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. Yoga For Arm Strength by Celest Pereira
1. 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.
2. Energy Meditation Series: Space
This meditation is designed to create awareness and attention to the throat primarily, and neck and shoulders secondarily. The throat is the communication center, or space center, of the body and through activities that strengthen and balance the senses of the throat, you will improve your skills of authentic communication and self-expression and help you better relate to others.
3. Self-Love Meditation
Imagine an inner fountain flooding within, let this abundance reach from deep in your own sense of compassion & abundance. Tune into self love. Imagine a fountain of compassion flooding from within, let this abundance arise from your sense of loving kindness. Your true inner source of appreciation. In this video, we will tune into this powerful center for inner abundance.
4. Supported Restorative Forward Bends
Restorative yoga takes many forms and in this class Judith Hanson Lasater will guide you through supported forwards bends and meditation. These two elements make a perfect pairing because forward bends lead us naturally and intuitively towards a meditative state. As a result of this practice you'll feel more open and aligned back body.
5. Wrist Therapeutics
Weakness through the shoulder girdle can result in chronic pain and injury through the neck, forearms, and wrists. One of the common effects of a weak upper back is carpal tunnel syndrome. In this Grokker Premium video, Siri Peterson focuses on opening the upper spine to counter common misalignment in the shoulders, and therapeutics for the wrist joints. Once you've addressed the postural imbalances in the upper back, you'll learn how to comfortably support weight on your hands to strengthen the muscles around your joints for an effective antidote to wrist, forearm, and upper back issues.
This is a postnatal practice that moves through a variety of posture types including hip opening, standing postures, and twists. You will work out your legs, arms, and breath deeply with the instructor.
7. Gentle Transformation Flow
Empower your inner adaptability by harnessing the ability to process and transform both your inner and outer life. Through this flow, you will fire the abs and balance the adrenals through a series of core strengthening exercises and backbends. Follow Grokker Yoga Expert Lisa Sanfilippo in this synchronized, fluid blend of calming, yet strengthening yoga poses. You will end this Grokker Premium video with a renewed sense of creativity within the turbulence of our ever-changing conditions.
8. Finding Balance: Utthita Hasta Padangustana
Designed to mindfully challenge your balance, this yoga class will help you find and maintain your core strength. In doing so we tone and strengthen our entire sensory-motor system. By experiencing the waverings of a one legged balance in extended hand-to-toe pose, we train ourselves to keep ourselves steady, even in challenging times. Join celebrated Anusara Expert Siri Peterson in this Grokker Premium video on steadying inner fluctuation, both mentally and physically. Intermediate Levels.
9. Dragon Pose
The Dragon pose will really do wonders for your hips!!! Practice it and feel it for yourself. It will help with sciatica and lower back.
Relieve pain, reduce stress, and ease insomnia with this short breath work (Pranayama) exercise, led by Grokker expert, Christina Robohm. Our breathing is influenced by our thoughts, and our thoughts and physiology can be influenced by our breath. Learning to breathe consciously and with awareness can be a valuable tool in helping to restore balance in the mind and body.