The headstand, or sometimes head stand, is a pose that is an inversion posture of standing head down. The technique is used in different settings such as yoga, breakdancing, acrobatics and beginner gymnastics.
Symmetrical yoga headstand
The pattern of a yoga posture may be balanced and symmetrical from all perspectives, even though not always in a legs-vertical position.
Asymmetrical yoga headstands
Some inversion postures in yoga do not keep the legs and torso completely vertical.
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