There are a lot of yoga poses and you might wonder if some are still exercised and applied. Yoga poses function and perform differently. Each pose is designed to develop one’s flexibility and strength.
Osteopathy + Yoga + Science = Daily Bandha: Portability and The Use of the Serratus Anterior Muscles To Aid In Ujjayi Deep Breathing / Using Antagonist Muscles and Reciprocal Innervation To Achieve Increased Flexibility
Uttanasana is a great pose to help make hamstrings more flexible. Article: How Tight Hamstrings Affect Your Lumbar Spine. Research shows that stretching your hamstrings can help take the strain off the ligaments and disks of the lumbar spine.