A Quick Guide To The Crescent Moon Pose

When it comes to yoga, the crescent moon pose is an excellent stretch that really exerts the whole body. This stretch is commonly used in classrooms full of children because it allows a full-body stretch, without requiring a lot of space. 

Below we’ve taken a quick look at how to do the Crescent moon pose. 

A Quick Guide To The Crescent Moon Pose

How to Do the Crescent Moon Pose

Step One

Start in mountain pose, then raise your hands above your head with your palms pressed together. 

Step Two

Slowly bend your body to one side, palms still together. Then return to straight. 

Step Three

Slowly bend your body to the opposite side, palms together. Then return to straight. 

Step Four

Lower your arms and return to mountain pose. 

Summary

Just like that, we’ve covered everything you need to know about how to do the crescent moon pose. We hope this information has been helpful. 

Thanks for reading!

Laura Simmons
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