I enjoy my Sheep Skin Yoga Mat! I like to feel and touch the soft lush pile fur on my hands and body against my skin. It feels like a natural extension of me to the bond with the earth, nature and life around me.

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I not only use them for my yoga, but also use them as a floor mat and rug, over a bench and couch, and I even have actually one customizeded for under my bed sheets. I likewise have a coat, slippers, pillows and gave one as a gift for a child for her stroller or car seat.

I do have a rubber synthetic yoga mat (what do you call it – a phony one?), however it feels poisonous or made like so numerous unnatural things in this world. I cannot think of how these artificial mats are made? And how much energy and fumes come from making them? And how do they break down or what damage does it do to the environment?

You might be asking – do yoga on a dead animal skin ?!!!

Sheep skins were advise for yoga and meditation by Yogi Bhajan (the Spiritual Leader who brought Kundalini Yoga to North America, www.3ho.org) He said, You’re free to utilize other things to meditate on. I recommend sheep skin since of the prana from the sheep.

Sheep aren’t eliminated for their skin but for their meat. The skins are a byproduct of the eliminating. When we contemplate the sheep skin, we even assist the sheep get to a greater location in their spiritual advancement. The very same thing goes for using leather shoes. The cows are eliminated for the meat and not the leather. If people didn’t use these then they’d go to waste. If they were killed for the skins, then I’d not use them. If you don’t feel comfortable doing it, then choose something else such as a cotton mat or a wool rug (which is from a sheep likewise).

Sheepskin is the hide of a sheep. The leather side is the pelt, and the woolen side is the fleece. Sheep skin breathe naturally and are warm in winter season and cool and in summertime. Sheep skins have been utilized all over the world for centuries for it’s numerous advantages.

More Benefits of Sheepskin (according to U.S sheepskin inc.)

  • Sheepskin will certainly not produce an electrical charge. Artificial seat covers are a 100 % insulator of electrical energy. Natural sheepskin is a partial insulator providing you undisturbed release of static electricity produced by the natural rubbing of your body and the environment.
  • Sheepskin is able to soak up sweat instantly and can submit it in to the air 7 times faster than synthetics.
  • Sheepskin versus the body activates the blood circulation and the immune system supporting the relaxation and regrowth of the body.
  • Sheepskin is gentle on your skin since it consists of lanolin, a standard element just like that found in human skin.
  • Sheepskin helps heal delicate or swollen skin or rashes.
  • Sheepskin is dirt and bacteria resistant. It’s been known for centuries that the lanolin in natural sheepskin offers it with a self cleaning quality when the sheepskin is awaited fresh air.

To practice your yoga on the original Yoga Mat you can acquire your own Yoga Sheep Skin Mat for a special price of $119.00 each.

  • 100$ Natural & Washable, Made in New Zealand(best quality)
  • Lightweight, Portable & Long lasting investment
  • Luxurious & Multi-use for home, yoga, travel