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Each niyama concerns the spiritual observances to experience self-harmony. Dayle's 30-minute Blend focuses on Tapas, or self-discipline. Tapas is the burn you feel when you do not take anything more than just what you need, no matter the pressure you feel from the mind.
Pushing through intensity, discomfort, and setbacks is challenging on and off the mat. Deepen your reserve of willpower as Paul motivates you to embody the personal value of perseverance in this 41-minute Blend.
Curiosity is the desire to learn something new. Step into the seat of the curious observer as Casey challenges you to ask yourself what you can learn from each experience. Can you approach your practice with curiosity instead of criticism in this 30-minute Blend?
Learn the alignment fundamentals of headstand in this 6-minute Pose Breakdown with Kacee. Citizen traditionally teaches headstand before handstand, though this video is intended for handstand beginners and seasoned practitioners who want to refine their practice. Prepare for this brief Pose Break...
This 30 minute vinyasa flow leads to a strong headstand at the end. Paul begins with breath work and sun salutations to warm up the body and calm the mind and then moves into a flow that strengthens you and prepares you for inverting. No props necessary.
Ann offers a challenging, fiery vinyasa flow as she continues with her Yamas/Niyamas series. The Yamas are the first limb of the 'Eight Limbs of Yoga' originating from 'The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali'. Today she discusses Aparigraha, the last Yama. It often translates to non-greed and non-attachment.
Pose Breakdown: Handstand Core Engagement with Alice
Take 10 minutes a day to begin and/or strength your handstand practice. On Day 4 of this 7-day yoga challenge, Alice introduces handstand-prep drills focused on the ribs and core engagement in handstand.
A Citizen Standard is designed for both students newer to Citizen Yoga and students looking for clarity on the basics of alignment e.g. foot placement. Kacee will take you through the building blocks of a well-rounded practice, ending with Headstand 2 with modifications.
Get upside down with this immunity strengthening sequence. With the support of a wall, this inversion based practice will work the meridians of the lung + large intestine, both integral in supporting the overall health and immunity.
Pose Breakdown: Handstand Arm Engagement with Alice
Take 10 minutes a day to begin and/or strength your handstand practice. On Day 1 of this 7-day yoga challenge, Alice introduces strengthening and mobility practices focused on the palms, wrists, and finger mounds.
Pose Breakdown: Handstand Shoulder Engagement with Alice
Take 10 minutes a day to begin and/or strength your handstand practice. On Day 2 of this 7-day yoga challenge, Alice introduces handstand-prep drills focused on the shoulder girdle and protraction of the shoulder blades.