downward-facing dog


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downward-facing dog

- Also called downward dog, it is a yoga pose in which the hands and feet are on the floor and one's rear end is pointed up so that the body is in an upside-down V.
See also related terms for pointed.
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Yoga has never seemed as enticing as with the class on the sun deck of new river ship AmaMora - because every pose, from tree to downward-facing dog, ended with raising a champagne glass and taking a rewarding sip of bubbly.
YOGA has never seemed as enticing as did with the class on the sun deck of new river ship AmaMora - because every pose, from tree to downward-facing dog, ended with raising a champagne glass and taking a rewarding sip of bubbly.
Do the yoga stretch known as Downward-Facing Dog. Invert your body into a V-shape, with your hands and feet on the ground and hips in the air.
I recommend starting your practice with dynamic stimulating poses to weed out negative thoughts, such as sun salutation, cat-cow, plank, downward-facing dog, tree pose, eagle pose, warrior poses, wide-legged standing forward bend and bridge.
The pride you feel when you execute a downward-facing dog and the instructor tells everyone to do it just like you.
This type of class focuses on basic postures such as downward-facing dog or the warrior poses.
The thrillseeker, who appears to be in her 30s, performed a series of poses at the edge of the cliff, including standing on one leg and the 'downward-facing dog' pose.
"Come into a variation of 'downward-facing dog' with your thumbs touching and fingers angled slightly out."
I regularly see men in warrior pose clutching their pints as bendy young women do downward-facing dog and empty their chakras before ending up in corpse pose.
No one is ever going to say farting really loudly while doing a roundhouse kick in a packed kickboxing class, or farting really loudly while doing a Downward-Facing Dog in a packed yoga class, or farting quietly at your desk and then someone coming over and having to pretend there's something smelly in the bin.
This comes on top of a decision by Naumann that classes at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas, that teach poses such as "downward-facing dog," "tree" and "cobra" should no longer use the term "yoga," because of its Hindu origins.