All types of physical yoga fall under this category. Through the use of basic Hatha yoga postures, you can cultivate gentle strength, open awareness, and embodied presence.Don't be intimidated by the idea of taking up yoga. Yoga for beginners classes are designed specifically to ease you in gradually into a practice. Yoga poses in beginners classes are easy enough not to put off first timers but just hard enough to stretch your muscles and give you a real workout. What's more there is such a range and variety of yoga styles and instructors for beginners to try that you will certainly find the right yoga practice for you. Garland Pose - Foundations of Yoga
1. Yoga for Better Sleep: Sustainable Energy
Need an afternoon pick me up? Before you reach for the coffee, try this subtle, yet effective sequence to create sustainable energy through the day. Gently amplify your inner circulation by stimulating the respiratory system, creating space for the lungs, and increasing blood flow to the brain. Grokker Yoga Expert Lisa Sanfilippo will guide you through a refreshing flow in this Grokker Premium video. Intermediate.
2. Yoga For Daily Neck Relief
Our "silent" series continues with Yoga For Daily Neck Relief. This sequence is simple but so rewarding! Take the time to connect to your body and relieve your head, neck and shoulders from pain and discomfort. Remember the key word here is PRACTICE. Practice checking in with your neck daily and I believe you will discover a lighter, happier you! Even if you do not have neck pain, practice good neck hygiene! It is all connected baby.
3. Side Plank Pose
In this episode of the Foundations of Yoga we learn Side Plank - Vasisthasana. Adriene offers several variations and encourages you to find what feels good, move at your own pace, build strength and get happy!
4. Yoga For Upper Back Pain | Yoga With Adriene
Simple yoga for upper back pain. In the sequence Adriene takes you through an all levels yoga sequence that will create space and provide relief for upper back pain. Great for those who have tight neck and shoulders and great for anyone looking to improve their posture. Take time to stretch this area of the body if you work at a computer, play an instrument or carry a small child around all day! Breathe deep, hop on the mat and stretch the upper back and shoulders. Release tension and stress and find what feels good.
5. Cat-Cow Yoga Pose - Yoga With Adriene
Learn Cat-Cow with Adriene! The Cat-Cow yoga progression is a little dance up the spine that is perfect for beginners! It also invites experienced yogis to keep finding the depth and awareness in spinal flexion. Cat-Cow is all about integration and will leave you feeling revitalized and present! It's also great for kids and soon-to-be-mommies!
6. Midline Integrity in Camel Pose - Fearless Heart
Strengthen the core, and wake up to your inner center. Throughout this series, Grokker Yoga Expert Daniella Cotreau will be working with the body on an energetic and cellular level to experience deep self empowerment toward mental, physical, and energetic harmony. Often we get disconnected from our own strength and power. In losing this personal integrity, we become dependent on the affirmation of others. This video is an invitation to come home to your personal power. You will strengthen the side-body, elongate the spine, and connect with your true self in this Grokker Premium video on flowing with a Fearless Heart.
7. Air Element: Vinyasa Energy Flow
Radiate compassion from the inside out. This Air based flow, part 4 in a 6-part Energy Flow Series, is designed to create spaciousness around the heart, lungs, and throat. This practice emphasizes postures that promote respiration and circulation while connecting to the essence of compassion. In this Grokker Premium Video, be inspired and uplifted as you explore playful back bend variations and hip opening postures. Follow Vinyasa Expert, Christy Evans, as she inspires your flow.
8. Shoulder Stretching
This is an intense yoga pose shoulder stretch that feels amazing! Watch the video first before giving it a try so you'll know what to expect and how it should look. Always work within a pain-free range.
9. Yoga for Weight Loss - Abs & Arms
In this Yoga For Weight Loss sequence we focus on the muscles of ABS and ARMS. Build strength from the inside out as we tone the lower belly and abdominal wall. Find tone and shape in the muscles of the arm as we work on balance and stability! Bring the principles of yoga into the mixture for a strengthening practice that you can manage at home on your own. Meet your edge but remember to listen to your body and have fun! You only live once!
10. All Levels Approach to Shoulderstand Yoga Flow
Explore this full-length series on the queen of asanas, shoulderstand. Designed for beginners, the featured posture is challenging for all levels, including intermediate and advanced practioners. In this Grokker Premium video we will warm up the body with a mild, restorative inversion. You can find more shoulderstand videos with Grokker Expert, Talya Lutzker, in her Shoulderstand collection.