Breathing away stress
This brief 3-part breathing practice is my go-to for times of stress. It helps me slow down my heart rate, soften my shoulders, and come back to my body.
The Sanskrit name for this breath technique, which you're likely to encounter in a yoga class, is Dirga.
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