10 yoga Poses to Boost Your Immune System
Power up your immune system and beat cold-and-flu season with purifying twists and balancing standing poses.
Inspired by Ayurveda, this sequence is designed to keep you healthy during cold and flu season. Heated poses help clear congestion, and soothing, restorative postures build ojas, or vigor, considered the protective buffer of your Immune system
Before You Begin: Gather your props: blankets, bolster, block, eye pillow. In the following poses, enjoy 3 to 5 breaths unless otherwise noted.
1. Supta Virasana
Place a folded blanket at the top of a bolster. Sit between your heels with the bolster behind your ne. Lie back on the bolster, resting your head on the blanket. Turn your palms up. Stay here for 10 to 15 breaths.