Prasarita Padottanasana (Standing wide leg forward fold)

PRASARITA PADOTTANASANA  ORIGINAL NAME: Prasarita Padottanasana ENGLISH TRANSLATION: Standing wide leg forward fold (prasarita = spread, Pada = feet, uttana = intense, asana = pose) LEVEL – Beginner BENEFITS: Strengthens the quadriceps, gluts and calves Builds endurance in the legs and arms Relieves stiffness in the hip joint Releases lower back discomfort Increases circulation in the trunk Builds willpower and resilience CONTRAINDICATIONS: Diarrhea Chronic fatigue COMMON … Read More

Weekend Yoga Immersion (22nd & 23rd Oct)

Weekend Yoga Immersion   Are you ready to indulge in a weekend of yoga immersion – learning, practicing, cleansing, breathing, meditating, chanting, and challenging yourself in new ways? You can find all of that and more during out Weekend Yoga Immersion at Aham Yoga, happening in October 2016. Eligible for Yoga alliance continuing education program credits for teachers.   What is … Read More