Passive Poses to Wake the Body

Passive Poses to Wake the Body

While yin yoga is made up of long held poses, you don’t necessarily need a long time to get the benefits of this practice. If you only have 15 minutes this morning, try these 5 poses out. Hold each one for about 2 minutes a piece. No props needed. 1. Reclined...
Long Held Yin Poses for an Advanced Practice

Long Held Yin Poses for an Advanced Practice

Yin yoga is without a doubt one of the best ways to increase flexibility. Long held passive poses are also a great mental challenge. If you have been practicing with me for a while and want to try and advance your yin practice, hold each of these poses for about 8...
Increase Your Flexibility with These 7 Yin Poses

Increase Your Flexibility with These 7 Yin Poses

Have you tried Yin yoga yet? It is one of the absolutely best things you can do to increase your flexibility. For those new to this passive practice keep the 3 principles in mind – find your edge, be still, hold the pose. All this to say, don’t go too far...
The Best Yin Yoga Poses to Fall Asleep Fast

The Best Yin Yoga Poses to Fall Asleep Fast

Yin as a passive practice is such an incredible way to relax and find some restoration before crawling into the sheets at night. These are 4 of the best poses to do to get you ready for bed tonight. I’m not using any props for these, but feel free to make...
Yin Yoga Poses for Sleep

Yin Yoga Poses for Sleep

When it comes to benefiting from Yin you don’t need many poses to get the job done. In the evening a few of these passive poses will help you to get prepared in both mind and body for sleep. Yin poses should be passive, with as little muscular effort as...
Affirmations for Peace – with Accompanying Yin Poses

Affirmations for Peace – with Accompanying Yin Poses

Are you feeling stressed, depressed or anxious? Have you tried repeating some affirmations to yourself to get you through these times? The following affirmations, and combined yin yoga poses, will help you find comfort, reassurance, inner well-being, and peace. As you...