2 100 Asanas Book
Score: 3
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2 100 Asanas


  • Author : Daniel Lacerda
  • Publisher : Black Dog & Leventhal
  • Release Date : 2015-12-01
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 736
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316270625

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2 100 Asanas Book Description :

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. A thoughtful, inspiring, meticulously-crafted guide to the practice of yoga, 2,100 Asanas will explore hundreds of familiar poses along with modified versions designed to bring more healthful options to yogis of all experience and ability. Organized into eight sections for the major types of poses -- standing, seated, core, quadruped, inversions, prone, supine and backbends -- and each section gently progresses from easy to more challenging. Each pose is accompanied by the name of the pose in English and Sanskrit, the Drishti point (eye gaze), the chakras affected and primary benefits.

Yogasana Book

Yogasana


  • Author : Yogrishi Ph.D. Vishvketu
  • Publisher : Mandala Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-10-13
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : 160887656X

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Yogasana Book Description :

Filled with chakra activation charts, images and descriptions of over eight hundred poses, and Sanskrit translation guides, this comprehensive encyclopedia makes the spirituality, practice, and language of yoga more accessible than ever before. Packed with over eight hundred individual poses performed by renowned practitioner Yogrishi Vishvketu, Yogasana: The Encyclopedia of Yoga Poses is the most comprehensive yoga asana guide to date. With poses adapted to every skill level, the encyclopedia is an invaluable resource for both the yoga novice and the studio owner. Nearly a millennium ago, the hatha yoga tradition included over seven hundred thousand yoga poses. Today, only a fraction of those are known. Yogi Vishvketu, a lifelong yoga devotee, bridges that gap by connecting modern poses to their ancient roots with an intuitive naming system that fuses past with present. Thorough translation charts—which provide pose names in Sanskrit script along with transliterations in Sanskrit and English—help practitioners gain an understanding of the relationship between the name and the spiritual significance of each pose. The energetic essence of each asana is unveiled through a detailed chakra chart and graphic indicators depicting the chakras activated by that pose. With poses organized into a logical sequence with roots in the traditional Himalayan system and enhanced by Yogi Vishvketu’s decades of practice, this yoga compendium showcases the asanas, the language, and the spiritual path of yoga together in a single, all-inclusive volume.

The Little Book of Yoga Book

The Little Book of Yoga


  • Author : Nora Isaacs
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2014-08-19
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452135601

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The Little Book of Yoga Book Description :

Yoga, the ancient mind-body practice, is booming in popularity, but there's no attractively packaged overview for the mainstream enthusiast. Introducing The Little Book of Yoga. This petite hardcover presents all the basics for yoga lovers of every interest and skill level—beginner or advanced, committed or just curious. The contents, broken into five sections for a customizable reading experience, include illustrated pose instructions and practical wisdom that yields rewards on and off the mat. Authoritative yet approachable, compact yet robust, it's a timely offering for a practice that continues to grow. Fans will recognize it as the only fundamental yoga book and gift givers will rejoice in finding the perfect present for the yogi in their life.

Yoga Anatomy Book
Score: 5
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Yoga Anatomy


  • Author : Leslie Kaminoff
  • Publisher : Human Kinetics
  • Release Date : 2011-10-28
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN 10 : 9781492583417

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Yoga Anatomy Book Description :

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 YogaAnatomy provides you with a deeper understanding of the structures and principles underlying each movement and of yoga itself. From breathing to inversions to standing poses, see how specific muscles respond to the movements of the joints; how alterations of a pose can enhance or reduce effectiveness; and how the spine, breathing, and body position are all fundamentally linked. Whether you are just beginning your journey or have been practicing yoga for years, Yoga Anatomy will be an invaluable resource—one that allows you to see each movement in an entirely new light. With Yoga Anatomy, Second Edition, authors Leslie Kaminoff and Amy Matthews, both internationally recognized experts and teachers in anatomy, breathing, and bodywork, have created the ultimate reference for yoga practitioners, instructors, and enthusiasts alike.

Yoga Asanas Book

Yoga Asanas


  • Author : M. R. Jambunathan
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1933
  • Genre: Yoga
  • Pages : 64
  • ISBN 10 : OCLC:250856134

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Yoga for the Joy of It  Book

Yoga for the Joy of It


  • Author : Minda Goodman Kraines
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2011-06-07
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 258
  • ISBN 10 : 9781449647193

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Yoga for the Joy of It Book Description :

Yoga for the Joy of It! immerses the beginning yoga student in the history and practice of yoga by educating the student on the background of yoga, its health benefits, and showing specific exercises and poses. This text is an essential resource for any student embarking on a new yoga class or for those students who are already familiar with the practice of yoga. Yoga for the Joy of It! details of what to expect in class, what to wear and bring to class, correct yoga alignment, a solid foundation of yoga poses, how to modify each yoga pose, correct yoga breathing, beginning meditation, styles of yoga, a history of yoga, and how to bring the benefits of yoga practice into your daily life. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.

