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The inner tradition of yoga : a guide to yoga philosophy for the contemporary practitioner, Michael Stone

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The inner tradition of yoga : a guide to yoga philosophy for the contemporary practitioner
Title
The inner tradition of yoga
Title remainder
a guide to yoga philosophy for the contemporary practitioner
Statement of responsibility
Michael Stone
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A practicing psychotherapist and yoga instructor furnishes an in-depth explanation of ancient Indian yogic philosophy and beliefs to provide a revealing look at the spiritual side of yoga practice that emphasizes the key link between the physical, mental, and spiritual aspects of life, as well as yoga's ethics of patience, honesty, and nonviolence
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DLC
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1974-
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Stone, Michael
Dewey number
181/.45
Index
index present
LC call number
B132.Y6
LC item number
S764 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Yoga
Label
The inner tradition of yoga : a guide to yoga philosophy for the contemporary practitioner, Michael Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-216) and index
Contents
Avidya : seeing things as they are -- Embracing suffering -- Marga : establishing the path -- Embodying the path -- Lowering your center of gravity -- The eight limbs -- Practicing the yamas -- The yamas beyond dualism -- The five klesas -- Freedom through the klesas -- Stillness and movement -- The five kosas : sheaths of the mindbody : -- I think it's better not to make up new terms unless there really is no English word that would serve -- Working with the kosas -- Samskara : webs of mind and body -- Prana : energetic flow -- Body in mind -- Letting go : asana and meditation intertwined -- Prana and citta -- The empty vessel -- Sunyata : boundless and empty -- Yoga, death and dying : what is most astounding
Control code
ocn182528066
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 234 p.
Isbn
9781590305690
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007048880
System control number
(OCoLC)182528066
Label
The inner tradition of yoga : a guide to yoga philosophy for the contemporary practitioner, Michael Stone
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-216) and index
Contents
Avidya : seeing things as they are -- Embracing suffering -- Marga : establishing the path -- Embodying the path -- Lowering your center of gravity -- The eight limbs -- Practicing the yamas -- The yamas beyond dualism -- The five klesas -- Freedom through the klesas -- Stillness and movement -- The five kosas : sheaths of the mindbody : -- I think it's better not to make up new terms unless there really is no English word that would serve -- Working with the kosas -- Samskara : webs of mind and body -- Prana : energetic flow -- Body in mind -- Letting go : asana and meditation intertwined -- Prana and citta -- The empty vessel -- Sunyata : boundless and empty -- Yoga, death and dying : what is most astounding
Control code
ocn182528066
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 234 p.
Isbn
9781590305690
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007048880
System control number
(OCoLC)182528066

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