The Ultimate Thai Massage Video: Advanced Mat Techniques
New! The Ultimate Thai Massage Video
Advanced Mat Techniques
Brand New! Take Thai massage to another level. Learn more advanced therapeutic techniques to provide this beautiful, rhythmic healing modality with a step-by-step demonstration of a complete advanced routine on the mat with over 50 asanas (or therapeutic postures). Beginning with Puja (affirmation), Dr. Anthony James, DM(P), ND, MD(AM), demonstrates techniques in the traditional Five Attitudes/Postures: Supine, Side Lying, Prone, Abdomen and Leg Stretching, and Seated. Techniques include gentle rocking; deep stretching; striking; kneading; pinching and rolling; pulling, rotations, and rhythmic compression with thumbs, palms, elbows, forearms, knees, and feet. For a solid understanding of Thai massage,
Dr. James discusses benefits and contraindications, origins of Thai massage, different styles (the Southern Royal Method, Northern Style, and Buddhai Sawan School), Ayurvedic anatomy (the primary Chakras and Sen lines), client assessment, and room set-up. Throughout, he also addresses balance vs. structural corrections; steps emulating energy flow; 10 key points for balance; working on position, attitude, relationship, and transition; and, breath, emphasis, and pressure. This is the complete Ayurvedic Thai Yoga Vinyasa and Level Two Flow. (2 Hrs. 56 Mins.)
This is the very same Advanced SomaVeda® Thai Mat technique series taught during professional certificate programs offered four times a year at the prestigious NAIC: SomaVeda College of Natural Medicine: Thai Yoga Center. The only four year college degree program in the US based on Thai Yoga Ayurveda and Natve American Medicine. For more information on professional certificate programs and college degrees in Natural Medicine and Thai Yoga CLICK HERE!
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