Below you will find a selection of practices to get your jedi training underway. These tools form the foundation for all other practice .
Long Deep Breathing is one of the most important tools within the technology of Kundalini JEDI WARRIOR TRAINING. It is excelllent as a daily practice and benefical in times of stress or when you feel anxoius or paniky , the Long deep breathing relaxes and calms you due to its influence on the parasympathetic nervous system and Increases the flow of prana/lifeforce energy in the body . Reduces and prevents the build-up of toxins in the lungs by encouraging the clearing of the small air sacs (alveoli). Stimulates the brain chemicals (endorphins) that help fight depression. Brings the brain to a new level of alertness. Pumps the spinal fluid to the brain, giving greater energy. Stimulates the pituitary gland to secrete, thus enhancing the intuition. Filling the lungs to capacity revitalizes and re-adjusts the magnetic field. Cleanses the blood. Regulates the body's pH balance which affects the ability to handle stressful situations. Energizes and increases vitality. Aids in releasing blockages in meridian energy flow. Activates and clears the nerve channels. Aids in speeding up emotional and physical healing. Aids in breaking subconscious habit patterns such as insecurities and fears. Aids in fighting addictions. Re-channels previous mental conditioning on pain so as to reduce or eliminate pain. Gives the capacity to manage negativity and emotions, supporting clarity, coolheadedness, and patience. How to do it: Long Deep Breathing uses the full capacity of the lungs by utilizing the three chambers of the lungs: abdominal or lower, chest or middle, clavicular or upper. Begin the inhale with an Abdominal Breath. Then add the Chest Breath and finish with a Clavicular Breath. All three are done in a smooth motion. Start the exhale by relaxing the clavicle, then slowly emptying the chest. Finally, pull in the abdomen to force out any remaining air. Breathe through the nose. Continue for 26 breaths, or 3 – 31 minutes. For Beginners: Start by filling the abdomen, then expanding the chest, and finally lifting the upper ribs and clavicle. The exhale is the reverse: first the upper deflates, then the middle, and finally the abdomen pulls in and up, as the Navel Point pulls back toward the spine. To learn LDB, practice by separating the three parts of the breath. Sit straight on the floor, in a chair, Initially have the left hand on the belly, right hand on the chest to feel the movement of the diaphragm. Abdominal Breath: Let the breath relax to a normal pace and depth. Place one hand on the Navel Point and one on the center of the chest. On the inhale, raise the hand on the navel toward the ceiling. On the exhale lower it steadily. With your hand, monitor the chest to stay still and relaxed. Very soon you will notice all the muscles involved in this motion. Chest Breath: Inhale slowly using the chest muscles. The chest expands by using the intercostal muscles between the ribs.. If you place your hands on the top and bottom parts of the ribs you can feel how the bottom ribs move more than the top ones. . So much of the contribution of the ribs and intercostal muscles comes from an expansion out to the sides of the lower ribs. Clavicular Breath: . Lift the chest without inhaling. Now inhale slowly by expanding the shoulders and the collarbone. Exhale as you keep the chest lifted. Putting the parts together: Each part of the breath expansion is distinct. If all three are combined, you have a complete Long Deep Breath. Begin the inhale with an Abdominal Breath. Then add the Chest Breath and finish with a Clavicular Breath. All three are done in a smooth motion.
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