Yoga Quiz: How Much Yoga Should I Do?

Yoga Quiz: How Much Yoga Should I Do

Beginners and experienced yogis alike speculate as to how much yoga asana to practice to better serve them. Whether you’re practicing yoga for a good stretch or wanting to relieve stress, this short yoga quiz may help you make your decision easier.

Please note that the answers are general suggestions and are based on a 1-hour yoga practice. (You can certainly spit the hour into shorter practices to fit your schedule.)

After you take the quiz, please share your results with your yoga-loving friends to help them with the question that every yogi wonders about!

How often do you get sick?
How quickly do you wish to advance in your yoga practice?
How many days are you able to practice?
What are your health goals?
What is your favorite Yoga Pose?
How flexible are you?
How well can you balance on one foot?
How stressful is your life?

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Yogic Wisdom

You cannot understand life and its mysteries as long as you try to grasp it. Indeed, you cannot grasp it, just as you cannot walk off with a river in a bucket. If you try to capture running water in a bucket, it is clear that you do not understand it and that you will always be disappointed, for in the bucket the water does not run. To have running water you must let go of it and let it run.
-Alan Watts

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