Click here to purchase A Path with Heart from Amazon  Yoga: The Spirit and Practice of Moving Through Stillness by Erich Schiffmann Monthly Update - July 2018 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. You don’t like books that don’t stay open Musicians You prefer more information on alignment within the poses You prefer a book that focuses mostly on philosophy, not asanas Yoga Styles You prefer a book that goes into more depth with philosophy and practice You enjoy learning practical, meaningful insights into practice and your life You do not enjoy reading about anatomy and physiology My Journey to Plus Size (Full Bodied) Yoga Click here to purchase Meditations from the Mat from Amazon You aren’t interested in learning about how your body works Yoga and Functional Anatomy 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 would like to try to feel better using meditation 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. Jack Kornfield’s popular ‘A Path with Heart’ is both an introduction to Buddhist practice as well as an easy to follow guide to meditation, the process of inner transformation and the integration of a spiritual practice into a western way of life. Jack Kornfield is a spiritual teacher, psychologist and meditation master who approaches difficult issues like addiction, psychological and emotional healing and relationship issues with warmth, grace and compassion. He fills this book with practical techniques, guided meditations, stories and other gems of wisdom that can help ease your journey on your life path. You would prefer color photos Events You don’t like inner exploration Functional Anatomy of Yoga: A Guide for Practitioners and Teachers by David Keil You would benefit from a book that summarizes yoga and yoga poses Programs You find you learn better when there are good photos to look at Beautifully laid out, this synthesis of wisdom traditions is filled with a generous amount of information, photos and insights. Sarah's description of meridian theory and how it so beautifully connects with yoga practice is unique and refreshing. The book's main focus is on yin yoga, and Sarah offers a number of yoga sequences that are designed to pressurize certain meridians and help heal specific organs, while dividing each yoga practice into a long and short version so you can more easily adapt them to your schedule. She completes this wonderfully written book with seated pranayama practices, basic Buddha dharma and suggested mindfulness meditations. Click here to purchase The Yoga Bible from Amazon You like high quality, color photos and illustrations You love learning about anatomy Share this post You do not enjoy reading about anatomy and physiology Improve your practice with exclusive challenges and programs You would benefit from a relatable explanation of the limbs of yoga Perfectly Imperfect: The Art and Soul of Yoga Practice with Baron Baptiste Social Functional Anatomy of Yoga: A Guide for Practitioners and Teachers by David Keil A Vessel of Blessing: Practical Guidance for Teachers Who Touch the Spirit in Yoga Practice by Arlene Bjork 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. You like to learn about yourself Click here to purchase A Vessel of Blessing from Amazon Help 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.  You are looking for a comprehensive guide to yoga poses Shoulder Strength and Stability You are looking for a book that shows pose modifications or sequencing Musicians × Click here to purchase Anatomy of Hatha Yoga from Amazon You find you learn better when there are good photos to look at Insight Yoga by Sarah Powers Programs You want to understand how to live your yoga You would prefer an anatomy book that doesn't read like a text book You are looking for a comprehensive guide to yoga poses You enjoy yoga books that are short and sweet, sincere and down to earth Thank you! You don’t need to learn about how yoga relates to the energy systems You would like to learn how to compress meridians using yoga Musicians You are ok with black and white photos that don’t look professional Search A Path with Heart: A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life with Jack Kornfield Meditation, Psychology and Yoga Philosophy You like to learn about yourself You are not interested in teaching yoga to others You feel the way you do yoga now is fine Click here to purchase The Yoga Bible from Amazon Subscribe 21 Mar You are looking for a book that shows pose modifications or sequencing The Yoga Bible by Christina Brown Monthly Update - July 2018 You don’t mind simple, black and white photos You would appreciate information that is well written and succinct 12 Essential Yoga Books to Inspire You and Your Yoga Practice You like suggestions for yoga sessions, split into short and long options You don’t need to learn about how yoga relates to the energy systems Peak Pose Challenges Create new account You enjoy reading about Buddhist philosophy You don’t need to learn about how yoga relates to the energy systems You would like to better understand your psyche and belief system You are looking for a book that shows pose modifications You don’t like to read daily quotes or short stories 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. You value a book that is written by someone who is considered a master Anodea Judith has a knack for writing about chakras and psychology in plain language that anyone can understand. Eastern Body, Western Mind is no exception – it’s wonderfully written and provides countless thoughtful moments and epiphanies. It is not just a book to read, it is a ‘workbook’ for healing the soul’s wounds that have accumulated over a lifetime and an attempt to teach you how to live in a healthier, more balanced and self-loving way. Yoga Challenges You like to learn how to apply yoga to your daily life You are not interested in applications of yoga philosophy You would prefer an anatomy book that doesn't read like a text book All you want is a guide to doing asanas 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.

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