Standing spreadlegged forward bend Prasarita pada uttanasana

This modified forward bend improves circulation in the head and lengthens the spine, hamstrings, and adductor muscles on the inside of the thighs. Just hang in this posture (shown in Figure 16-7) for 6 to 8 breaths.

You can also try this standing posture with your hips at a wall or door.

Figure 16-7:

Standing spread-legged forward bend.

Figure 16-7:

Standing spread-legged forward bend.

Standing Spread Legged Forward Bend
Lessons In Gnani Yoga The Yoga Of Wisdom

Lessons In Gnani Yoga The Yoga Of Wisdom

Students of Yoga are not only looking to reach peace within their bodies, but also their minds. The Yogi Philosophy may be divided into several great branches, or fields.

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