Posts Tagged ‘Child’s Pose’

Starting Small — Kids and Yoga

March 16, 2016

Thanks to everyone who has sent me photos of their kids who were inspired by my book, Watch Me Do Yoga; please keep sending them in. I try my best to correctly credit all the photos, but if I’ve forgotten your child’s name, please send it to me, and I’ll update the post.

Push, push, push up into Chaturanga Dandasana.

Push, push, push up into Chaturanga Dandasana. It’s good to start young.

Trying to touch the sky with her toes.

This little girl is trying to touch the sky with her toes. Her grandmother, Iyengar teacher, Vickie Elwell says, “my girl joined me in my yoga practice today.”

Even the dolls love to do headstand.

Daniela De Nicola took this photo: Even toys love to do headstand.

Push up like a wheel!

Here is Michelle from Jakarta pushing up like a wheel…

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…and practicing Full Arm Balance with legs wide. What fun!

reading Watch Me Do Yoga

While her little sister reads Watch Me Do Yoga and thinks about which pose she should practice next.

 

Studying Childs Pose.

Child’s Pose looks interesting…

The end of the book.

… but maybe I’ll practice Savasana, just like Teddy.

© 2016 Bobby Clennell.

new kids love yoga blog

December 19, 2015

Kids getting inspired by my book, Watch Me Do Yoga.

We're excited!

Amber and Webber from Taipei, Taiwan. We’re excited!

Let's get started.

Let’s get started.

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Adho Mukha Svanasana (Downward Facing Dog Pose).

Roar like a lion.

Roar like a lion!! Simhasana (Lion Pose).

Let's be turtles…

Let’s be tortioses…

…and pull our heads into our shells.

…and pull our heads into our shells -Kurmasana.

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Cool down in Adho Mukha Virasana (Child’s Pose).

Time to relax…

Savasana: Time to relax…

…like Teddy!

…like Teddy!

 

And here’s the advanced class using The Woman’s Yoga Book as a reference.

“Ivan decided he had practiced yoga for kids quite enough and turned his curious mind to Bobby Clennell’s brilliant The Woman’s Yoga Book”, says his Mother Julia Zabrodina from St. Petersburg, Russia.

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Parsva Swastikasana…

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….with Head On A Chair.

Thanks to everyone who has sent me photos of their kids who were inspired by my book, Watch Me Do Yoga; please keep sending them in. I try my best to correctly credit all the photos, but if I’ve fogotten your child’s name, please send it to me, and I’ll update the post.