Slow Flow: Forgiveness Sequence

Guy Friswell
Instructor Guy Friswell
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Average: 4.9 (7 votes)
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Duration:
10
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Feeling the need to clear mental or emotional blockages? Join Guy as he guides you through nine rounds of a salutation called the forgiveness sequence. Let go of repetitive thoughts or feelings and simply sink into the rhythm and flow of breath and movement in this short hatha flow practice that requires no props.

Equipment: None
Style: Hatha Yoga, Yoga for Seniors

Comments

n00btorious 2 days ago

Thank you for this class! Great opportunity to stand up from my desk and I'm grateful to be able to release tension and focus on forgiveness before diving back into things.

MereYoga4Life 2 weeks ago

After doing a Vinyasa flow class, I still felt unsettled and resentful so searched for a shorter class to try to add on to my morning wake-up and this was was amazing. Pushing the anger out physically helped clear me out mentally and I felt calmer and more focused after this flow. Thank you, Guy!

Bev2009 2 months ago

Hmmmm.....I dunno. "Yoga for Seniors"? This was a lot of very quick up and downs. I have a wonky knee right now and achy wrists. This sequence was a real challenge, and not necessarily in the best way :(

Just didn't do it for me, though I kinda made it through with lots of adaptation. I suppose for people with good wrists and good knees and lots of flexibility, this would be an effective practise. Perhaps I'll try it again in a few months when I'm healed. I'm doing the 14 day Beginner challenge and this was part of the 'package'; I've appreciated all the previous sessions. Guess it's to be expected that they don't all suit me.

Guy Friswell 2 months ago

Hi Bev -- Fair comment. I can see how wonky knees would make this one less accessible. Mea culpa. I'm also glad to hear that the other sessions have worked for you -- thanks for your perseverance and patience! All the best and happy practicing, Guy

Bev2009 2 months ago

Thanks, Guy. I did the hips sequence today as a part of the challenge--lovely!

deborahcb 2 months ago

I think you have to feel the fullness of your anger or sadness or resentment before you can truly release it. The first time I did this I definitely felt my anger stir up inside, but I also felt a relief to be able to release some of it, to open myself up to love and forgiveness. I'm grateful for this short, simple forgiveness movement. Thank you, Guy. I think I'll return again and again.

Melekeda 2 months ago

for now it accelerated my anger and resentment, i wonder maybe few days later its gonna work. very curious about the other comments