Growing Taller With Yoga Exercises
The importance of stretching to grow taller cannot be
over-emphasized. Body stretching exercises are very important factors to consider when planning to add to your
height; however, not many know that yoga stretching exercises are a great way
to add considerably to your height, particularly if you are well past teenage years. Yoga stretching exercises
strengthens and straightens the bones, particularly the growth bones and spine. It is a scientific
fact that yoga helps increase height even after puberty.
A lot of yoga practitioners experience a good degree of flexibility and stress
tolerance. It also helps increase the
capacity of the muscles and the bones which results to a toned back or any other group of muscles. Yoga aims to
keep a balance of the body and mind, most stretching techniques are in the first place, yoga related. The following
body stretching exercises are unique to yoga and they have been proven to
add to the general height of the body if followed correctly and over time.
1. Life Nerve Stretch: Stretch the legs out outwards bringing the left foot
into the left thigh while slowly bending over the left leg to have a hold on the ankle, keep the leg flat on the
ground and breathe long and deep. Inhale and exhale several times while holding that position for 2 minutes then
slowly come up. Bounce the legs and massage gently.
2. Rock and Roll on the Spine: While sitting on the floor,
be sure you have a firm grip on your arms while attempting to pull your knees to your chest,
rock back and forth on the spine, then gently massage from neck to the base of the spine, relaxing it and
circulating blood at the same time.
3. Side Bends: While clasping you hands behind your back, lock your
fingers and sit in an easy pose fashion, then bend sideways only, rocking to and fro 25 times in 2 minutes. It
can also be done while standing. This position aids the improvement of spinal elasticity and the liver and colon will immensely gain
from it too.
4. Pelvis Rotation: Sit in easy pose and place hands on the knees; while relaxing into the
movement, deeply role the pelvis around in a grinding position. Do 26 rotations or 1-2 minutes in
each direction. This exercise opens up the energy in the lower spine, massages the internal organs and
aids in digestion.
Whichever of the above exercises seem comfortable for you, persist as they all help
in increasing height;All the exercises listed above have been proven over time to be useful for the growth of the
body, gaining height in particular; however, blending 2 or more
of these exercises daily will go a long way in helping you achieve that height you have always dreamed of.
Discouragement might set in along the way, but the ability to carry on with the yoga exercises is all it
takes to see yourself adding a few inches to your height in just a couple of months.