SAMAKONASANA - Straight Angle Posture

SAMAKONASANA - Straight Angle Posture

Technique

1.  Sit on the ground and stretch the legs forward.  The legs should be straight and be rested on the ground.

2.  Slowly stretch the legs sideways so that it should form a straight line.  Keep the body straight (refer Fig. 52).


SAMAKONASANA:  (Straight Angle Posture)


3.  Stay in this posture for few seconds and then slowly bring back the legs to the normal position.

Therapeutic Advantages.

1.  This exercise provides strength to the hip joints, and cures pain in that region.

2.  The spinal problems will be cured.  In this exercise the legs are stretched to the maximum extent.  It helps to attain height for growing children.