The beginning of the Ashtanga second series offers postures that cleanse the body’s energy system and keep the spine supple and strong. With variations, these postures are accessible to all and will lead to increased energy and wellbeing.
The Four Purifications are pre-pranayama practices that work in conjunction with physical poses to strengthen the bandhas and purify the energy body and can be done before, after or instead of an asana practice.
In this 30 minute video, Bec discusses when to return to regular yoga class after having a baby, and what to be careful about when you do. This video finishes with simple exercises which can help new moms bring movement back to their bodies safely, and help them return to practice safer and faster.