Pranayama - Suryabhedi Pranayama
 
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Sit in a comfortable posture, keeping the head, neck and spine in a straight line.
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Place the right thumb on the right nostril, the right index finger between the eyebrows and rest the middle finger against the left nostril.
   
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First Method:-
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Close the left nostril and slowly inhale through the right nostril, filling the lungs completely.
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Retain the breath for a few seconds, and then, closing right nostril, exhale completely through the left nostril, pausing momentarily before repeating the process, repeat nine times.
   
Second Method:-
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inhale through the right nostril, retain it, then exhale through the same nostril, pausing without retention or pause.
   
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  Start with three pranayama, extending this to twenty-seven; nine in the morning, nine at noon and nine in the evening per day.
   
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1.
It reduces wind and mucus and increases bile and digestive power.
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It helps in gastric fire, cold and asthma.
   
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  It enhances heat, so it should not be practice it to pacify these conditions, but those laden with bile should practice this exercise in moderation.
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Breathing through the left nostril activates the right hemisphere of brain and breathing through right activates the left hemisphere. Practice of Alternate breathing helps in development of a balanced personality by balancing the activities of the hemispheres and the nervous system.

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