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Power yoga exercises are very much similar to Ashtanga yoga with the main difference that this variation does not adhere to a preset sequence of poses. Power Yoga became popularly called as such beginning in the mid 90s, when a group of yoga instructors where trying to find a way of introducing Ashtanga Yoga to the western yoga enthusiasts. 

- You should start doing standing poses with chair support when you hit your second trimester, because this time it would be difficult to maintain balance due to the shifting of your gravity center. You can also position your heel against the wall for support. - Stay away from hot yoga (Bikram yoga). 

Whether you want to do it at home or take a portable DVD player with screen anywhere and enjoy yoga time in the beach, at the park or in a hotel room when you re out on a business trip. Most of the DVD s are shot in beautiful scenery and accompanied by wonderful and relaxing music. Live demonstration showing steps in doing Asanas, yoga meditation and yoga breathing that you can do in front of a mirror are available to ensure proper positioning. 

This yoga type essentially aims to rid the follower of the everyday stress he is faced with. By following the Ashtanga Yoga discipline, a person is expected to be more relaxed despite living a stressful life. The eight limbs of Ashtana Yoga consist of the following: 1. Niyama which aims to take control of the life of a person and introduces the following virtues to the follower-personal restraint, patience, purity, and love of god. 

Choose ones that are comfortable and with breathable materials. The Mat- or the so-called sticky mat. This gives traction for the feet and hands, to prevent an accidental slip. If you can, buying your own mat saves you from renting one during classes (yes, you wouldn’t want the smell of others’ sweat! 

Hatha Yoga or modern day yoga was made famous in India by T. Krishnamacharya. He traveled far and wide to demonstrate and teach the poses of hatha yoga. He was also the first to open a school for formal yoga practice. He called this the Hatha Yoga School. Krishnamacharya was also the teacher of famous yoga advocates Pattabhi Jois, B.