Ardha Matsyendrasana Benefits and Precautions

Ardha Matsyendrasana (Sanskrit: अर्धमत्स्येन्द्रासन), Half Lord of the Fishes Pose, Half Spinal Twist Pose or Vakrasana is an asana that usually appears as a seated spinal twist with many variations, and is one of the twelve basic asanas in many systems of Hatha Yoga. This asana … Read more

Supta Vajrasana (Reclined Thunderbolt Pose), procedure and benefits

In Sanskrit, supta (सुप्त) means ‘reclined‘, Vajra means ‘thunderbolt‘ and asana means ‘posture’. This is mainly useful in improving the digestive system and boosting our stamina. Although there are 14 variations in this supta vajrasana, practicing one and mastering it is enough to tone your body. … Read more

Yogasanas to increase Height Naturally, Grow Taller

The focus of these asanas is to create flexibility while controlling your breath. This flexibility and control will help you gain height on many levels. However, these methods will work only if your age allows you to grow naturally. After certain age (around 21-22) height growth … Read more

Surya Namaskar Postures with Mantras & Advantages

Sun is regarded as God, the creation of the light, the giver of heat. Surya Namaskar or Sun Salutations limbers up the whole body in preparation for the asanas. It is a graceful sequence of twelve positions performed as one continuous exercise. Sun or Surya in … Read more