Definition of sun salutation in English:

sun salutation

Line breaks: sun sa¦lu|ta¦tion

noun

A series of yoga poses performed in a continuous flowing sequence and intended to improve the strength and flexibility of the muscles: I begin each day with a series of stretches and several sets of sun salutations
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  • Her eight-year-old daughter practises sun salutations every morning.
  • Even if you cannot manage full practice, the sun salutations and asanas would greatly help, I'm sure.
  • Gauri then teaches the sun salutation, which students repeat multiple times, steadily increasing their speed, taking full breaths, and holding the asana.

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