Reclined Twist Pose (Supta Matsyendrasana)

Reclined Twist Pose, Supta Matsyendrasana, (SOOP-tah MAHT-see-en-DRAH-suh-nuh) supta (supine) + matsyendra (lord of the fish) + asana (pose) Also Known as: Reclined Spinal Twist, Supine Spinal Twist, Belly Twist, Jathara Parivrtti Pose Type: Supine, Twisting, Stress Relief, Back Pain, Menstruation, Restorative Difficulty: Beginner Decompress and rinse off life’s stresses in a Reclined Twist Pose reclined … Read more

Half Happy Baby Pose (Ardha Ananda Balasana)

Half Happy Baby Pose, Ardha Ananda Balasana, (ar-dhah ah-NAHN-dah bah-LAH-sah-nah) ardha (half) + ananda (happy) + bala (child) + asana (pose) Also Known as: ardha ananda balasana Pose Type: Stretching, Supine, Stress Relieving, Back Pain, Restorative, Inversions Difficulty: Beginner Alleviate your tight hips in Half Happy Baby Pose half happy baby Pose Fundamentals Release pent-up … Read more

Reclining Pigeon Pose (Supta Kapotasana)

Reclining Pigeon Pose, Supta Kapotasana, (Soo-tah-kah-poh-tahs-anna) Supta (reclined) + kapota (pigeon) + asana (pose) Also Known as: Reclined Pigeon Pose, Sucirandhrasana, Figure Four Stretch Pose, Eye Of The Needle Pose Pose Type: Seated, Stretching, Stress Relief Difficulty: Beginner Stretch your hips and glutes and relieve tension in your lower back with Reclining Pigeon Pose Reclining … Read more

Happy Baby Pose (Ananda Balasana)

Happy Baby Pose, Ananda Balasana, (ah-NAHN-dah bah-LAH-sah-nahNA) ananda (happy) + bala (child) + asana (pose) Also Known as: Dead Bug Pose, Ananda Balasana Pose Type: Supine, Stretching, Back Pain, Stress Relief, Inversions, Restorative Difficulty: Beginner Tap into your inner child and play around in Happy Baby Pose for a powerful hip opener happy baby Pose … Read more

Corpse Pose (Savasana)

Corpse Pose, Savasana, (shuh-VAHS-ah-nah) corpse (shava) + asana (pose) Also Known as: Final Relaxation, Mrtasana Pose Type: Supine, Restorative, Stress Relieving, Headache Difficulty: Beginner Come to rest in Savasana and melt into your yoga mat Corpse Pose Fundamentals Savasana (Corpse Pose) is best enjoyed at the end of a yoga practice. Coming down to the … Read more