Biomechanics of Respiration

with Gary Kraftsow


Gain a deeper understanding of the basic principles of breath and movement: biomechanics of respiration, directional flow, and viniyoga principles of breath and movement. Mastering these principles will allow for a deeper practice of breath-centric āsana, which prepares the body and breath for the practice of prāṇāyāma. Gary explains the process of breathing by examining the movement of the diaphragm and rib cage with each inspiration and expiration.

This video is an excerpt from the course, Pranayama Unlocked: A Practice-Based Intensive.

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Gary Kraftsow

Gary Kraftsow

Gary Kraftsow has been a pioneer in the transmission of yoga for health, healing and personal transformation for over 40 years and is known as a leading expert in Yoga Therapy. He began his study of... Read more>>