Shitali means cooling. This pranayama cools the system and hence the name. It can be practiced at any time, at any place and whenever necessary.
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Shitali is a type of Pranayama. We are going to learn an easy part in Pranayama. There is a special technique of breathing in this type.
Try to suck in air by making your mouth like a flask and by turning your tongue inwards.
SHITALI PRANAYAMA -SHITKARI PRANYAYAMA
If this Pranayama is practised before the sunrise it is more advantageous. Sit with crossed legs. Make around tube by bending the tongue and inhale through mouth, exhale through the nose.
With symptoms of heat (hot flashes, night sweats, strong thirst, dryness), practice Sit Cari and Shitali Pranayamas. For mood swings, irritation, or anxiety practice Dirga and Nadi Sodhana pranayamas.
will help to remove the entangled food particles in the teeth and gums, due to the increased amount of blood flow, strengthening the roots of the teeth and ensuring the even growth of the teeth as they grows older. A few yogic practices like shitali ...
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