Meditations You love learning about anatomy Community You enjoy trying practical techniques in meditation and in your daily life You prefer a book that goes into more depth with philosophy and practice Comments About us You enjoy trying practical techniques in meditation and in your daily life Meditation, Psychology and Yoga Philosophy You would benefit from a relatable explanation of the limbs of yoga Interviews User Login Home You would appreciate information that is well written and succinct That completes our review of some of our favorite books on yoga. Of course, there are thousands to choose from and you may have your own favorites so let us know what books have inspired you and your yoga practice by commenting below.  12 Essential Yoga Books to Inspire You and Your Yoga Practice Monthly Update - September 2018 anniebell 4 months ago Every yogi has a story of how a yoga book completely transformed their yoga practice. Many have more than one. If you have been practicing yoga for a few years or more, perhaps you can relate to this. A shift in perspective, a new way of looking at things or a different way of practicing can alter your experience on your yoga mat and in your life, enough that you feel somewhat different – more inspired, lighter… dare I say enlightened? Not Found Erich Schiffmann takes a unique approach to yoga practice that may shift the way that you do yoga. Schooled in the Iyengar and Desikachar approaches, Schiffmann has a uniquely gentle, transformative approach to alignment and body awareness. His easy-to-follow yoga pose tutorials, yoga sequences and perspective on yoga practice help you stay centered in your practice and calm and mindful in your life. He covers meditation, pranayama, the essence of yoga practice, lines of energy and asanas to create a wonderfully comprehensive book on yoga. Join The DoYogaWithMe Community Buy this yoga book if: You love learning about anatomy You like suggestions for yoga sessions, split into short and long options You don’t like to read daily quotes or short stories You enjoy trying practical techniques in meditation and in your daily life Baron Baptiste is a wonderfully vibrant, down-to-earth yoga instructor who honors both the light and serious sides of yoga practice in this wonderful book on yoga. It’s inspirational feel throughout engages the reader and Baron’s bare bones approach to yoga makes it relevant to everyone, no matter where you are in your practice. Baron will help you see your practice differently, discover how your experience on the mat relates to your life overall and help you feel more empowered by giving you practical tools that you can put into action in your daily practice. anniebell 4 months ago You are only interested in the physical side of yoga Perfectly Imperfect: The Art and Soul of Yoga Practice with Baron Baptiste You are an instructor and want to teach with a stronger focus on anatomy A Path with Heart: A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life with Jack Kornfield Understanding functional anatomy has the potential of transforming not only your practice, but your relationship to your body. This is by far the most impressive guide to functional anatomy and yoga that I have seen to date. David's unique approach makes learning about anatomy easy for anyone, while completely satisfying anatomy geeks who love to learn all they can about muscles and bones. The manual begins with basic principles of functional anatomy, then helps you understand how they work within many of the yoga asanas.  David's descriptions allow you to feel what he’s saying in your own body. There is so much to learn from this book that it could very well be your go-to yoga anatomy reference manual for years to come. Click here to purchase Light on Yoga from Amazon You would like to learn how to compress meridians using yoga Comments You find you learn better when there are good photos to look at Yoga Styles About us Light on Yoga by B.K.S. Iyengar You like high quality, color photos and illustrations You particularly enjoy yin yoga You enjoy learning about anatomy Understanding functional anatomy has the potential of transforming not only your practice, but your relationship to your body. This is by far the most impressive guide to functional anatomy and yoga that I have seen to date. David's unique approach makes learning about anatomy easy for anyone, while completely satisfying anatomy geeks who love to learn all they can about muscles and bones. The manual begins with basic principles of functional anatomy, then helps you understand how they work within many of the yoga asanas.  David's descriptions allow you to feel what he’s saying in your own body. There is so much to learn from this book that it could very well be your go-to yoga anatomy reference manual for years to come. Click here to purchase A Path with Heart from Amazon  Insight Yoga by Sarah Powers Our Teachers My Journey to Plus Size (Full Bodied) Yoga You prefer a book that goes into more depth with philosophy and practice Meditation, Psychology and Yoga Philosophy

