Wide-Angle Seated Forward Bend (Upavistha Konasana)

11 Yoga Poses for Flexibility

These 11 Yoga poses for flexibility are great for beginners wanting to increase their flexibility. I often hear people say that they aren't flexible enough for yoga, but the truth is, we do yoga to become flexible!...
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...
Tadasana Yoga Pose, also known as Moutain Pose is often the starting point for standing yoga poses. Because you will come across this pose several times in most yoga classes and because of the many benefits of Tadasana Yoga Pose it is important to understand the details of the pose.

Benefits of Tadasana Yoga Pose

Tadasana Yoga Pose, also known as Moutain Pose is often the starting point for standing yoga poses. Because you will come across this pose several times in most yoga classes and because of the...
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...
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...

9 Awesome Benefits of Shirshasana Yoga Pose

There are many benefits of Shirshasana yoga pose or headstand. This advanced yoga pose is often referred to as the king yoga pose, partly because of the impressiveness of the pose, but also because...
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...
Supported child's pose

9 Relaxing Yoga Bolster Pillow Poses

9 Yoga Bolster Pillow Poses: A Relaxing Sequence It took me a long time to invest in yoga props. Other than my yoga mat, I didn't have any other props. I kept telling myself that...
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...
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...