Updated on May 13th, 2020
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
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
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.
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
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
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.