bow pose

8 Benefits of Backbends in Yoga

The benefits of backbends in yoga are numerous. They are an essential part of a yoga practice. These poses will leave you feeling uplifted, energized, and open to new experiences. Benefits of Backbends in Yoga ...
Chaturangas are hard! Check out this guide for the do's and font's, as well as modifications and challenging versions.

So Many Chaturangas! Ultimate Guide to Help You Modify

In an average Vinyasa class, you will do more than a dozen Chaturangas, sometimes more. If you do an Ashtanga session, you will complete more than 80! But, they happen so quickly that the...
10 Techniques to Have an Out of This World Savasana and How to Pronounce Savasana

Savasana Pronunciation & 10 Relaxing Savasana Techniques

Savasana Pronunciation Many people are unsure of the savasana pronunciation. It is pronounced sha-VAH-suh-nuh and is a pose that you should be doing at the end of every yoga practice. It happens to be my...
An excellent guide to pigeon pose yoga hip opener. This pose is a game changer!

Pigeon Pose Yoga Hip Opener

Pigeon Pose is an amazing hip opener. It also happens to be one of my favorite poses. Whenever this pose comes up in a class, I silently wish to myself that the teacher will get...
The are great benefits of twists in yoga, but also reasons why some people should not do them!

6 Benefits of Twists in Yoga and Who Shouldn’t Do Them

There are many benefits of twists in yoga. You probably do a twist of some sort in almost every class that you go to, yet you most likely don't know why you are doing...
Bridge Pose

9 Vinyasa Yoga Poses for Beginners

If you are new to yoga, you may be feeling overwhelmed by all the different poses you come across. There are thousands of different poses, each with its own benefits. Instead of getting caught...
Chakravakasana yoga pose is a great warm up for the spine.

Chakravakasana Yoga Pose: A Wonderful Warm Up

How to Do Chakravakasana Yoga Pose Chakravakasana Yoga Pose, or cat cow, is used in the majority of yoga classes. I use it at the beginning of most of my classes. It feels wonderful for...
This comprehensive guide to Dragonfly Yin Yoga Pose gives the benefits, contraindications, modifications of the pose, as well as step by step directions on how to do the pose.

Comprehensive Guide to Dragonfly Yin Yoga Pose

Yin Yoga is the counterpart to Yang Yoga. Yin Yoga focuses on relaxing and lengthening the muscles, while Yang Yoga focuses on strengthening the muscles. Most yoga classes nowadays are Yang Yoga classes. Any...
Check out the many amazing malasana yoga pose benefits!

9 Wonderful Malasana Yoga Pose Benefits

There are many Malasana yoga pose benefits. Also known as Garland Pose, this is a pose that most people can do, it is especially helpful during pregnancy. Make sure you read the modifications section below for safe...
The many benefits of the Sarpasana Yoga Pose

9 Amazing Benefits of Sarpasana Yoga Pose

The sarpasana yoga pose is often overlooked. But with its many benefits, it has quickly become one of my favorite poses. In yoga, vinyasa style especially, we do a lot of pushing movements (chaturanga) but not...