Mayurasana (Peacock Pose)

Mayurasana (Peacock Pose)   { NOTE: this was previously Posted on September 3, 2010 here: http://faern-in-the-works.com/2010/09/03/pose-of-the-month-mayurasana-peacock-pose/ } Writing: Chrisandra Fox Photography: Faern, faernworks.com Mayurasana – the powerful peacock pose – practiced regularly, can cultivate tejas, inner radiance and the subtle, yet powerful essence of fire that governs higher perception and the unfolding of spiritual potential. Tejas, … Continue reading

Ardha Chandrasana (Half Moon Pose)

  { NOTE: this was previously Posted on August 6, 2010 here: http://faern-in-the-works.com/2010/08/06/pose-of-the-month-ardha-chandrasana-half-moon-pose/ } Ardha Chandrasana (Half Moon Pose) Writing: Chrisandra Fox Photography: Faern, faernworks.com Abiding in yoga, do your work without attachment and with being balanced in success or failure. Balance is called yoga. -Bhagavad Gita (trans. by Georg Feuerstein) What is the nature of … Continue reading

Vasisthasana

{NOTE: originally Posted on April 1, 2010 in the spring- which it almost is now! see it here: http://faern-in-the-works.com/2010/04/01/pose-of-the-month-vasisthasana-pose-dedicated-to-the-sage-vasistha/ } Writing: Chrisandra Fox Photography: Faern Vasisthasana (Pose dedicated to the sage, Vasistha) The pose dedicated to the sage, Vasistha – this beautiful version of “side plank” is a balance pose that requires coordinating expressions of strength … Continue reading

Vrksasana (Tree Pose)

Vrksasana (Tree Pose) Writing: Chrisandra Fox Photography: Faern   {PLEASE NOTE: originally posted Posted on October 1, 2009 here: http://faern-in-the-works.com/2009/10/01/vrksasana-tree-pose/ } Stand straight on one leg (the left), bending the right leg, and placing the right foot on the root of the left thigh; standing thus like a tree on the ground, is called the … Continue reading