Yoga for Beginners Book

Yoga for Beginners


  • Author : Cory Martin
  • Publisher : Rockridge Press
  • Release Date : 2016-02-01
  • Genre: Exercise
  • Pages : 220
  • ISBN 10 : 1623156467

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Yoga for Beginners Book Description :

Learn Yoga in Your Own Home Yoga for Beginners is the essential guide to getting started with yoga. With a friendly voice and step-by-step instructions, this book offers everything you need to start enjoying yoga's calming and strengthening effects on your life. Complete beginner's guide to getting started with yoga Simple instructions for the 35 essential yoga poses Full-color yoga illustrations 5 restorative yoga meditations Nutrition tips to complement your yoga practice Guide to building your own yoga sequences Take a deep breath. Yoga for Beginners will do the rest.

You Are a Lion  Book
Score: 3.5
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You Are a Lion


  • Author : Taeeun Yoo
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-03-15
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101644249

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You Are a Lion Book Description :

With simple instructions and bright, clear illustrations, award-winning artist Taeeun Yoo invites children to enjoy yoga by assuming playful animal poses. And she sparks their imagination further by encouraging them to pretend to be the animal - to flutter like a butterfly, hiss like a snake, roar like a lion and more. Yoga is great for kids because it promotes flexibility and focus - and it's relaxing good fun! The charming pictures of children and animals and the lyrical text make this gentle introduction to yoga a book to be treasured.

The Language of Yoga Book
Score: 4
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The Language of Yoga


  • Author : Nicolai Bachman
  • Publisher : Sounds True
  • Release Date : 2015-01-15
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 152
  • ISBN 10 : 9781622035885

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The Language of Yoga Book Description :

Have you ever been bewildered in yoga class by the terms the teacher uses? What is the deeper meaning of these terms? How can you benefit by knowing them? For passionate and curious yoga students, The Language of Yoga offers the definitive A-Y of asana names and Sanskrit terms (there is no Z in Sanskrit!). This interactive set includes more than 200 asanas with illustrated yoga postures and 300 Sanskrit definitions. Sanskrit scholar Nicolai Bachman teaches you how to read and pronounce these sacred sounds with precision, and guides you through seven yoga chants with exact rhythm, tone, and pronunciation. An indispensable reference guide for any serious student of yoga.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Yoga with Kids Book

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Yoga with Kids


  • Author : Eve Adamson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2000-07-09
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 416
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101222072

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The Complete Idiot s Guide to Yoga with Kids Book Description :

Can you think of an activity that promotes concentration, motor skill development and self-confidence for kids? And, is fun and healthy for kids and adults to enjoy together? It's Yoga! With The Complete Idiot's Guide to Yoga with Kids, you can learn how to get kids interested and started in yoga, teach them how to stretch, concentrate and express creativity using their mind and body. This book is full of various stretching exercises, poses and activities for adults and kids to enjoy together or individually. Kids will love to use their imagination to pose as a tree, a tiger, a butterfly and many others!

30 Essential Yoga Poses Book
Score: 4.5
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30 Essential Yoga Poses


  • Author : Judith Hanson Lasater
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2016-08-01
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN 10 : 9781930485662

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30 Essential Yoga Poses Book Description :

In 30 Essential Yoga Poses, Judith Lasater draws on her wealth of yoga practice and teaching experience, as well as her training as a physical therapist, to present this comprehensive guide for beginning students and their teachers. The author discusses yoga’s ancient eightfold path and its relevance in today’s world, and goes to the heart of yoga—the all-important student-teacher relationship. Thirty essential yoga poses (asana), their variations, and breathing practices (pranayama) are also provided, with guidance for the student practicing at home, and points for the classroom teacher. Sequences are presented with photographic charts for easy visual reference, and a "Mantra for Daily Practice" and glossary of anatomical terms and resources for further study are also included.

Anatomy for Vinyasa Flow and Standing Poses Book

Anatomy for Vinyasa Flow and Standing Poses


  • Author : Ray Long
  • Publisher : Bandha Yoga Publications LLC
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 219
  • ISBN 10 : 9781607439431

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Anatomy for Vinyasa Flow and Standing Poses Book Description :

Presents a scientific approach to understanding the practice of hatha yoga: through full-color, three-dimensional illustrations of major muscles, tendons, and ligaments. This book describes the correct positioning of hatha yoga poses (asanas) and their benefits.

The Quick Guide to Aerial Yoga Poses Book

The Quick Guide to Aerial Yoga Poses


  • Author : Emily Griffith
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2018-04-03
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 28
  • ISBN 10 : 1987552008

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The Quick Guide to Aerial Yoga Poses Book Description :

A picture guide with over fifty aerial yoga poses. Each pose includes a description, muscle focus, and advancement level. For a PDF printable copy please email [email protected] after purchase.

The Woman s Book of Yoga and Health Book
Score: 3
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The Woman s Book of Yoga and Health


  • Author : Linda Sparrowe
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 363
  • ISBN 10 : 1570624704

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The Woman s Book of Yoga and Health Book Description :

Presents yoga sequences to bring balance to the endocrine, nervous, digestive, and reproductive systems; increase vitality; bring relief from common conditions; and promote a calm mind and body.

