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. 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.
2. Yoga for Athletes: Enhance Performance
Designed specifically to enhance performance for runners and athletes, this series of deep yogic stretches focuses on conditioning your range of motion. By systematically opening the hips, quads, and hamstrings in this Grokker premium video, Yoga Expert Ashleigh Sergeant creates a sequence that can be done before, during, or after your typical cardio workout to increase mobility and strength.
3. 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!
4. Cobra Pose - Yoga With Adriene
2013 is the year of the snake! So set your intentions and learn cobra! You are likely to encounter cobra and its sister poses in a Hatha Yoga class. So learn it here or review it with fresh new year eyes! Shed that skin and rejuvenate! Check in with your back. Go slow. Take care of that sweet spine. Open your heart, dang it! You deserve it.
5. Yoga for Surfers: Shoulders and Upper Back
If you are suffering from pain, tension, and or limited range of motion in your shoulders, neck, and upper back, then this class is exactly what you need. Ashleigh Sergeant will take you through a series of poses that will first relax your muscles and then strengthen them in order to provide long-lasting relief. This class is appropriate for students of all skill levels.
6. Yoga for Travel: Ground and Align
Whether you're traveling, overworked, or not sleeping well, this video is meant to settle feelings of being uprooted or scattered. Join Grokker Yoga Expert Ashleigh Sergeant for the personal techniques she utilizes to ground and center, no matter what the circumstances. This Grokker Premium video is an intermediate yet very gentle sequence of hip openers, forward bends, and gentle inversions to help you shift energy down and come home to yourself. Whenever, wherever.
7. 15 minute after work yoga sequence
A 15 minute gentle yoga sequence to release tension after a long day. Always work within a pain-free range.
8. Yoga Poses For Beginners - Where To Start?
One of the most frequent questions I'm asked is from people interested in yoga is "Where do I start?" This vlog is an attempt to answer that question as well as give you a list of what I think are the best yoga poses for beginners. This is just a jumping off point! Consider the welcome mat rolled out. Yoga is more than just asana and, in truth, our Yoga is happening every day with each breath! But here is a place to start! Join us and welcome to the family!
9. Hatha Yoga for Relaxation
This video features moves that will help you reduce stress whether your a beginner or an advanced yoga student.
10. Sun Salutation Variation
This video features the Sun Salutation and includes more moves than the previous videos.