Prayer Twist Yoga Pose

Prayer Twist Yoga Pose

Tensor Fasciae Latae

The tensor fasciae latae attaches to the iliac crest and extends itself down the outside it attaches to the illiotibial band. It is often very tender and super tight especially in with tight hips in general.

This little muscle is activates when we draw our legs out to the sides. It is also in a tension to stabilize the hips.

Quadratus Lumborum

The quadratus lumborum is a deep muscle in the lower back area that originates on the iliac crest and attaches to the lumber spine and lower rib.

This muscle is one of the deep core muscles that help us to sit and stand erect. Often it is weak or not used properly because of poor posture. When the posture is aligned, this muscle will step up to the challenge of holding you upright in an efficient manner. When used correctly, it gets very strong and can help us to sit on the floor or in meditation comfortably for a long period of time.

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Asanas (Postures) for Autumn

The main aim with the autumn asana practices is to open the side of the rib cage by extending the arms overhead, activating the shoulders, strengthening the legs and stimulating the diaphragm

Below are some asana’s that achieve this aim Incorporate these postures into your asana practice during autumn to target the lung and large intestine.

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