Assistance in yoga’s triangle pose uses little effort to increase lengthening and open the hip. Learn assisted yoga poses like triangle pose from an instructor in this free yoga video.
Expert: Cathie Ryder
Bio: Cathie Ryder, E-RYT(500), is an experienced and registered yoga teacher in the state of New Hampshire. She has studied with many of the world’s best known and well respected yoga teachers.
Filmmaker: Christian Munoz-Donoso
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A common pose found in most Vinyasa sequences and great for stretching out the hamstrings.
Stretches and strengthens the thighs, knees, and ankles
Stretches the hips, groins, hamstrings, and calves; shoulders, chest, and spine
Stimulates the abdominal organs
Helps relieve stress
Helps relieve the symptoms of menopause
Relieves backache, especially through second trimester of pregnancy
Therapeutic for anxiety, flat feet, infertility, neck pain, osteoporosis, and sciatica.