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Pregnancy Yoga Lesson Plan

Pregnancy Yoga – 60 minutes Lesson Plan

Introduction / Prayer / Mantra

1.Suxma Vyayama (modified)

Eye exercise in sitting

Block all your sensory organs (eyes, nose, ears, mouth)

Neck Exercise

Shoulders up and down with breathing (Fast or slow)

Fist Movement

 

2.Sun Salutation – x3 - 10 minutes

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Mountain - Tadasana (Samasthiti)

Inhale. Feet wide, at least 1 foot apart. Tail bone in. Fingers reaching up to the ceiling. Eyes gazing up.

Exhale

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Forward fold with hands inside the feet. Knees bend as much as she needed.Make space for the stomach to
come in between legs.

 

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Right leg back

Rest knee on the floor. Tuck the toes if needed. Hands inside the left leg. Gaze forward.

3.Gentle Cat-cow warming up the spine

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Tucked the toes for support if needed. Keep eyes open for stability. Knees wide.Inhale,tail bone up,
gaze up,arch the back.

4.Cat-Cow warm up

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Exhale

push into the floor, rounding up the spine as you tuck the tail bone in.

Right leg forward

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Both hands come inside your right leg. Gaze forward.

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Back leg come forward

Both hands inside the legs. Knees wide and bended. Exhale, drop the head. Make space for the baby.

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Come back to High mountain. And then Samasthiti.

5.Squatting against the wall with bolster

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Exhale

Legs wide, back can be against the wall if needed for extra support. Keep your chest open. Can gaze forward. Prayer hands to the heart.

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Side bending against the wall

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Inhale, come back to center.

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Exhale, tilt to the other side. Stretch the side of your body.Inhale as you come back to center.

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Triangle against the wall – with chair

Heels and back are touching the wall. Place the chair on one side, turn that side of your foot towards the chair. Slowly lean towards the chair and use it as a support. Feel the stretch along side the other side of your body. Finger tips reaching up. Repeat on the other side.

6.Virabhadrasana II - Warrior 2 against the wall

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Sit on a chair, bend your right leg. Feet flat on the floor. Both arms are up shoulder high or on the waist.
Gaze forward or over the front middle finger. Feel the stretch around the hip area.

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Repeat on the other side.

Wide legged forward fold

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Use two blocks or bolster(s) to support you. Place the props in front of you a little bit wider than shoulder width distance. Heels against the wall. Take a deep inhale, spine straight, gaze forward.

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Exhale, forward fold in between the blocks. Make plenty of space for the stomach to come in between legs.

7.Suptabudhakonasana

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Find yourself in a comfortable seated position with soles of your feet together. Back can be against
the wall for support. Bolster can be placed underneath the sacrum. Gaze can be forward or eyes
closed. Keep your chest open as your breathe.

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Seated twisting

Threaded Needle

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Threaded needle pose

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Supported Bridge

Fish

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Fish pose

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Supported Bridge

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Fish with a block underneath the sacrum

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Legs up on the wall with bolsters underneath the sacrum. Find full support using the wall. Keep chest open. Can close your eyes or keep them open.

Pranayama (mix 3)

Sitali/Sitahan/Sadanta

Alternative Nostril Breathing (No retention)

Bhramary

Mudra

Sanmukhi Mudra

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Fish with a block underneath the sacrum

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Moolabandha Relaxation

Savasana on the left side with bolster