The Illustrated Light on Yoga Book

The Illustrated Light on Yoga


  • Author : B. K. S. Iyengar
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: Yoga
  • Pages : 162
  • ISBN 10 : 1855382792

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The Illustrated Light on Yoga Book Description :

This Classic Book Is A Comprehensive Introduction To Yoga With Detailed Descriptions Of Over 200 Postures And 14 Breathing Exercises.

Research Based Perspectives on the Psychophysiology of Yoga Book
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Research Based Perspectives on the Psychophysiology of Yoga


  • Author : Telles, Shirley
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2017-08-10
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 456
  • ISBN 10 : 9781522527893

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Research Based Perspectives on the Psychophysiology of Yoga Book Description :

Yoga has evolved into a popular fitness practice across the globe. With the various schools of practice, it is imperative for practitioners to study both traditional texts and emerging scientific research in this area. Research-Based Perspectives on the Psychophysiology of Yoga is a unique reference source for the latest academic material on the physiological effects of yoga and cultivating a deeper understanding of yoga practice through the intersection of traditional texts and contemporary research. Including a range of topics such as occupational health, neurobiology, and women’s health, this book is ideally designed for professionals, practitioners, students, educators, and academics interested in the effects, challenges, and benefits of yoga practice.

Yoga Sequencing Book

Yoga Sequencing


  • Author : Mark Stephens
  • Publisher : North Atlantic Books
  • Release Date : 2012-09-18
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 528
  • ISBN 10 : 9781583945278

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Yoga Sequencing Book Description :

Yoga Sequencing: Designing Transformative Yoga Classes presents the essential principles and methods for planning and sequencing yoga classes. Addressing one of the most popular topics in the yoga profession, this book offers sixty-seven model sequences of yoga poses (asanas) that cover the broad range of yoga student experience, including multiple sequences for beginning, intermediate, and advanced students; yoga for kids, teens, women across the life cycle, and seniors; classes to relieve depression and anxiety; and sequences for each of the major chakras and ayurvedic constitutions. Each sequence provides guidance for teaching the different breathing (pranayama) and meditation techniques that give yoga its transformative power. Enhanced with over 2,000 instructional photos and an elaborate guide to the constituent elements of over 150 yoga asanas, the book draws equally from ancient yoga philosophy and contemporary insights into functional anatomy, biomechanics, and kinesiology. The nuanced interrelationships among asanas within and between the seven asana families are explored and the anatomy of opening and stabilizing each pose is explained for sequences designed around specific needs and intentions. A comprehensive appendix includes a glossary of yoga-related terms, an alphabetical asana index with thumbnail photographs of each asana, a class planning worksheet, representative sequences from several popular styles of hatha yoga, and a list of resources for further exploring sequencing and the larger practice of teaching yoga. From the Trade Paperback edition.

A Little Course in Yoga Book

A Little Course in Yoga


  • Author : DK
  • Publisher : Dorling Kindersley Ltd
  • Release Date : 2013-01-17
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 192
  • ISBN 10 : 9781409327356

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A Little Course in Yoga Book Description :

Now in PDF. Simply everything you need to know to learn something new; a practical course in yoga Ever wanted to learn yoga but don't know where to begin? Take the first step with A Little Course in Yoga, part of a new series of structured learning guides from DK where nothing is assumed and everything is explained. Learn at your own pace, in your own time and in the comfort of your own home. Each course follows the same structure; start simple and learn the basics, build on what you've learnt and then show off your new skills! A Little Course in Yoga takes you from complete beginner to being able to master 49 yoga poses and 12 sequences. Start simple with basic poses including downward facing dog and the cobra, build on them with the warrior lunge and the half lotus and take it further with the dolphin and the rocking bow. The step-by-step pictures show you what other courses only tell you and the practice moves keep you on the right track. A Little Course in Yoga will help you learn your new skill in no time.

YOGA BODY ANATOMY Book

YOGA BODY ANATOMY


  • Author : Dr. SHASHIREKHA C K
  • Publisher : Notion Press
  • Release Date : 2017-11-15
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 172
  • ISBN 10 : 9781948146500

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YOGA BODY ANATOMY Book Description :

This is a book that draws on years of study and teaching experience to provide an insight into the muscular movements involved in yoga practice. Dr Shashirekha CK, internationally recognized teacher of yoga anatomy and Ayurveda, has created the ultimate reference for yoga practitioners, instructors and enthusiasts alike. • Discover a simple and easy understanding of the anatomical perspective of kinetic movement in yoga asanas. • Learn to achieve excellent strength in musculoskeletal tissues using clear and safe instructions, preparatory poses and expert guidance on a balanced diet. • Read about asana practice and digestive health. • Understand yoga therapy. br /> Don’t stop at yoga; get a wholesome understanding of the Yoga Body Anatomy.

The Key Poses of Yoga Book
Score: 5
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The Key Poses of Yoga


  • Author : Ray Long
  • Publisher : Bandha Yoga Publications LLC
  • Release Date : 2009-08-01
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 213
  • ISBN 10 : 9781607432395

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The Key Poses of Yoga Book Description :

Looks at fifty-five fundamental poses from an anatomical perspective to describe their function in the practice of hatha yoga.