Covering the Eyes, or palming, is key to this lesson in tracking the relaxation of the optic nerve. You will calm the optic nerve through a series of movements with the eyes using primarily saccades (jumping movements), vergence and squeezing the eyes. The excitation of the optic nerve is quieted allowing for the emergence of blackness in the visual field.
Covering the Eyes
In this lesson, the excitation of the optic nerve is calmed allowing for the emergence of blackness in the visual field when the eyes are covered.
By exploring many ways of painting imaginary lines with your feet, you enhance their awareness and create ease in your hip joints and lower back.
Al introduces the Alexander Yanai series which is comprised of 550 lessons Dr. Feldenkrais taught at his studio on Alexander Yanai St. in Tel Aviv, Israel from the 1950s-1970s.
A fascinating lesson that explores breathing and the chest from the inside out by directing attention and movement into the various lobes of the lungs.
A simple and intriguing lesson filled with detailed awarenesses with lots of space for sensing your personal experience while integrating the movements of the shoulders with the head, and the movements of the hip with the head and the shoulders.