Eka Pada Muktasana and Dwi Pada Muktasana

Eka Pada Pavana Muktasana

One footed releasing the winds pose
Restorative Pose


Key Benefits
  • helps low back pain
How to get into Eka Pada Pavana Muktasana
  1. Lay in Supta Tadasana bring one leg towards your chest and wrap your arm around the shin.
  2. Keep the other leg in Supta Tadasana.  Bring both legs to Supta Tadasana and change sides. 
Key Points
  1. Relax the groin of the bent leg as you bring it towards the head and relax the foot. Keep the hip moving away from the head. 
  2. The Supta Tadasana leg is strong and the hamstring is reaching for the ground and the big toe mound is reaching away from the body. 

Modifications:
  • Take the hands under the shin for a knee injury or use a belt

Dwi Pada Pavana Muktasana

Two Footed Releasing the Winds pose
Restorative Pose


Key Benefits
  • helps low back pain
How to get into Dwi Pada Pavana Muktasana
  1. Lay in Supta Tadasana bend the legs and deepen the hip groins into the hip sockets and wrap both arms around the shins, keep as much of the sacrum on the ground as possible. 
Key Points
  1. Relax the groin of the bent leg as you bring it towards the head and relax the feet. 

Modifications:
  • Take the hands under the shin for a knee injury or use a belt

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