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Best Yoga Books

Find your balance and deepen your practice with the best yoga books, carefully compiled from the web's leading wellness publications and blogs.

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Best Yoga Books
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Light on Yoga
The Bible of Modern Yoga
B. K. S. Iyengar - 1979-01-01 (first published in 1966)
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Discover the ultimate guide to yoga with Light on Yoga. With over 600 photographs and comprehensive instruction, this book by the world's foremost yoga teacher offers both beginners and advanced practitioners the full benefits of the Iyengar method. Whether you're looking for exercise, meditation, or simply relaxation, Light on Yoga is the bible for daily yoga practice.
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Yoga Anatomy
Leslie Kaminoff - 2007-06-20
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Explore the anatomy of yoga with the bestselling updated guide! This second edition provides a deeper understanding of each movement and of yoga itself, with more asanas, vinyasas, full-color anatomical illustrations, and in-depth information. Discover how specific muscles respond to movements, how alterations of a pose can enhance or reduce effectiveness, and how the spine, breathing, and body position are all fundamentally linked. Whether a beginner or experienced yogi, "Yoga Anatomy" is an invaluable resource for enhancing your practice.
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The Heart of Yoga
Developing a Personal Practice
T. K. V. Desikachar - 1999-03-01 (first published in 1995)
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Discover a world-renowned yoga teacher's approach to developing a complete practice according to your individual needs. This contemporary classic outlines a step-by-step sequence for achieving maximum therapeutic value through the age-old principles of yoga. Learn how to tailor your practice to your current state of health, age, occupation, and lifestyle with this revised edition that includes thirty-two poems capturing the essence of the teachings.
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The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
Sri Swami Satchidananda - 1990-10-15 (first published in 400)
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Unlock the secrets of Raja Yoga with this essential manual from Sri Swami Satchidananda. The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali is a timeless guide covering yogic teachings on ethics, meditation, and physical postures. With the original Sanskrit text and a commentary from one of the most respected Yoga masters, this book provides practical advice for mastering the mind and achieving inner harmony. A must-read for seekers on the spiritual path.
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The Bhagavad Gita
Eknath Easwaran - 2003-01-01
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Explore the age-old dilemma of taking action that is both necessary and morally ambiguous with this revered Hindu Scripture. Follow Prince Arjuna as he struggles with the decision to wage war against his own family, and delves into the teachings of divine consciousness through his charioteer, Krishna. Discover the paths of knowledge, devotion, action, and meditation, which serve as the foundation for all Hindu systems of philosophy and religion. Through Eknath Easwaran's easy-to-read translation and thorough introduction, this version of the Bhagavad Gita offers guidance for action, devotional Scripture, philosophical text, and inspirational reading. Experience the profundity of this ancient text and learn to follow your own dharma.
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The Yoga Bible
Christina Brown - 2003-05-29 (first published in 2002)
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Discover the ultimate guide to practicing yoga and finding a mental and physical balance in life with this comprehensive book. Featuring over 170 postures from the main schools of yoga, The Yoga Bible allows both beginners and experts to find a sequence that suits their personal needs and abilities. Embrace the spiritual and physical benefits of yoga today!
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The Key Muscles of Yoga
Scientific Keys, Volume I
Ray Long - 2006-01-01 (first published in 2005)
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Discover the key muscles involved in hatha yoga with this scientific guide. Featuring four-color, three-dimensional illustrations of major muscles, tendons, and ligaments, learn about the anatomical and physiological aspects behind each pose. From beginners to experts, this book is the perfect companion for understanding the practice and benefits of hatha yoga.
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Good Night Yoga
A Pose-by-Pose Bedtime Story
Mariam Gates - 2015-04-01
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"Good Night Yoga" is a calming bedtime story and yoga practice for early to middle childhood. Join the natural world as it settles at day's end with simple poses that encourage mindfulness and relaxation. Created by the founder of the celebrated Kid Power Yoga program, this book is the perfect way to end the day with your children in a calming and peaceful way.
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The Spirit and Practice of Moving into Stillness
Erich Schiffmann - 1996-12-01
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Unlock inner peace through the powerful combination of hatha yoga and meditation. This guidebook, written by acclaimed yoga master Erich Schiffmann, offers easy-to-follow strategies for anyone seeking health, beauty, and tranquility. Learn from a world-renowned expert and discover your path to inner peace.
