Essential Yoga

Essential Yoga

An Illustrated Guide to Over 100 Yoga Poses and Meditations

eBook - 2003
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From the author of the best-selling Yoga Deck comes Essential Yoga—the only hatha yoga book to offer this many poses (over 100), this many illustrations (over 180), and this many suggested sequences (over 50). Practical and interactive, it focuses on the poses themselves, providing clear, concise instructions and detailed illustrations for each, all in a lay-flat format that's easy to refer to during yoga practice. It also includes six classic moving meditations (such as Sun Salutation and Camel Vinyasa), 10 beginner-to-advanced sessions, and 48 mini-sequences designed to build strength for specific activities or alleviate health problems. Essential Yoga combines physical poses (asanas), breathing exercises (pranayamas), and meditations (dhyanas) into a simple and complete reference guide for yoga practitioners of all levels. Along the way, author Olivia Miller provides guidance on proper technique and alignment; modifications for beginners or those with knee, neck, or back pain; suggestions for preventing injury; and ways to keep a regular practice interesting and active. For beginners as muchas experts looking for one complete book that has it all, Essential Yoga is it.

Baker & Taylor
Filled with more than one hundred poses and fifty sequences illustrated by line drawings, this essential hatha yoga resource--for all skill levels--brings together physical poses, breathing exercises, and meditations to promote health and wellness. Original. 25,000 first printing.

Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, c2003
ISBN: 9781452125671
Characteristics: 1 online resource


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