So you know the benefits of yoga and you want to start a practice. But with all the different forms of yoga out there, things can get a bit confusing as a beginner yogi! Different yoga styles suit different people... which is why I've summarised 8 common types of yoga and their benefits.
The objective of pranayama, or breathing exercises, is to teach the ability to properly inhale, exhale, and retain your breath. There are different branches of pranayama dedicated specifically for inhalation, exhalation, and breathing retention.