Having trouble with a particular pose? Here are cues and suggestions.
Adho Mukha Svanasana (Downward Facing Dog Pose)
Downward Facing Dog Pose, called Adho Mukha Svanasana in Sanskrit, is one of the most basic yoga poses. Here are some cues for getting into the pose, as well as tips on how to use a variation at work.
Basic Yoga Poses - Warrior II
Increase strength and stamina while relieving back pain with Warrior II pose
Cobra, Sphinx, and Seal Poses
These asana will help to open your chest and throat and access Vishuddhi chakra or several meridian lines in Traditional Chinese Medicine. Cobra is an essential part of Sun Salutations, while Sphinx and Seal are integral Yin poses.
Headstand Pose - Shirshasana
The yoga headstand has as many fans as it has abstainers due to its challenging nature. Mostly it is thought to be highly beneficial to practice the Headstand asana. Here you will find a step by step guide to help you get into this challenging position safely and effectively.
How To Do Chatarunga Dandasana Safely
Chatarunga Dandasana, or Four-Limbed Staff Pose, is excellent for building upper body and core strength as well as increasing your stamina and endurance. Read on for tips on how to practice this asana safely!
This pose is deceptively simple. Be careful and pay attention to your form so that you donít injure yourself.
Ever wonder why all yoga classes end with this pose?
Tadasana, or Mountain Pose
When one begins yoga, one learns that standing is more complex than it seems. Tadasana, or Mountain Pose, is an exercise in posture, meditation, and focus.
Trikonasana, or Triangle Pose
As one of the basic poses, Trikonasana is an important posture to master. Here is a primer on the posture.
Uttanasana and Ardha Uttanasana
"Bend forward and touch your toes"? Hardly. Stay safe in this posture!
Vasisthasana, or Side Plank
Side Plank is one of the more challenging balances, but it is well worth the time it takes to master the asana.
Virabhadrasana II is one of the key standing poses. It's important to use it for more than just a way into and out of other open hip poses.
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