on the whole body
coordinated with movement and normal breathing in the position
Sit in Vajrasana. Inhaling come up onto the knees. >Exhaling place the hands on the floor beneath the shoulders. Tuck the toes under and raise the buttocks high. Legs are straight and the weight is on the hands and balls of the feet. Look towards the navel. >Breathing normally remain in this position for as long as comfortable. >Exhaling lower the knees to the floor. >Inhaling return to the knee stand. >Exhaling return to the starting position.
Refreshes the whole body and strengthens arm, leg and back muscles. Increases blood supply to the head. Regulates the circulatory system and balances the body’s energy. Helpful for sciatic problems.
Avoid this Asana with high blood pressure, dizziness or pain in the wrists.
Asana is included in the following categories:
Asanas and Exercises to Improve Blood Supply to the Head
Asanas and Exercises to Relax Muscles of the Lumbar Spine and Prevent Sciatic Problems
Asanas and Exercises to Strengthen Arms and Shoulders
Asanas and Exercises to Activate the Whole Body