Moontime Yoga: A Restorative Practice for Menstruation

Sarah Jane Steele
Instructor Sarah Jane Steele
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Average: 4.7 (65 votes)
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Duration:
26
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48

In this gentle moon time practice, Sarah Jane guides you through a series of nourishing postures to help bring relief and support to your body during that time of the month when you need it most. These restorative postures are designed to release tightness in the lower back, relieve achiness in the legs, and ease tension held in the pelvis and belly. So put on your coziest clothes, roll out your mat, and enjoy this soothing practice for your menstrual cycle. If you don't have a bolster, learn how to make a bolster at home.

Equipment: Bolster, Blankets
Style: Gentle Yoga, Hatha Yoga, Restorative Yoga

Comments

Nyamyj 3 years ago

Nice, however, I am not that flexible and found some poses difficult, especially during this time of the month. Perhaps an even gentler, more restorative style class could be added in the future please. Thank you. Great instructions for getting into fish pose?

deldred 3 years ago

Completely relieved cramping I have been experiencing all day! Thank you!! Will remember this class for next month.

Graciesveggiebox 3 years ago

I am 350lbs. i have tried many different exercises, even out in public, i tried the beginners today and even thought i could not do all the moves exact at this time, i feel that in time i ll be fine.
Thank you, Gracie Turnage

jvmlnn 3 years ago

I'll return to this whenever I'm feeling sluggish and part of me wants to do nothing requiring effort whatsoever and another part of me wants to maintain my practice even so. It's a well-rounded class, especially for the time--sometimes it seems that the days I need restorative classes the most I just can't manage a 45+ min. class. I appreciate fish pose towards the end, also; I'm always adding it in before savasana.

hnette 3 years ago

This was perfect for me for my time of my month. It was gentle and provided a good deep stretch. I feel lighter as she mentioned. Thanks so much!

Dusty Cobwebs 3 years ago

This was the perfect class for one of my blah days when everything is an effort. Thank you.