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Autobiography of a Yogi
Paramhansa Yogananda - 2000-01-01 (first published in 1946)
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Explore the fascinating life of a spiritual master in this beloved autobiography. Discover the inspiring journey of a yogi who touched millions of lives with his teachings and practices. Join millions of readers worldwide who have found wisdom and inspiration in this timeless classic.
I Am Yoga by Susan Verde
2,100 Asanas by Daniel Lacerda
Teaching Yoga by Mark Stephens
Good Morning Yoga by Mariam Gates
Science of Yoga by Ann Swanson
Light on Life by B. K. S. Iyengar
Meditations from the Mat by Rolf Gates
Yoga Mind, Body & Spirit by Donna Farhi
Yoga for Everyone by Dianne Bondy
The Yamas & Niyamas by Deborah Adele
The Complete Guide to Yin Yoga by Bernie Clark
Living Your Yoga by Judith Hanson Lasater
The Key Poses of Yoga by Ray Long
You Are a Lion! by Taeeun Yoo
Rachel's Day in the Garden by Giselle Shardlow
The Yoga Beginner's Bible by Tai Morello
Yoga Body by Mark Singleton
Every Body Yoga by Jessamyn Stanley
Asana Pranayama Mudra Bandha by Swami Satyananda Saraswati
Yoga as Medicine by Yoga Journal
Eastern Body, Western Mind by Anodea Judith
Light on Pranayama by B K S Iyengar
Functional Anatomy of Yoga by David Keil
The Secret Power of Yoga by Nischala Joy Devi
Yoga by Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre
Yoga Bunny by Brian Russo
Ashtanga Yoga by David Swenson
I Am Peace by Susan Verde
B.K.S. Iyengar Yoga by Bks Iyengar
Yoga by Shyam Mehta
Tantra Illuminated by Christopher D Wallis
Your Body, Your Yoga by Bernie Clark
Yoga Body and Mind Handbook by Jasmine Tarkeshi
Zoo Zen by Kristen Fischer
The ABCs of Yoga for Kids Softcover by Teresa Anne Power
Poser by Claire Dederer
The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali by Patañjali Sage, Charles Johnston
Yoga Sequencing by Mark Stephens
The Wisdom of Yoga by Stephen Cope
Anatomy of Hatha Yoga by H. David Coulter
Hatha Yoga Illustrated by Martin Kirk
The Tree of Yoga by B. K. S. Iyengar
Yoga by Naomi Annand
The Language of Yoga by Nicolai Bachman
Perfectly Imperfect by Baron Baptiste
Little Yoga by Rebecca Whitford
My Daddy is a Pretzel by Baron Baptiste
Your Spine, Your Yoga by Bernie Clark
Yawning Yoga by Laurie Jordan
Inner Engineering by Sadhguru
A Path with Heart by Jack Kornfield
The Living Gita by Sri Swami Satchidananda
How Yoga Works by Michael Roach
Light on the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali by B. K. S. Iyengar
Hatha Yoga Pradipika by Swami Muktibodhananda
Relax and Renew by Judith Hanson Lasater
Namaslay by Candace Moore
Teaching Yoga Beyond the Poses by Sage Rountree
The Language of Yin by Gabrielle Harris
Yoga Mat Companion 1 by Ray Long
Yoga of the Subtle Body by Tias Little
The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz
Yin Yoga by Kassandra Reinhardt
The Seven Spiritual Laws of Yoga by Deepak Chopra
Yoga Mat Companion 2 by Ray Long
Bountiful, Beautiful, Blissful by Gurmukh Kaur Khalsa
Yoga Fitness for Men by Dean Pohlman
Yoga Mat Companion 3 by Ray Long
Yoga for Children by Lisa Flynn
Kundalini Yoga by Shakti Parwha Kaur Khalsa
Go Go Yoga for Kids by Sara J Weis
Yoga for Transformation by Gary Kraftsow
Yoga for Inflexible People by Max Lowenstein
Jenny's Winter Walk by Giselle Shardlow
Anna and her Rainbow-Colored Yoga Mats by Giselle Shardlow
Yoga Therapy by Mark Stephens
Mindfulness Yoga by Frank Jude Boccio
Peaceful Piggy Yoga by Kerry Lee MacLean
Teach Your Child Meditation by Lisa Roberts
The Yoga of Breath by Richard Rosen
Yoga Friends by Mariam Gates
Yoga for Beginners by Susan Neal
Meddy Teddy by Apple Jordan