Stretch Your Ring Finger With Your Thumb And Hold It Like That – You Will Be Amazed!

It may sound strange but according to a number of yoga practices and a number of traditional medicines, the key of achieving our inner peace lies in our hands. This is a result of our energy flowing through our body.

In this article we’ll present you several hand positions also known as “producers of joy”. These hands positions are known as mudras. The whole technique revolves around stimulating the nerve endings in our fingers to get the energy to circulate in our body and improve our daily lives.

Give every position a try and you will surely feel the difference.

  1. The Mudra for Knowledge


What to do:

Peacefully sit in a lotus posture and keep your hand on knee then touch thumb tip with your index finger tip and keep the remaining three fingers free like straight or close.

Sit in a lotus posture and keep your hands on your knee. Touch the tip of the thumb with the tip of your index finger. Keep the remaining the remaining three fingers free as shown on the picture.

This mudra will :

  • Help you concentrate better
  • Relax your mind
  • Help you fall asleep faster and have quality time sleeping
  • Help you in reducing stress and anxiety

2. The Mudra of Air

What to do :

Fold your index finger towards your palm  as shown in the image. Press with the base of your thumb. Keep the rest of the three fingers as extended as possible.

This mudra will help you in :

  • Relieving constipation
  • Eliminating gas from your body
  • Calming arthritis symptoms
  • Relieving flatulence

3. The Mudra of Earth

What to do :

This mudra balances the element of Earth in your body. Do the following :

First of all you need to touch the tip of your ring finger with  the tip of  your thumb and then press the both fingers with each other. Keep the remaining fingers as extended as possible.

This mudra will :

  • Improve your blood circulation
  • Help you in maintaining a normal body weight
  • Improve your digestive function
  • Balance your vitamin deficiency

4. The Mudra of Fire


This mudra is related to fire element in our  bodies. You will get the best results out of this mudra if you perform it in the morning with an empty stomach. People suffering from acidity shouldn’t do this.

What to do :

Fold your ring finger inside the palm and press the second phalanx with your thumb while extending the other fingers.

This position will :

  • Boost your metabolism
  • Strengthen your immune system
  • Regulate fats and the level of cholesterol

5. The Mudra of Water


What to do :

Bring the tips of your little finger and thumb together and extend the remaining fingers. Make sure you’re sitting with your legs crossed.

This position will help you in :

  • Reducing mouth dryness
  • Stimulating blood circulation
  • Relieving any kind of pain

6. The Mudra of Emptiness

What to do :

Press your thumb over the first phalanx of your middle finger. This position will help in :

  • Treating tongue, ear and nose problems
  • Treating motion sickness and  vertigo

7. The Mudra of Life

What to do :

Extend your ring and middle finger together and hold the remaining fingers together. This position will help you:

  • Feel more energetic
  • Improve your vision
  • Prevent tiredness
  • Boost the immune system