Jain View Of Life: 4.1.06 Naukasana

Published: 31.12.2011
Updated: 02.07.2015

Naukasana (Boat pose)


At the time of Naukasana, the shape of the body resembles a boat, so it is called Naukasana.


Lie down on the stomach. Stretch your hands forwards and the legs backwards. Place a strain on the arms and legs. Raise them up on front and back. Ideally, only the abdomen will touch the ground.


Practice for three minutes. Increase on half minute per week. Breathe when raising the arms and legs, and then breathe out. Breathe normally while holding the posture.


It maintains muscular activity from the feet to the head. It removes disorders of the spine, and sluggishness. It improves the function of the lungs.


Jain View Of Life

Publisher: Adarsh Sahitya Sangh Edition: 1st Edition 2000

Share this page on:
Page glossary
Some texts contain  footnotes  and  glossary  entries. To distinguish between them, the links have different colors.
  1. Body
  2. Naukasana
Page statistics
This page has been viewed 1105 times.
© 1997-2021 HereNow4U, Version 4.38
Contact us
Social Networking

HN4U Deutsche Version
Today's Counter: