Sun Salutation B / Surya Namaskara Kha
Angeles Moreno, 2009
Acrylic on canvas
48 x 12 inches
Original Artwork donated to Downtown Yoga Shala (on permanent exhibition)
The Sun Salutation or “salute to the sun” (Surya Namaskara in Sanskrit) is a series of postures performed in a single, graceful flow; coordinated with the breath. Its origins lie in India where they worship Surya, the Hindu solar deity.