To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Jun 13, Alex rated it liked it. Jose rated it liked it Sep 29, Some of the science is very outdated. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. It is however, very thorough in presenting the yoga of Patanjali and the classical Hatha Yoga Pradipika to the English speaking reader.
|Date Added:||18 February 2005|
|File Size:||30.95 Mb|
|Operating Systems:||Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Certainly the knowledge and wisdom emanating from these pages suggests as much.
Great depth of information, but too long. I don’t think one can really understand yoga or appreciate its place in our world without not only a long practice but also a concomitant study of its origins and historical development in the Hindu, Buddhist, Tantric, Jainist and other traditions.
Trivia About The Complete Illu Paperbackpages. Want to Read saving…. While I do not agree with everything written here, and could easily point to some exaggerations hyperbole, of course, is part of the tradition of yogic literature, fulfilling an “intentional” purpose as well as to some ideas that are perhaps more central to Hinduism than to yoga itself, I nonetheless believe that what Vishnu-devananda writes is wise and measured and worth careful study.
Yoga for a World Out of Balance: Added to PP index Total downloads 10of 2, Illusrated downloads 6 months 1of 2, How can I increase my downloads?
The Complete Illustrated Book of Yoga – Swami Vishnudevananda – Google Books
This book is an excellent beginning. Best and most in-depth yoga reference I’ve ever used. Oct 02, Fumi rated it liked it. Teachings on Ethics and Social Bishnu.
The Complete Illustrated Book of Yoga
Description Sincemore than 1 million people have used this classic guide to tap the incredible power of yoga. Jun 13, Alex rated it liked it. There he lived and worked with his Master, Swami Sivananda.
Much of the book is devoted to asana, highlighted by photos of demonstration by an unidentified young man, who is as good as, if not better than if that is possiblethe accomplished and illustrious B. But there are few public teachers of yoga who have mastered all aspects of yoga and can be said to be truly accomplished. There is also tantric yoga, the so-called “left-handed path,” the beginnings of which are lost in antiquity.
Also I recognized many of the poses from my yoga class.
The Modern Yoga Handbook: I read it in another edition in and used it as a guide to my practice for many years thereafter. Science Logic and Mathematics. There are many experts on asana; and there are many academics viahnu knowledge of yoga and yoga culture is extensive. The attractive new edition, in a new size, will appeal to a wide audience of contemporary yoga students.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Complete Illustrated Book Of Yoga
Thuy Nguyen rated it liked it Nov 25, Flap copy Sincemore than 1 million people have used this classic guide to tap the incredible power of yoga. Request removal from index. One of best on yogamust read atleast once to simple straight forward yet with devanandw regarding yoga by one of most famous authority on hath yoga ” Swami Vishnudevananda”.
Lists with This Book. It was part of my required reading to earn my yoga certification.