lotus position


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lotus position

a seated cross-legged position used in yoga, meditation, etc.
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Lotus position, tree pose (a one-legged balancing pose with the non-extended hip and leg flexed and externally rotated, forming a "figure-4" position), and many seated poses that require significant hip flexibility may also lead to knee injury.
Because the latest fitness craze is Beer Yoga - think bendy young millennials chilling out in the lotus position while cradling a bottle of over-priced craft ale to sip between poses.
Here lies ex-Bayanihan-dancer-turned-yoga-instructor and Marcos loyalist Sammy "Samsara" Alejandro, 71 1/2, found dead by his houseboys, on the floor of his Makiki Heights home, purportedly in the lotus position.
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The Padmasana or Lotus Position is a cross-legged sitting posture (asana) originating in meditative practices of ancient India, in which the feet are placed on the opposing thighs.
I just hope it's not too much like real yoga, I don't think I'd get my eyes out of the lotus position!
If your friends are happy in the lotus position, a large rug can double as the overflow area when your sofa and armchairs have reached capacity.
I'd like to say I did it in the lotus position, like in Kung Fu, but I can't even decide which way I should fold my arms.
The projection of a figure in the lotus position and the sight of singer Jon Davison with his Jesus hairstyle and string of bells did not immediately win me over.
You don't need to get into the lotus position. Yes, it is sitting around doing nothing but in a controlled way.
As I walked toward it, I saw a young woman sitting in a lotus position at a short distance in front of the statue, her head slightly bowed.