Definition of corpse pose in English:

corpse pose

Syllabification: corpse pose


  • A resting pose in yoga, typically assumed at the end of a session, in which one lies flat on one’s back with one’s eyes closed and one’s arms relaxed at one’s sides: after you’ve completed one or both routines, relax in corpse pose
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    • The class ends with students flat on their backs in corpse pose.
    • Then relax for as long as you like in corpse pose: lie on your back, letting feet fall open, arms relaxed by your sides, palms up.
    • Right at the end there's ten minutes with the lights off, eyes closed and in the corpse pose.

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