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The Third Chakra - known as the Navel or Solar Plexus Chakra, is located in the stomach and the centre of our abdomen and is responsible for our self worth and self confidence. Its element is fire and colour is yellow/orange.
The Root chakra is the first chakra. It sits at the base of the spine and anchors the higher chakras to the earth, providing you a feeling of safety and self preservation. The Root Chakra is where we ground ourselves to Mother Earth, and is related to our feelings of safety and security in life - be it physical (health / wellbeing) or meta-physical (financial wellbeing).
Mind, Body & Soul
The Ashtavakra Gita is a classical Sanskrit scripture written as the dialogue between Ashtavakra (a revered Hindu Vedic sage) and Janak (the King of Mithila) which examines through dialogue the meaning of existence and freedom, of our souls and bondage to the reality.
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Pushups are one of the most important upper body workouts you can do. Requiring a combination of core stamina, stabilization, strength from your core, shoulders, back and arms (particularly triceps) - getting this exercise right can help you sculpt the perfect upper body look, while building up your triceps and overall body stability.
Lunges are a functional compound exercise which is great for muscle building and overall strength. A seemingly simple step forward is working out several muscle groups at the same time in your hips and legs in particular, forcing them to become stronger.
It will make it easier to adhere to and thus make the weight you lose easier to keep off. It can be hard to find a regime that is sustainable to you because of everything society tells us about diet culture, like we need to cut out carbs, or fats, or only a grapefruit.
Diet culture is effectively a belief system that focuses on and values weight shape and size over wellbeing.