Yoga and Muscle: Erector Spinae

Erector spinae is a group of three variations of muscles directed upwards, like the spinalis for lateral flexion, Longissimus for the spinal extension, Iliocostalis for extension and lateral flexion. Overall this muscle is responsible for the extension of vertebral column and lateral flexion. Another short and deepest muscle which...

Detoxification with Beginner’s Yoga training

Waste products produce as per the availability of nutrition and its usage in the body. The different nutritional components convert into energy and end up as a waste. Now, these wastes come out at different organs of the body at different timings of the day. Generally, this output depends...

UTKATASANA (CHAIR POSE)

Introduction: Half squatting is the challenging pose in usual activities and also during Yoga asana practice. Utakatasana is the physical posture, also called as Chair pose which needs half squatting. This is very good training for Diaphragm (Thoracic diaphragm). Mechanism: The whole body weight shifts from the center and...