1hr Hatha Basics: Balanced Action

by | Feb 16, 2019 | Asana, Podcast, Yoga | 0 comments

This 60 minute class explores the idea of balanced action through the principals of Muscle Energy (drawing in and engaging muscles) and Organic Energy (extending out and filling the pose with your essence and force). Where in your life do you need more muscle? Where in your life do you need more flow? It’s all a delicate exploration of balancing ease and effort, push and pull, give and receive…
Play with this balancing act through standing poses, balance postures and backbends. Be sure to let us know how you found this class in the comments below!

 

Balanced Action - Episode 16

by Kelly Ryan | Yoga Vidya Practice Podcast

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