The candle is an intermediate/advanced variation of the shoulderstand. It is good for building strength in the torso, but please be careful and go slowly if it is the first time you are trying it, so you don’t hurt your neck. Demonstrated by Chris. Camera: Nanda. Speaker: Sita.For more english yoga videos, music, blog posts, etc., please visit our english pages at my.yoga-vidya.org.For more information on english classes, courses and seminars at Yoga Vidya, please see our English seminar pages.