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Light on Yoga
The Bible of Modern Yoga
B. K. S. Iyengar - Jan 01, 1979 (first published in 1966)
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Light on Yoga has become the bible for hundreds of thousands of people who practice Yoga daily with the Iyengar method, for exercise, meditation, or simply relaxation. With more than 600 photographs depicting all the postures and breathing exercises, it remains the fullest, most practical, and most profusely illustrated guide by the world's foremos...
Yoga Anatomy
Leslie Kaminoff - Oct 28, 2011
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The best-selling anatomy guide for yoga is now updated, expanded, and better than ever!With more asanas, vinyasas, full-color anatomical illustrations, and in-depth information, the second edition of "Yoga" "Anatomy" provides you with a deeper understanding of the structures and principles underlying each movement and of yoga itself.From breathing ...
The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
Sri Swami Satchidananda - Sep 14, 2012 (first published in 1950)
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This valuable book provides a complete manual for the study and practice of Raja Yoga, the path of concentration and meditation. This new edition of these timeless teachings is a treasure to be read and referred to again and again by seekers treading the spiritual path. The classic Sutras (thought-threads), at least four thousand years old, cover t...
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The Heart of Yoga
Developing a Personal Practice
T. K. V. Desikachar - Mar 01, 1999 (first published in 1995)
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The first yoga text to outline a step-by-step sequence for developing a complete practice according to viniyoga--yoga adapted to the needs of the individual. • A contemporary classic by a world-renowned teacher. • This new edition adds thirty-two poems by Krishnamacharya that capture the essence of his teachings. Sri Tirumalai Krishnamacharya, who ...
The Yoga Bible
Christina Brown - May 29, 2003
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Yoga brings not only a suppleness to the body but also a sense of spiritual and physical well-being to those who practice it. Featuring over 170 postures from the main schools of yoga, The Yoga Bible is the ultimate, comprehensive guide to practicing yoga and finding a mental and physical balance in life. The book encourages yoga beginners and expe...
The Bhagavad Gita
Eknath Easwaran - May 17, 2007 (first published in 400)
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Prince Arjuna faced a dilemma that many face sooner or later--whether to take action that is necessary yet morally ambiguous. The difference is that Arjuna's action was to wage war against his own family. With the armies arrayed, Arjuna loses his nerve. Krishna, his charioteer and incarnation of divine consciousness, begins to teach him the nature ...
2,100 Asanas
The Complete Yoga Poses
Daniel Lacerda - Nov 10, 2015
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This fully-illustrated New York Times bestseller categorizes an astonishing 2,100 yoga poses through photographs and descriptions for optimal benefit including adaptations for all levels of expertise and ages....
Good Night Yoga
A Pose-by-Pose Bedtime Story
Mariam Gates - Apr 01, 2015
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For kids in early to middle childhood and the lucky people who have to get them to bed Good Night Yoga is both a bedtime story and a series of simple poses for following the natural world as it comes to rest at day's end. Created by the founder of the celebrated Kid Power Yoga program. The birds are flying back now To their homes in the trees. The ...
Good Morning Yoga
A Pose-by-Pose Wake Up Story (Good Night Yoga)
Mariam Gates - Mar 01, 2016
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Yoga helps children learn how to focus, relax, and both self-monitor and self-soothe. Good Morning Yoga instills these four skills and more, enabling children to jumpstart the day with energy and excitement and meet the adventures that come with mindfulness and perspective. Good Morning Yoga weaves gentle exercises with a heartwarming narrative and...
The Key Muscles of Yoga
Scientific Keys, Volume I
Ray Long - Nov 01, 2009
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This book offers a scientific approach to understanding the practice of hatha yoga. Through four-color, three-dimensional illustrations of major muscles, tendons, and ligaments, Ray Long describes the practice and benefits of hatha yoga. Specific anatomical and physiological descriptions highlight the agonist, antagonist, and synergist muscles that...
I Am Yoga
Susan Verde - Sep 08, 2015
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The companion to the instant #1 New York Times bestseller, I Am Human!An eagle soaring among the clouds, a star twinkling in the night sky, a camel in the desert, or a boat sailing across the sea... Yoga has the power of transformation. Not only does it strengthen bodies and calm minds, but with a little imagination, it can show us that anything is...
