Chakrasana Wheel Pose

Chakrasana : Wheel Pose

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Exploring the Radiance of Chakrasana (Wheel Pose) at Vyas Yoga School in Rishikesh

Embark on a yogic journey with Chakrasana, also known as Wheel Pose, a central element in our 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training course at Vyas Yoga School.

Perfecting the Pose: Steps to Perform Chakrasana

Perfecting the Pose_ Steps to Perform Chakrasana
  • Begin by lying on your back with your feet hip-width apart and your knees bent.
  • Place your hands beside your head, fingers pointing towards your shoulders.
  • Press into your palms and feet, lifting your hips towards the sky.
  • Straighten your arms and legs, creating an arch with your body.
  • Hold the pose, focusing on deep breaths and openness in the chest.
  • Gently release and return to the starting position.

Crafting Precision: Things to Focus On

Crafting Precision_ Things to Focus On
  • Warm up adequately to prepare your spine and shoulders for the pose.
  • Maintain even weight distribution between hands and feet.
  • Keep the feet parallel and engage the thighs for stability.
  • Lift the chest towards the sky, allowing for a profound stretch in the front of the body.

Reaping Rewards: Why Practice Chakrasana?

Reaping Rewards_ Why Practice Chakrasana
  • Stimulate the thyroid and pituitary glands for improved hormonal balance.
  • Strengthen the arms, wrists, legs, and back muscles.
  • Open the chest and lungs, enhancing respiratory capacity.
  • Invigorate the entire body, fostering a sense of rejuvenation.

Proceed with Awareness: Contraindications for Chakrasana

Proceed with Awareness_ Contraindications for Chakrasana
  • Approach with caution if you have back or neck issues.
  • Individuals with high or low blood pressure should practice mindfully.
  • Pregnant women should avoid attempting this pose.
  • Seek guidance from a certified yoga instructor for personalized modifications.

Alternate Bliss: Cobra Pose for a Gentle Variation

Alternate Bliss_ Cobra Pose for a Gentle Variation

For those seeking a gentler alternative or dealing with certain limitations:

  • Lie on your stomach, place your hands beneath your shoulders, and lift your chest.
  • Keep the elbows close to the body and gaze forward.

Elevate Your Yoga Journey at Vyas Yoga School

Elevate Your Yoga Journey at Vyas Yoga School

Enroll in our 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Program at Vyas Yoga School in Rishikesh. Immerse yourself in the art of Chakrasana, guided by our expert yogi instructors.

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