Janushirasana yoga pose has a ton of benefits. Also listed is modifications, how to, and contraindications.

Janushirasana Yoga Pose: Benefits & Modifications

Janushirasana yoga pose, or head to knee pose, is one of my favorites. It's a simple seated forward fold that has many benefits. When creating my own yoga sequences, it is almost always included. How to...
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...

Mandukasana Yoga Pose: An Amazing Hip Opener

When I was a girl I would do Mandukasana yoga pose, or frog pose, at every ballet class I went to. At the time, I didn't know all the benefits of the pose, but...
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...
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...
Laying Supported Bound Angle Pose

Bedtime Yoga for Deep Sleep

This bedtime yoga for deep sleep routine is the perfect way to end your day. The five poses will help relieve stress, slow your body down, and activate your parasympathetic nervous system. Your parasympathetic nervous system...
Check out the many gomukhasana yoga benefits! Also known as cow face pose, this pose will release major tension in your upper body.

Tension Releasing Gomukhasana Yoga Benefits

There are a ton of Gomukhasana yoga benefits. This pose is also known as Cow Face Pose and will release major tension from your upper and lower body. I tend to hold a lot...
Eye of the Needle (Sucirandhrasana)

9 Fantastic Yoga Stretches for Runners

Running is a great workout and stress reliever. But, it can be very hard on your body. These yoga stretches for runners are perfect after a long or short run. Yoga Stretches for Runners Tree Pose Okay, this...
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...
Upward Facing Dog and Cobra Pose are very different, yet most yoga students combine the two which leads to a very unsafe pose for your lower back. Read the post for more details...

Upward Facing Dog: Often Done Wrong

Upward Facing Dog Pose, or Urdhva Mukha Svanasana, is a pose that I see being done incorrectly all the time. Most students in a yoga class combine Upward Facing Dog and Cobra, which puts...