Yoga Anatomy---it'd be great to see what muscle groups i'm using in some of my favorite positions

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Yoga Anatomy---it'd be great to see what muscle groups i'm using in some of my favorite positions. I am using her pilates version of this book for class!

Adho Mukha Svanasana -  Leslie Kaminoff Yoga Anatomy Illustrated by Sharon Ellis

Adho Mukha Svanasana = Downward-Facing Dog B E N E F I T S — Inverted poses are extremely important because they reverse the action of gravity on the body and get the blood and lymph flowing in opposite directions.

yoga anatomy of full wheel ~ I love how this illustration color codes the muscles that are stretching and contracting.

yoga anatomy of full wheel ~ illustration color codes the muscles that are stretching and contracting.

Utkatasana (oot-cut-asana)  Chair pose/Fierce pose  builds strength and endurance in hips and thighs.  Strengthens balance. Opens/tones chest and shoulders.  Strengthens feet, ankles, calves,knees, buttocks, thighs.

Utkatasana Chair Pose ❤ Yoga Inspiration B e n e f i t s — Tones the leg muscles excellently — Strengthens hip flexors, ankles, calves, and back — Stretches chest and shoulders — Reduces symptoms of.

Warrior 3 - Leslie Kaminoff Yoga Anatomy Illustrated by Sharon Ellis

Balancing Stick Yoga Pose (Tuladandasana)

♥ Warrior 3 (Virabhadrasana 3 ) ♥ Strengthens the ankles and legs. Strengthens the shoulders and muscles of the back. Tones the abdomen. Improves balance and posture. Leslie Kaminoff Yoga Anatomy Illustrated by Sharon Ellis

Parivrtta Trikonasana Leslei Kaminoff Yoga Anatomy Illustration by Sharon Ellis

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ynspirations: “ Parivrtta Trikonasana Revolved Triangle Pose ❤ Yoga Inspiration B e n e f i t s: — Expands your chest and shoulders. — Stretches your spinal muscles and increases spinal range of motion.

Gomukhasana Cow-Faced Pose © Leslie Kaminoff’s Yoga Anatomy  B E N E F I T S — Stretches the ankles, hips and thighs, shoulders, armpi...

Gomukhasana Cow-Faced Pose © Leslie Kaminoff’s Yoga Anatomy B E N E F I T S — Stretches the ankles, hips and thighs, shoulders, armpits and triceps, and chest — Improves posture — Tones abdomen — Raises prana and increases energy levels in the torso — Ai

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pilates anatomy - Inner thighs, ouch ankle pin issue when standing beside machine and stretching leg beyond 90 degrees 4 cords

Dhanurasana - Leslie Kaminoff Yoga Anatomy Illustrated by Sharon Ellis

Dhanurasana Bow Pose © Leslie Kaminoff's Yoga Anatomy B E N E F I T S — Strengthens the back and abdominal muscles — Stimulates the reproductive organs — Opens up the chest, neck and shoulders — Tones the leg and arm muscles — Adds greater flexibility to

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yogatimetv: “Navasana Boat Pose © Leslie Kaminoff’s Yoga Anatomy B E N E F I T S — Strengthens the abdomen, hip flexors, and spine — Stimulates the kidneys, thyroid and prostate glands, and.

Ustrasana-Camel Pose-B E N E F I T S — Stretches the entire front of the body, the ankles, thighs and groins, — Abdomen and chest, and throat — Stretches the deep hip flexors (psoas) — Strengthens back muscles — Improves posture — Stimulates the organs of the abdomen and neck

Ustrasana-Camel Pose-B E N E F I T S — Stretches the entire front of the body, the ankles, thighs and groins, — Abdomen and chest, and throat — Stretches the deep hip flexors (psoas) — Strengthens back muscles — Improves posture — Stimulates the organs of

I would like to know much more about the neck.. In my Iyengar Class we did NOT look over the right but the left shoulder..

Ardha Matsyendrasana Half Lord of the Fishes Pose © Leslie Kaminoff's Yoga Anatomy B E N E F I T S — Stimulates the liver and kidneys — Stretches.

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Chatus Pada Pitham Four-Footed Tabletop Pose © Leslie Kaminoff’s Yoga Anatomy B E N E F I T S — Strengthens wrists, arms and shoulders — Increases flexibility — Stretches the whole front of the body —.

Anatomy of "Warrior II"

Warrior 2 yoga pose is therapeutic for osteoporosis, flat fleet, sciatica and carpal tunnel syndrome

Virabhadrasana I Warrior I Pose B e n e f i t s: — Strengthens your shoulders, arms, legs, ankles and back — Opens yours hips, chest and lungs — Improves focus, balance and stability — Encourages good circulation and respiration — Stretches your arms, legs, shoulders, neck, belly, groins and ankles — Energizes the entire body Loved and pinned by www.downdogboutique.com

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