By   October 27, 2011

In this section we are going to explore a couple of dozen asanas (an exact count depends upon whether or not one wishes to include variations and options). In Paul Grilley’s book Yin Yoga, he lists eighteen yin poses, along with five . Review the theory and practice of yin yoga, a practice focused on seate supine, or prone poses held for longer periods of time. For the Fall Equinox, Yin Yoga teacher Danielle March offers a practice to help you gain some perspective and insight on your own summer . This soothing and contemplative Yin Yoga practice invites us to balance the outward focus of summer’s fiery energy with an inward glance for . Dragon Pose (Yin Variation of Runner’s Lunge). Step your left foot up between your palms and ease your right knee back .

The following yin yoga sequence focuses on the Liver and Gallbladder Meridians, which support the body’s natural digestive and detoxification . Paul Grilley has often said that “Twenty is plenty! You don’t need a lot of postures to touch deeply the key areas of the body in a Yin Yoga practice. Yoga Postures That Can Lengthen the Life of Your Joints. Yin expert Sarah Powers offers this sample series, and suggests that you start by holding each .