books about: ashtanga
Yoga Mala: The Original Teachings of Ashtanga Yoga Master Sri K. Pattabhi Jois
Sri K. Pattabhi Jois
North Point Press
The seminal treatise and guide to Ashtanga yoga by the master of this increasingly popular discipline One of the great yoga figures of our time, Sri K. Pattabhi Jois brought Ashtanga yoga to the West more than thirty years ago. Based on flowing, energetic movement coordinated with the breath, Ashtanga and the many forms of vinyasa yoga that grow directly out of it have become the most widespread and influential styles practiced today. Yoga ...
Ashtanga Yoga - The Intermediate Series: Mythology, Anatomy, and Practice (Ashtanga Yoga Intermediate Series)
New World Library
In this much-anticipated follow-up to his first book, Ashtanga Yoga: Practice and Philosophy , Gregor Maehle offers a detailed and multifaceted guide to Ashtanga Yoga’s Intermediate Series. An expert yogi and teacher, Maehle will guide you to your next level with an unprecedented depth of anatomical explanation and unparalleled attention to the practice’s philosophical and mythological heritage. You will learn: The background and ...
The Power of Ashtanga Yoga: Developing a Practice That Will Bring You Strength, Flexibility, and Inner ...
Ashtanga Yoga is a graceful, athletic type of yoga that has become extremely popular in recent years. Here, Kino MacGregor, a disciple of Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, the great modern guru who developed Ashtanga Yoga, gives a comprehensive view of the practice and shows how Ashtanga is fundamentally a path of spiritual transformation and personal development. MacGregor delves into the history and tradition of Ashtanga Yoga and reveals how its ...
21 Things to Know Before Starting an Ashtanga Yoga Practice
Claudia Azula Altucher
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
The daily practice of Ashtanga Yoga has made me physically, emotionally, and mentally healthy. I am very grateful. When I first started practicing I wished I had a handbook that answered basic questions, encouraged me on how to go about those first classes, guided me on whether to travel to Mysore or not, and answered questions I had. Recently someone who has been attracted to this style of yoga asked me if I could provide such a guide because ...
Ashtanga Yoga: The Yoga Tradition of Sri K. Pattabhi Jois: The Definitive Primary Series Practice Manual
One of the world’s most popular yoga teachers brings you the definitive guide to Ashtanga Yoga. Petri Raisanen presents each of the yoga poses in the Primary Series both separately and as part of complete practice. You’ll gain a deep knowledge of the multidimensional philosophy of Ashtanga yoga and how it relates to everyday life. This is a clearly and simply written guide, beautifully illustrated and packed full of knowledge and insight. It ...
Ashtanga Yoga: The Practice Manual
Ashtanga Yoga Productions, 2000
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Ashtanga Yoga: Practice and Philosophy
New World Library
Ashtanga Yoga: Practice and Philosophy is the first book of its kind, presenting a comprehensive guide to all eight limbs of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga. Join author Gregor Maehle, a seasoned yogi and compassionate teacher, as he guides you through the history and lineage of yoga; the fundamentals of breath, bandhas (energy locks within the body), drishti (the focal point of the gaze), and vinyasa (sequential movement); a detailed breakdown of the ...
Ashtanga Flash Cards (Primary Series)
Aardvark Global Publishing
Now beginners and experienced practitioners of Yoga can enjoy these attractive 3'X 5' flash cards as a learning tool or just for fun and inspiration! Based on the primary series of Ashtanga Yoga, the Ashtanga Flash Cards include forty eight full color photographs by Jasper Johal illustrating the postures with their Sanskrit names and English pronunciation.
Ashtanga Yoga As It IS (Revised Third Edition)
The Yoga Temple
Astanga Yoga As It Is by Matthew Sweeney is much in demand, since it is the only resource that fully details the primary, intermediate and advanced A & B series of Astanga Yoga. In the text portion of the book the type is small and the information dense. In Matthew's clear, precise and matter of fact style he covers important aspects of pranayama, the role of warming up, details on core postures and traditional and novel ways to approach the ...
