1. Have the Best Massage Experience

    Whether you are seeking relaxation and release of tension, relief from a specific injury or condition, or a combination of reduced stress and improved overall health, finding the right massage therapist, is important to reaching your health goals. Explain your needs to your massage therapist. Be clear about specific goals, and ask them how they are able to support those goals. Ask about any speci…Read More

  2. Prenatal Yoga Tips for the First Trimester

    The journey of pregnancy is one that’s different for everyone. By turns, it can be exciting, terrifying, stressful, or blissful. It’s not only a unique experience for every person, but each pregnancy itself has different aspects to it. Whether you’ve given birth before or this is your first child, it can be a little difficult to anticipate and plan for the mental, emotional, and physical cha…Read More

  3. Unexpected Benefits of Yoga

    There’s a number of reasons that, thousands of years later, yoga is still around and still enthusiastically embraced by millions of people all across the world. It helps to boost strength, enhance flexibility, and increase endurance. From a psychological standpoint, yoga reduces stress and cultivates an awareness and appreciation of the immediate present. An aspect of what we do is yoga teacher …Read More

  4. Maintain Your Body Through Massage

    If you’ve ever visited Zenya Yoga & Massage Studio in Newport News and taken part in one of our yoga classes, you’ve no doubt experienced an enhanced connection between your mind and body. A greater understanding of how your body moves, flexes, and changes in reaction to its environment is something that every health-conscious person should pursue, and yoga is a great way to develop it. Wi…Read More

  5. The Discipline of Yoga

    With so many choices of yoga classes to chose from, and with all of the different poses that can be addressed from one session to the next, it may sometimes be hard to grasp the common threads that connect the different types of yoga practice. What’s more, you may find yourself excelling in some poses while others never fail to make you feel like a beginner every time you attempt them. The exper…Read More

  6. We’ll Help You Help Others

    In 1971, a yoga studio was opened by Sat Jivan Singh Khalsa in Brooklyn. During that time, there were only 2 other yoga studios operating in all of the five boroughs of New York City. The vast majority of Americans confused yoga with yogurt. Over 40 years later, things have gotten a little different. Yoga has transformed from an obscure niche activity to a $27 billion dollar industry. There’s de…Read More

  7. The Mental Benefits From Our Newport News Massage

    You are probably aware of the physical benefits of our Newport News massage services: relaxed muscles, faster injury recovery, and greater range of motion in the joints. While you are also probably aware that a massage makes you feel better afterwards, you might not know just how much of an impact a massage can have on your mental well-being. Massages like the ones you'll get at Zenya can offer m…Read More

  8. Preparing For Your First Yoga Class

    Going to your first yoga class can be exciting yet intimidating for some. With anything new, it is hard to know exactly what to expect. While you may be nervous, just know that we are all here to help you find your place and feel as comfortable as possible. Below are a few tips to help your first yoga experience go as smoothly as possible. Arrive Early It is a good idea to introduce yourself to t…Read More

  9. The Benefits of Yoga

    Once you have your yoga certification and begin teaching your own classes, you will realize that people do yoga for many different reasons. This is important to realize because not everyone is looking for the same experience. To help you understand the different benefits of yoga and what your specific students may be looking for, we have created this list of the benefits of yoga. Flexibility - Thi…Read More

  10. Teaching Your First Yoga Class

    So, you have received your certification, from Zenya Yoga or elsewhere, and are ready to teach your first yoga class. If you are like me, you may have some butterflies floating around in your stomach. Just take a deep breath, do your sun salutations, and relax. While you may be nervous, you have to remember the whole point is to share your knowledge and have fun, not completely flip a miracle swi…Read More