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You enjoy learning about anatomy You love learning about your body, how you move and why Skip to main content You like to learn about yoga philosophy and how they apply to practice anniebell 4 months ago Every yogi has a story of how a yoga book completely transformed their yoga practice. Many have more than one. If you have been practicing yoga for a few years or more, perhaps you can relate to this. A shift in perspective, a new way of looking at things or a different way of practicing can alter your experience on your yoga mat and in your life, enough that you feel somewhat different – more inspired, lighter… dare I say enlightened? You seek deeper spiritual meaning You prefer a book that focuses mostly on philosophy, not asanas You don’t like inner exploration Monthly Update - July 2018 Click here to purchase Perfectly Imperfect from Amazon You like to learn about pose sequencing and creating themes in your practice You don’t want a guide to doing asanas Yoga Poses Meditations from the Mat offers 365 daily meditations that help integrate mindfulness into everyday life. Each day's reflection begins with a thought-provoking quote and then explores one intriguing aspect of yoga philosophy. Gates weaves stories of his own remarkable healing and growth with the yoga sutras of Patanjali, and provides illuminating and moving explanations of how yoga teachings apply to real-life situations. Whether read in the morning to set the tone for the day, during yoga, or at the end of the day, Meditations from the Mat will support and enhance anyone’s yoga journey. By David Procyshyn 3 Comments Insight Yoga by Sarah Powers Namaste! You are looking for a book that shows pose modifications or sequencing You are looking for hatha, restorative or vinyasa yoga sequences This list of books has been wonderful! I love anatomy, and I have really enjoyed David Keil's anatomy book. I'm planning to start David Coulter's anatomy book soon. I'm learning so much, and it's really transforming the way I think about my body when I do yoga (and ride horses - my other great love!). Skip to main content A Vessel of Blessing: Practical Guidance for Teachers Who Touch the Spirit in Yoga Practice by Arlene Bjork You feel the way you do yoga now is fine Latest Blog Posts About us You enjoy reading about Buddhist philosophy Forgot your password? Namaste! This book is a personal reflection on the life and philosophy of one of the most talented teachers of our time. Arlene Bjork had a way of inspiring and guiding her students to explore the deeper truths and aspects of yoga, while offering true insight into how to incorporate yoga in all aspects of your life and how a regular practice will enhance your experience of living. If you are a teacher, you will learn to make a more profound connection with your students, one that will manifest both on and off the mat. In addition, it offers a personable interpretation of all the aspects of yoga philosophy that often seem inaccessible to most practitioners. Click here to purchase Anatomy of Hatha Yoga from Amazon Every yogi has a story of how a yoga book completely transformed their yoga practice. Many have more than one. If you have been practicing yoga for a few years or more, perhaps you can relate to this. A shift in perspective, a new way of looking at things or a different way of practicing can alter your experience on your yoga mat and in your life, enough that you feel somewhat different – more inspired, lighter… dare I say enlightened? User Login You enjoy learning about anatomy You appreciate simple explanations and photos (black and white) All of the yoga books below have that potential. Each one grabs you in a different way and teaches you something new about yourself, about yoga and about life. We hope that this guide will help you choose the book that is ideal for you at this moment, or will help you choose the perfect book for a friend, colleague or family member who also loves yoga. Interviews Click here to purchase Light on Yoga from Amazon You would prefer an anatomy book that doesn't read like a text book Meditations from the Mat offers 365 daily meditations that help integrate mindfulness into everyday life. Each day's reflection begins with a thought-provoking quote and then explores one intriguing aspect of yoga philosophy. Gates weaves stories of his own remarkable healing and growth with the yoga sutras of Patanjali, and provides illuminating and moving explanations of how yoga teachings apply to real-life situations. Whether read in the morning to set the tone for the day, during yoga, or at the end of the day, Meditations from the Mat will support and enhance anyone’s yoga journey. You don’t want a book that blends eastern philosophy and western medicine We have divided them into 3 categories: Yoga Poses, Practice and Philosophy (6 books), Yoga and Functional Anatomy (2 books) and Meditation, Psychology and Transformation (4 books). For each book we include a brief but detailed description, then complete each review with the reasons why you may want to buy, or not buy, this book. Let us know if you have any that you would like to recommend or if you have any questions or feedback, by posting below.    You enjoy daily, thought-provoking quotes or stories You do not enjoy reading about anatomy and physiology Social H. David Coulter's Anatomy of Hatha Yoga is possibly the most comprehensive yoga anatomy book that exists. It reads, at times, like an anatomy or physiology text book, moving through an impressive detailed analysis of movement and posture, breathing and abdominopelvic exercises before taking that same approach to analyze standing poses, backbending poses, forward bending postures, twisting postures, headstand, shoulderstand and finishing with relaxation and meditation. It's a thick book (almost 600 pages) and extremely dense with information, which is guaranteed to satisfy the most dedicated anatomy nerd. 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