Ashtanga Yoga: The Definitive Step-by-Step Guide to Dynamic Yoga
John C. Scott
Three Rivers Press
John Scott's Ashtanga Yoga draws on his expertise as a teacher of this most energetic form of yoga. An easy-to-use guide, it features color photographs and a series of step-by-step exercise sessions -- starting with a simple sequence designed for beginners that, once mastered, provides the foundation for moving to the next cycle.
Ashtanga Yoga Primer
Baba Hari Dass
Sri Rama Pub
Ashtanga Yoga: The Complete Mind and Body Workout
It's a workout unlike any other, strengthening the body and purifying the mind--and with this introduction to ashtanga's dynamic sequences ( asanas ), anyone can participate. From easy poses for beginners through more challenging ones, from warm-ups to finishing movements, scores of sitting and standing positions will vitalize you while they promote wellness. The breathing and relaxation techiniques, warm-ups, combinations, advice on hydration ...
Ashtanga Yoga: Primary and Intermediate Series
Caroline Jordan Klebl PhD
Source of Yoga
Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga is a method of Yoga Asana practice, which includes hundreds of Yoga postures, which are connected by breath initiated movements. This book is an illustrated guide to over a 125 Yoga postures and contains the precise method, by which one can, over time, perform all of these Yoga Asanas.
Sacred Fire: My Journey Into Ashtanga Yoga
Sacred Fire is a spiritually oriented memoir that takes the reader from the East Coast of America to India and Nepal in search of inner peace. The narrative explores the dynamic of the sacred teacher-student relationship in the spiritual tradition of India. By presenting the intensity of transformation achieved through yoga and spiritual practice through the eyes of an American woman, many readers will easily identify with the narrator's ...
Only Way Out Is In: A Modern Day Yogi's Commentary on the Synergy of Ashtanga Yoga, Ayurveda, and Tantra
Dream Weavers International
How can we get on the road to true happiness, peace, and equanimity? Is it possible to find it in this lifetime? The Only Way Out Is In, addresses these questions and gives an answer to man's relentless lifelong quest of looking outside oneself and chasing this inevitable illusion when the answer is simply to look within! This book offers guidance for each individual to look inside and live in the here and now, using the ancient practices of ...
Ashtanga Yoga for Women: Invigorating Mind, Body, and Spirit with Power Yoga
Ashtanga Yoga for Women presents the exciting and empowering practice of power yoga in a balanced fashion that addresses the specific needs of female practitioners. It teaches the asanas (postures) and shows how Ashtanga works for women of all different ages, shapes, and weights, allowing each woman to bring prana (life force) into her upper lungs and distribute it throughout her body for better physical and mental health. Although known for its ...
Pranayama The Breath of Yoga
In his third book Gregor Maehle aims at bringing about a renaissance of pranayama, the yogic school of breathing. For millennia pranayama was considered to be the quintessential yogic limb, yoga’s main motor for spiritual evolution. To show pranayama’s importance, Maehle supports his findings at every turn with hundreds of quotations from yogic scripture.With unprecedented detail, the author shows how pranayama is used to connect posture ...
Beginning Ashtanga Yoga: The How-To Guide
Interested in yoga but not feeling ready to jump into a group class? This unique digital guide is a great way to get started in the comfort of your own home. Download “Beginner Ashtanga Yoga: The How-To Guide” now and discover the strength, poise and clarity that yoga can bring into your life, one step at a time. This Vook combines a detailed introduction to Ashtanga Yoga with a complete practice explained step-by-step. This easy-to-follow ...
Ashtanga Yoga for Beginner's Mind
Ashtanga for Beginners Mind is a guide to the practice of the primary series with a section on shamatha meditation and commentary on how each practice informs the other. While the book is appropriate for all levels of students and gives instruction at the most advanced level, emphasis is placed on the importance of maintaining “beginner’s mind.” Rather than focusing on a direct and linear approach, Ashtanga for Beginners explores ...
Ashtanga Yoga: Stories from Beyond the Mat
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
ASHTANGA YOGA: Stories from Beyond the Mat is not your typical “Yoga” book. Jason Stein skips the posture photos and Intro to Yoga Philosophy to explore personal topics in this frank, revealing, and often funny collection. The essays, sketches, notes, and how-tos contained here all address with reverence and humor the many ways a daily Ashtanga Yoga practice saturates life both on and off the mat. All content newly revised and rewritten, ...
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