Gaiam (pronounced "guy-um"), is a fusion of the words "Gaia" and "I am" Gaia, mother Earth, was honored on the Isle of Crete in ancient Greece 5,000 years ago by the Minoan civilization. This civilization valued education, art, science, recreation, and the environment and believed that the Earth was directly connected to its existence and daily life. The concept of Gaia stems from the ancient philosophy that the Earth is a living entity. The brand believes that all of the Earth's living matter, air, oceans and land form an interconnected system that can be seen as a single entity.
Gaiam all-natural sustainable cork mats are all-natural sustainable cork, which is eco-friendly, lightweight and durable. The closed-cell construction seals out germs, odor and bacteria, making it the idea surface for your yoga practice. As a bonus, the grounding and centering mandala image offers inspiration as you flow through your practice. Your yoga mat purchase includes unlimited access to Gaiam’s online library of yoga content. Materials: All-Natural Cork and Lightweight TPE (Polymer Environmental Resin); Latex-free.
Gaiam jute yoga mat: made partly from the natural fibers of the jute plant, this lightweight is easy to transport; durable, sustainable and absorbs moisture; non-slip, non-toxic, latex- and silicone-free; ideal for hot yoga; dense cushion, support for joints. Materials: All-Natural Jute and Lightweight TPE (Polymer Environmental Resin); Latex-free.
Gaiam Bamboo Yoga Strap: an essential accessory helps gently expand your range of motion by making challenging poses safely accessible and gradually contributing to greater overall flexibility. The strap is constructed with strong, resilient bamboo fabric for non-stretch support. Features 8 feet of non-slip support with a durable non-slip buckle.
Gaiam Cork Yoga Block: a great option for those who do not feel flexible enough to complete some yoga poses, helping to increase your reach and flexibility. Get extra grip and traction, natural texture, comfortable and pliable, with rounded edges for extra comfort.
Gaiam meditation wooden seat: this prop is used with their range of blankets are popularized by yoga studios across the world. The blankets are also great for yoga, or even picnics! Woven in Mexico using reclaimed cotton fibers.
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