The 9 Most Important Yoga Poses for Beginners | Types of Yoga Poses

New to yoga! No problems at all, start your sequences or fundamental yoga poses by yourself. All you have to do is build confidence and strength. Here you will find some basic poses to start your yoga process. We have gathered some poses that a beginner should start with!


1. Mountain Pose

Mountain Pose


Stand straight with your feet together, relaxed shoulders. Arms at sides and weight should be distributed evenly through your soul. Take a deep breath and raise your hands overhead. Your palms should be facing each other with straight arms. Reach up approaching to the sky with your fingertips.

2. Downward Dog

Downward Dog


Start with all force with hands directly under shoulders and knees under hips. Walk with hands a few steps and spread fingers wide pressing palms into the floor mate. Bend the toes under and slowly press hips toward ceiling, arranging your body in to the inverted V shape. Shoulders away from ears, knees subtle bend and feet hip-width. Hold your full breath for thrice.

3. Warrior



This pose looks like you are getting ready to war. Stand with legs keeping 3to 4 feet distant from each other, turning right foot out of 90 degrees and left foot in slightly. Bring your hands to your hips and relax your shoulders. Extend arms to the sides keeping the palms down. Stay for one minute and switch sides and repeat.

4. Tree Pose

Tree Pose


Stand with arms at sides. Shift all your weight onto left leg and place the right leg on the left thigh. When you are balance bring your hands into prayer position attaching the palms.  While taking breath extend arms over shoulders with separated palms. Stay for 30 seconds and repeat on opposite sides.

5. Bridge Pose

Bridge Pose


Stretched chest and thighs, extended spine. Lie on floor with bend knees and weight over heels. Place arms at sides and palms down. Exhale and press feet into floor as you lift hips. Buckle hands under the back, lift thighs and bring your chest to the chin. Hold for 1 minute and repeat.

6. Triangle Pose

Triangle Pose


Elaborate arms out of sides and bend over the right leg. Stand with feet keeping distance about 3 feet turning the left food to 90 degrees out and the right foot to 45 degrees. Allow your left hand to touch the floor and extend the other hand towards the ceiling. Hold your full five breaths. Stand and repeat on opposite side.

7. Seated Twist

Seated Twist


Extend shoulders, hips, back. Sit on the floor with your legs stretched. Cross right foot over the left thigh, bend left knee. Point the right knee to the ceiling. Place left elbow to the outer side and right hand on the floor. Stay for a minute, Switch sides and repeat.

8. Cobra



Lie facing down on the floorwith thumbs directly under shoulders, legs extended with the tops of your feet on the floor.Press shoulders down and away from ears. Rise up pushing through your thumbs and index fingers towards the wall. Relax and repeat the process.

9. Pigeon Pose

Pigeon Pose


Start with a full push up position, palms ordered under shoulders. Place left knee on the mate close to the shoulder and the left heel by right hip. Lower down to forearms and take the right leg down with the top of the foot. Keep chest elevated to the wall. Tighten your pelvic-floor muscles, Pull navel in toward spine.Blend right toes under while pressing ball of foot pushing through your heel. Bend knee to floor and release then switch sides and repeat.
All of these pose are great yoga for beginners. You can start your yoga training today with these poses.