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I’ve been practicing yoga for a few years now, and I have struggled to gain strength in my hands and wrists. I have always been a bit challenged with hand strength, even though I feel strong in my arms, shoulders, and back . I’ve found that doing a lot of poses using my hands, like side plank, crow, even downward facing dog gives my hands (especially my right hand) an aching, weak feeling that makes it difficult at times to make it through a pose without modifications.
While I try to listen to my body and be mindful of hand placement, engaging the fingers, and not resting the weight in my palms, I feel that it is inhibiting my practice a bit to break through to the next level. Any tips for gaining hand and wrist strength I can focus on to improve my practice and make it a bit more enjoyable?