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

yoga anatomy - a great picture showing you which muscles contact and which ones extend

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.

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

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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. — Strengthens and.

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Navasana / Boat Pose BENEFITS — Strengthens the abdomen, hip flexors, and spine — Stimulates the kidneys, thyroid and prostate glands, and intestines — Helps relieve stress — Improves digestion

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

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Bakasana (Crow Pose, Crane Pose) BENEFITS— Strengthens arms and wrists — Stretches the upper back — Strengthens the abdominal muscles — Opens the groins — Tones the abdominal organs © Leslie Kaminoff's Yoga Anatomy

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. — On an emotional level downward facing dog helps turn everything on its head and helps us see things from a different angle. — It helps boost self-confidence. — Because of the increased blood flow to the top of the body, shoulder stand can …

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.

Paschimottanasana Leslie Kaminoff Yoga Anatomy Illustrated by Sharon Ellis

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Paschimottanasana The Seated Forward Bend ❤ Yoga Inspiration B E N E F I T S — Stretches the hamstrings on the back of the legs — Stretches and lengthens the entire spine — Massages the internal.

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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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 —.

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Garudasana (Eagle Pose) BENEFITS — Strengthens and stretches the ankles and calves — Stretches the thighs, hips, shoulders, and upper back — Improves concentration — Improves sense of balance © Leslie Kaminoff's Yoga Anatomy

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

Child's Pose / Balasana Great for putting the lower back into light traction.

Balasana Child’s Pose © Leslie Kaminoff’s Yoga Anatomy B E N E F I T S — Releases tension in the back, shoulders and chest — Recommended if you have dizziness or fatigue — Helps alleviate stress and.

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