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.Glute & Hamstring Strength by Rocky Heron
1. 3 Easy/Gentle Poses
In this video, Esther explains 3 poses that will keep you flexible and happy.
2. Sitting Poses for the Core & Legs
This routine of sitting poses will strengthen your core and increase flexibility in your legs. It is suggested to be performed after "Basic Routine for Level 2 Beginners".
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. Sukhasana (The Easy Pose)
Learn Sukhasana or "Easy Pose" with Adriene. This seated meditation pose is a basic foundational pose is for everyone and a great place to start a yoga practice, leaving you feeling calm and alert. If you are new to yoga this is a PERFECT pose to start with! Great for beginners! Check in with your body and mind and take a seat.
5. Gate Pose (Parighasana) - Foundations of Yoga
Learn Gate Pose or Parighasana as our Foundations of Yoga series continues. This pose is a great check in with the center or the core! It lengthens the side body, stretches the legs and is wonderful for a strong and healthy back body. Use your breath to grow the pose and watch it unfold. Smile and enjoy!
6. 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.
7. Sun Salutation Variation
This video features the Sun Salutation and includes more moves than the previous videos.
8. Chakra Awakening
Activate your Chakras and let the energies flow. Sukadev leads you to an intermediate Yoga Class with concentration on the Chakras and their mental powers. This One-Hour-Yoga-Class consists of: Relaxation, Om Chanting, Kapalabhati, Anuloma Viloma (Alternate Nostril Breathing), Sun Salutation with Surya Mantras, Navasana, Shirshasana (Headstand), Sarvangasana (Shoulderstand), Halasana (Plough), Matsyasana (Fish), Paschimotthanasana (Forward Bend), Bhujangasana (Cobra); Shalabhasana (Locust), Dhanurasana (Bow), Garbhasana (Child's Pose), Ardha Matsyendrasana (Spinal Twist), Final Relaxation with Laya Yoga Technique, Om Chanting. Demonstrated by Carlotta and Aruna, yoga teachers and ayurveda therapists at Yoga Vidya Ashram Germany.
9. 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!
10. Foundations for a Supported Headstand
This is the Supported Headstand. Draw the shoulders away from the ears and keep most of the weight on your forearms. If you've never done this before, ask your yoga teacher to guide you.