Iyengar - Shoulder Stand Fitness

Salamba Sarvangasana – Shoulder Stand

Salamba Sarvangasana – Shoulder Stand

Certified Yoga Instructor and owner of Yogabodii Samantha Merkur demonstrates how to do the pose Salamba Sarvangasan or Shoulder Stand which is an inversion pose.  If you are a beginner or have shoulder, neck or thyroid problems, it is best not to try this pose at home.  Samantha demonstrates how to effectively achieve this pose with the use of props such as blankets, blocks and belts.  This pose is good for soothing the nervous system and increasing blood flow to the heart and brain.


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About Sam Merkur and Yogabodii:

At Yogabodii, Samantha will teach you the basic principles and foundations of yoga, in the Iyengar style, that will ultimately strengthen your body, open your mind, and calm your spirit.

She concentrates on a physical practice where the meditative aspect becomes second nature to focusing on your alignment, stability, and endurance.

Sam’s sessions are customized to every individual’s needs and capabilities. Watch your body transform, enjoy the journey of mind-body alignment, and reap the benefits of better posture, toned muscles, and awakening your body.

Yoga is a 5000-year-old science and art that is constantly evolving in the Western world. Yogabodii is evolving her own practice and studio community working towards the holistic goal of balance, with emotional intelligence, and an physical alignment that comes with awareness and education.

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