our Cardiovascular system and helps to cure all kinds of disorders related to the Heart.
- It helps in curing Liver diseases.
- Very effective in Stress management.
- It prevents diseases like Asthma, Tuberculosis, and Bronchitis.
- It cures diseases like Rheumatism, Gout, diseases pertaining to urinary and reproductive organs.
- It is very helpful in diseases like Cold, Cataract, Sinus at chronic stage.
- Blood Pressure and Diabetes can be completely cured with this Pranayam.
- This Pranayam is highly effective for Angina pain. With regular and daily practice, Angina can be completely cured without any medicine.
- It helps in removing Arterial blockages and increases Blood circulation, preventing a Heart attack.
- It helps in reducing Cholesterol, Triglycerides, and L.D.L.
- Overall, Anulom Vilom Pranayam is best suited to cure all the diseases and also prevents it.
Those suffering from cardiac complaints or problems related to blood pressure should perform this Pranayam under supervision.