Viparita Karani yoga pose - Legs up the wall - Encourages circulation of blood and lymph from the feet and legs. Bathes the abdomen in fresh blood, stimulating the digestive organs. Soothes the nervous system, allowing your body to shift its attention from warding off stress to daily bodily functions, including detox. Note the pillow/bolster she is using.
For many in the United States, physical exertion tends to be low, largely due to our sedimentary lifestyles. People commute via car from suburban areas outside of the urban area they work in, rather than walk and use public transportation. Many other dai