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Gomukhasana or Cow Face Pose - Steps and Benefits

Indian Yoga has many asanas/poses which gives really unpredictable but positive results. This is another next level of asana or a position. When we complete the position of Gomukhasana, it looks like a Cow Face, so that it is called Gomukhasana or Cow Face Pose.
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Steps of Gomukhasana or Cow Face Pose - Sit on the ground with stretched legs in front of you. Keep your back strait and erect.
Now slowly bend your left leg, and place it under your right buttock.
Then bend your right leg and place it over your left thigh.
Keep your both knees close together as they are stacked one on top of the other.
Now, slowly fold your left arm and place it behind your back.
Take your right arm over your right shoulder, and stretch it as much as you can until it holds your left hand. Initially, it will be little difficult to do this. But after some days of practise, you will be able to do it.
Keep the trunk erect, expand y…

Karnapidasana - Steps and Benefits

Yoga is one of the mysterious exercise that no one can completely extract it so far. Everyday, the researchers of the yoga get something new, either new knowledge or new results. Our today's topic is next level asana called Karnapidasana. In this article we will learn, How to do Karnapidasana. Also, this article will tell you Steps and Benefits of Karnapidasana.
This is one steps ahead of Halasana (Plow Pose). So, if you get a command over Halasan (Plow Pose) first, it will be easy for you to do it.

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Now, keep your hands on the floor, straight, in rest position and parallel to your legs.
Slowly lift your legs upward. As, it will be difficult in first attempt, bend your legs/knees to make it easy to lift in upward direction.
Now, try to lift your waist in upward direction. This will automatically push your legs toward you…

Pranasana - Steps and Benefits

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Now, keep your legs straight in front of you.
Bend the left knee and keep the left foot on the right thigh.
Bend the right knee bringing the sole of the right foot to the ground in line with the left knee.
Now, try to keep right arm on some distance (as much as possible) from the body but that arm should be below the right knee.
Keep left arm near the body for support.
This is Pranasana. This should be done from other side also to keep the balance of the exercise.
Precautions to take before doing Pranasana - Do this asana with an empty stomach. Don’t eat anything 3-4 hours before doing this asana.
Don’t do it forcefully. Do it, till you fill comfortable otherwise it will harm you.
Take doctors advice before starting to do this asana. Weak people should do it very carefully.
Do this pose in the morning.
Beginner – Do it for 5-6 seconds and 2-3 repetition …