How to Prevent Injuries during Yoga

Yoga is a marvelous health practice and can keep you happy and energetic for the most part of your life. This is also quite a rigorous physical activity and there is every possibility that you may end up harming yourself through injuries when engaging in it. To avoid such a thing from happening, you need to keep some important tips in mind.

Perform under a Trained Guide

When you perform yoga, you should do so under the supervision of an instructor. Such a person will guide you as to the best moves for you to take so that you can avoid complicated and unnecessary twist and turns that may end up harming your limbs.

Do Yoga in an Empty Room

Make sure that there is plenty of open space around you when you do yoga. Ideally the room should be empty except for you and your yoga pat. In this situation, you can prevent yourself from bumping into objects around you.

Breathe Slowly and Easily

Be patient and slow when performing your yogic moves. Do not ever try to rush through them. The breathing exercises, in particular, need to be done as slowly as possible to prevent you from suffering from shortness of breath later on.

 

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