This 60 minute intermediate yin yoga class for hips and hamstrings will focus on what happens inside our body from an energetic point of view. Using a yin yoga sequence for hips and hamstrings the yin yoga postures chosen here for hips will benefit your stomach meridian and the yin yoga asanas for hamstrings will benefit your urinary bladder meridian. We will review the principles of yin yoga including coming to an appropriate edge, resolving to be still and staying for awhile.
This yin yoga class for your hips and hamstrings will also focus on breath or pranayama to help aid in the yin yoga principle of resolving to be still. When we regulate our breath in our yin yoga practice it is a way to free the energy in our body. Also when we quiet our breath it helps to still our mind. This yin yoga class for hips and hamstrings will focus on the dragon poses and yin yoga poses for tight hamstrings.
Yin Yoga Sequence: Baby Dragon, Dragon Flying High, Dragon Flying Low, Half Butterfly, Caterpillar, Savasana
Props Needed: Yoga Strap, Blankets, Meditation Cushion, Yoga Blocks, Bolster