Click here to purchase Yoga: The Spirit and Practise of Moving Through Stillness on Amazon This classic yoga manual by BKS Iyengar is a comprehensive and detailed book on yoga philosophy, bandhas, kriyas, pranayama and a step-by-step guide for each asana. Written by someone who many consider to be a yoga master, it has an ancient feel to it, as though the concepts have been carried through from yoga's origins. The images are even slightly grainy. The poses progress through the book from beginner to advanced and finish with yoga courses and curative asanas for various diseases. You don’t care about being more mindful 12 Essential Yoga Books to Inspire You and Your Yoga Practice Click here to purchase Yoga: The Spirit and Practise of Moving Through Stillness on Amazon You do not enjoy reading about anatomy and physiology Yoga Poses You value a book that is written by someone who is considered a master You value a book that is written by someone who is considered a master You would benefit from a relatable explanation of the limbs of yoga You would like to have a yoga reference book that is easy to carry around Forgot your password? Yoga Mind, Body & Spirit - A Return to Wholeness by Donna Farhi 12 Essential Yoga Books to Inspire You and Your Yoga Practice Subscribe A Path with Heart: A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life with Jack Kornfield You don’t like inner exploration 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 are looking for a detailed, comprehensive guide to yoga Functional Anatomy of Yoga: A Guide for Practitioners and Teachers by David Keil Skip to main content Social You prefer a book that lists poses in a structured way, with detailed guidance 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. 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 prefer a book that goes into more depth with philosophy and practice A Vessel of Blessing: Practical Guidance for Teachers Who Touch the Spirit in Yoga Practice by Arlene Bjork 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. 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 like to explore different approaches to doing yoga 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 would like help with feeling unstuck, unmotivated or depressed Help Buy this yoga book if: Click here to purchase Yoga: The Spirit and Practise of Moving Through Stillness on Amazon You would like to better understand your psyche and belief system My Journey to Plus Size (Full Bodied) Yoga Username or e-mail * You like to explore different approaches to doing yoga You like books with black and white illustrations and photos Many students find Donna Farhi’s Yoga Mind, Body and Spirit to be an invaluable part of their yoga journey. Donna provides a way to experience yoga in a more complete way, allowing the asanas to come to life through ‘seven moving principles’: namely breathe, yield, radiate, center, support, align and engage. With an impressive section on the mechanics of movement, beautiful photos (including what not to do) and yoga pose sections divided into standing poses, seated poses, back bends, arm balances, restorative poses and yoga breathing practices, Donna’s Yoga Mind, Body and Spirit will teach you so much about the practice of yoga, whether you are a student or an instructor. AndyG 1 year ago You don’t like books that don’t stay open You don’t want a book that blends eastern philosophy and western medicine You want beautiful, glossy, color photos Contact You value a book that is written by someone who is considered a master Events anniebell 4 months ago Search Programs You enjoy learning about the body’s systems You feel the way you do yoga now is fine You enjoy daily, thought-provoking quotes or stories Shoulder Strength and Stability Monthly Update - September 2018 Click here to purchase Meditations from the Mat from Amazon You like to learn about yourself 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!). Instant karma by helping us give free yoga to your fellow yogis You are experiencing problems and would like to try to understand why Namaste! You love learning about anatomy Yoga Mind, Body & Spirit - A Return to Wholeness by Donna Farhi You value a book that is written by someone who is considered a master Search form You don’t want a book that focusses mostly on practical meditation techniques Login You want to learn about being more sensitive when doing yoga AndyG 1 year ago Light on Yoga by B.K.S. Iyengar You prefer more information on alignment within the poses You seek deeper spiritual meaning You don’t like books that don’t stay open Meditations from the Mat: Daily Reflections on the Path of Yoga by Rolf Gates You would like to have a yoga reference book that is easy to carry around 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. A Vessel of Blessing: Practical Guidance for Teachers Who Touch the Spirit in Yoga Practice by Arlene Bjork 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 would like to learn how to help heal certain organs using yoga You are looking for a book that shows pose modifications or sequencing A Path with Heart: A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life with Jack Kornfield You appreciate simple explanations and photos (black and white) Beginners Search You wouldn’t find a large pocket book to be useful Meditation, Psychology and Yoga Philosophy You like to look more deeply into your experience within a yoga pose You value a book that is written by someone who is considered a master Events Peak Pose Challenges David Procyshyn You are looking for hatha, restorative or vinyasa yoga sequences Monthly Update - June 2018 You like books with black and white illustrations and photos Bloopers and Outtakes You enjoy daily, thought-provoking quotes or stories Insight Yoga by Sarah Powers You would like to be more mindful You don’t want a book that focusses mostly on practical meditation techniques Contact You feel the way you do yoga now is fine Username or e-mail * You don’t care about being more mindful You would like to better understand your psyche and belief system You would like to be more mindful You would prefer an anatomy book that doesn't read like a text book 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.

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