What is Superbrain Yoga?
Superbrain yoga is a quick and easy exercise improves poor memory, lack of concentration, clumsiness and emotional instability. It stimulates intelligence in everyone, and can offer real help for those with learning difficulties, autism and Alzheimer’s disease.
On the CBS news story video clip above, a teacher, doctor, neurobiologist, occupational therapist, and parent discuss how this one easy exercise…
- Stimulates neural pathways via acupressure points in the earlobes
- Synchronizes the right and left side of the brain to improve function
- Sharpens intelligence in seniors, juniors, mums, dads and kids
- Helps those with autism, Asperger’s syndrome, learning difficulties and behavioral problems
- Is fast and simple to do – takes just 1 to 3 minutes a day
- Benefits anyone of any age
Face the sunrise. This form of yoga should be done in the morning, so that your concentration and stress relief will apply throughout the whole day. If you do not know in which direction the sun rises in relation to your room, wake up a little earlier than normal and watch before doing your yoga.
Take your left hand and hold your right earlobe with your pointer finger and thumb. Make sure that the thumb is facing away from you. Remove any jewelry before proceeding.
Take your right hand and hold your left earlobe with your pointer finger and thumb. Once again, make sure that your thumb is facing away from you, and remove any jewelry from this ear as well.
Continue to hold your lobes as you press your tongue to the roof of your mouth.
Inhale through your nose and slowly squat down to the ground.
Hold your breath and do not exhale until you start making your way back up to a standing position. Continue holding your lobes and sticking your tongue to the roof of your mouth as you perform this move.
Repeat this action 14 more times, for a total of 15. You may not notice a change immediately, but after a few weeks an improvement in concentration should become apparent.
So, with an exercise this easy why not commit to giving your brain a regular workout? Just hold those ears and bend the knees a few minutes each day for clearer thinking and a sharper memory.