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Revolved Triangle - Parivrtta Trikonasana

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Updated July 07, 2012

Revolved Triangle - Parivrtta Trikonasana

Revolved Triangle Pose - Parivrtta Trikonasana

© Barry Stone
Type of pose: Standing, Twisting

Benefits: Strengthen the legs, stretches the groins, hamstrings, hips, opens the chest and shoulders,

Instructions:

1. From Warrior II, straighten your front leg (the right leg in this case).

2. Square the hips to the front.

3. Bring the left hand to the outside of the right foot at you twist to the right.

4. Bring the right arm up to the ceiling and the gaze up to the right fingertips.

5. Try to keep the hips level and parallel to the floor.

6. Repeat on the left side

Beginners: Bring the left hand on to a block or inside the right foot instead of outside.

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