Standing Bow Pose
We're forever discovering new things about yoga from our photo feeds, from inspirational yogis and surprising trends to downright delightful practice pictures.
Every now and again we come across a hair-raising craze that needs further investigation, with our latest find being horseback yoga.
This seemingly new trend is has evolved from an old practice that horsemen used to calm and tame unruly horses, and forge a deeper bond and trust between riders and their animals. If you're a keen rider, you'll know horses respond to a rider's breathing, so even if you aren't ready to sink into a savasana on horseback, simply adpting steady, relaxed yoga breathing techniques, will make for a safer more relaxed ride.
Take a look at 12 yogis who'll convince you to head to your nearest stables and practice your favourite poses on horseback.