Anywhere, Anytime, Any Body Yoga : A Practical Guide to Using Yoga in Everyday Life

Anywhere, Anytime, Any Body Yoga : A Practical Guide to Using Yoga in Everyday Life

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Baker & Taylor
An illustrated primer explains how practitioners can safely and effectively customize yoga postures in accordance with their physical condition, flexibility, and schedule, sharing step-by-step instructions that include coverage of pain prevention, stress management, and adjusting for illness. Original.

Perseus Publishing
This encouraging guide introduces the spiritual and physical benefits of yoga and explains how readers can learn to work with their own body type to perform postures safely and effectively. Sections include Chair Yoga, Bed Yoga, Travel Yoga, Office Yoga, and Anywhere Yoga. Each chapter features step-by-step instructions and clear, corresponding illustrations. In every picture, the moves are performed by regular yoga practitioners and not intimidating masters. For people with physical limitations or illnesses, the book focuses on stretching, pain prevention and reduction, relieving stress, and helping with symptoms of sickness. The postures work out every part of the body, and the book also features exercises that can be done in comfortable positions with many simpler alternatives. For frequent travelers there are stretches to relieve commuter stress, keep flexible, and prevent blood clots, jet lag, and anxiety. With no acrobatics needed, these postures can be done anywhere, from standing in line to watching TV.

This encouraging guide introduces the spiritual and physical benefits of yoga and explains how readers can learn to work with their own body type to perform postures safely and effectively. Sections include Chair Yoga, Bed Yoga, Travel Yoga, Office Yoga, and Anywhere Yoga. Each chapter features step-by-step instructions and clear, corresponding illustrations. In every picture, the moves are performed by regular yoga practitioners and not intimidating masters. For people with physical limitations or illnesses, the book focuses on stretching, pain prevention and reduction, relieving stress, and helping with symptoms of sickness. The postures work out every part of the body, and the book also features exercises that can be done in comfortable positions with many simpler alternatives. For frequent travelers there are stretches to relieve commuter stress, keep flexible, and prevent blood clots, jet lag, and anxiety. With no acrobatics needed, these postures can be done anywhere, from standing in line to watching TV.


Publisher: Alameda, Calif. : Hunter House Inc., Publishers, [2010]
Copyright Date: ©2010
ISBN: 9780897935197
0897935195
Branch Call Number: 613.7046 SLONI

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Mar 07, 2010

Lot of good chair modified yoga poses for people who have a hard time getting down to the floor.

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