Vinyasa Yoga

Yoga Videos for Balance and Heart Opening

Leslie Perryman • August 13, 2015
Bend and Breathe by Mary Clare Sweet
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1. Energizing Yoga: Bend and Breathe
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There is a very specific point in your body behind your heart and in front of your spine where all back bending and breathing centers. MC Sweet will show you how to access that exact point in this beautifully relaxing and heart-opening vinyasa flow.
2. Daily Dose of Yoga: Heart and Hips
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This hip opening class is perfect for releasing any tension that has built up from sitting at a desk for long periods of time. Join Grokker yoga expert, Micheal James Wong for this dynamic, posture-focused class that will have you feeling calm, centered and focused.
3. 14-Day Yoga Challenge: Upper Body Flow
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This challenging upper body vinyasa flow will focus on opening the heart, expanding the chest, and finding space between your shoulders. Join Steffy White in this Grokker Premium Video and flow through your upper body.
4. Grounding Chakra Flow
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In this class, Dana Damara will help you find a strong foundation and a state of contentment. Dana will lead you through a series of poses that focus on the Root Chakra. You will finish this class feeling strong, energized, and confident.
5. Jivamukti Back Bending Class
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Open your heart's center and channel your divine light in this backbending practice. Join Grokker Yoga Expert, Salema "V", as she guides you through this Jivamukti warrior sequence. This Grokker Premium video will focus on your 4th and 5th chakras while you open and expand the front of your body. This is all levels.
6. Energy Meditation Series: Air
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This meditation is structured to facilitate compassion and forgiveness through the use of specific breathing exercises, guided visualizations, and meditations focusing on the area around the heart. Join Grokker Yoga Expert, Christy Evans, as she invites you to sit in 'open meditation' (sitting with no specific agenda) as an opportunity to assimilate the benefits of your Air based meditation practice. This Grokker Premium video will end with a chime to bring you back to into your authentic body. You are invited to turn off electronics, light a candle, and create a meditation space that is inviting and supports your practice. All Levels
7. Well-Balanced Flow: 60-Minute Vinyasa Class
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Find balance in strength. Build power in your body and balance your heart center with this intermediate-level class. Then carry this new found inner stability with you off the mat and into your life. Join Grokker Yoga Expert, Laura Burkhart, as we move through a well-balanced flow consisting of standing poses, twists, arm balances, ab work and backbends!
8. Living Compassion: Wheel Pose
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Listen to your hearts truth. In Yoga, back bends are considered heart opening, as you extend the lower spine away from your pelvis, and lift the sternum by drawing the tip of your shoulders in and up to the sky. The apex pose for this class is Urdhva Dhanurasana, or the Full Wheel pose. Follow Yoga Expert Samantha Shakti Brown through this deeply heart opening sequence in this Grokker Premium video.
9. Afternoon Pick Me Up
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This energizing sequence will wake you up from your afternoon funk. Feel revitalized, refreshed, and prepared with a strong breath. Yoga Expert Siri Peterson guides you from a gentle sun salutation to challenging forearm stands and deep quad stretches, so you can face the rest of the day with strength, ease, and sharper focus. Put away the coffee and hop on your yoga mat to finish the day in centered clarity with this invigorating Grokker Premium video.
10. Proper Alignment in Deep Backbend Hand on Ankles
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Ashtanga Yoga teacher Kino MacGregor shows you how to catch your own ankles for safe deep backbending. This movement, called Chakra Bandhasana, is best performed with the assistance of a teacher. But even if you do not have a teacher it is still attainable if you give the body time and space to open.
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