Science of Yoga by Ann Swanson
Meditations from the Mat by Rolf Gates
Teaching Yoga by Mark Stephens
Yoga as Medicine by Yoga Journal
Yoga for Everyone by Dianne Bondy
You Are a Lion! by Taeeun Yoo
Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramhansa Yogananda
The Yamas & Niyamas by Deborah Adele
The Key Poses of Yoga by Ray Long
Yoga by Erich Schiffmann
Rachel's Day in the Garden by Giselle Shardlow
The Complete Guide to Yin Yoga by Bernie Clark
The Yoga Beginner's Bible by Tai Morello
Yoga Bunny by Brian Russo
Light on Life by B. K. S. Iyengar
Yoga Mind, Body & Spirit by Donna Farhi
Functional Anatomy of Yoga by David Keil
Your Body, Your Yoga by Bernie Clark
The Tree of Yoga by B. K. S. Iyengar
Your Spine, Your Yoga by Bernie Clark
The Secret Power of Yoga by Nischala Joy Devi
Perfectly Imperfect by Baron Baptiste
I Am Peace by Susan Verde
Every Body Yoga by Jessamyn Stanley
Yoga Sequencing by Mark Stephens
B.K.S. Iyengar Yoga by Bks Iyengar
Living Your Yoga by Judith Hanson Lasater
Yoga by Shyam Mehta
Namaslay by Candace Moore
Teaching Yoga Beyond the Poses by Sage Rountree
Yoga of the Subtle Body by Tias Little
Bountiful, Beautiful, Blissful by Gurmukh Kaur Khalsa
Yoga for Children by Lisa Flynn
Go Go Yoga for Kids by Sara J Weis
My Daddy is a Pretzel by Baron Baptiste
The ABCs of Yoga for Kids Softcover by Teresa Anne Power
Yawning Yoga by Laurie Jordan
Yoga Therapy by Mark Stephens
Teach Your Child Meditation by Lisa Roberts
The Seven Spiritual Laws of Yoga by Deepak Chopra
Yoga by Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre
Inner Engineering by Sadhguru
A Path with Heart by Jack Kornfield
The Wisdom of Insecurity by Alan Watts
Eastern Body, Western Mind by Anodea Judith
Ashtanga Yoga by David Swenson
Asana Pranayama Mudra Bandha by Swami Satyananda Saraswati
Chakra Healing by Margarita Alcantara
Anatomy of Hatha Yoga by H. David Coulter
Tantra Illuminated by Christopher D Wallis
The Women's Health Big Book of Yoga by Kathryn Budig
Healing Mantras by Thomas Ashley-Farrand
Hatha Yoga Illustrated by Martin Kirk
Yoga by Geeta S. Iyengar
Kilted Yoga by Finlay Wilson
A Chair for Yoga by Eyal Shifroni
Little Yoga by Rebecca Whitford
Wanderlust by Jeff Krasno
Yoga Body and Mind Handbook by Jasmine Tarkeshi
Kundalini Yoga by Shakti Parwha Kaur Khalsa
Zoo Zen by Kristen Fischer
Yoga for Healthy Aging by Baxter Bell
Iyengar Yoga for Motherhood by Geeta S. Iyengar
Spiritual Graffiti by MC Yogi
Thrive Through Yoga by Nicola Jane Hobbs
Restore and Rebalance by Judith Hanson Lasater
The Yogi Assignment by Kino MacGregor
Yoga Mama by Linda Sparrowe
The Little Book of Goat Yoga by Lainey Morse
Journey Into Power by Baron Baptiste
The Living Gita by Sri Swami Satchidananda
Peaceful Piggy Yoga by Kerry Lee MacLean
Peace Is Every Step by Thich Nhat Hanh
The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching by Thich Nhat Hanh
The Journey Home by Radhanath Swami
The Upanishads by Eknath Easwaran
The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz
The Wisdom of No Escape and the Path of Loving-Kindness by Pema Chodron
Mindfulness in Plain English by Bhante Henepola Gunaratana
Dying To Be Me by Anita Moorjani
To Love and Let Go by Rachel Brathen
The Art of Living by William Hart
Yoga Girl by Rachel Brathen
Ayurveda by Sahara Rose Ketabi
Ramakrishna and His Disciples by Christopher Isherwood
Raja Yoga By Swami Vivekananda by Swami Vivekananda
God Talks With Arjuna by Paramahansa Yogananda
Breathe Like a Bear by Kira Willey