Well-researched guide to the ancient art of yoga Includes advice on counter poses and easier options Beautifully presented and fully illustrated: over 170 postures illustrated in step-by-step sequence.
Yoga brings not only a suppleness to the body but also a sense of spiritual and physical well-being to those who practice it. Featuring over 170 postures from the main schools of yoga, The Yoga Bible is the ultimate, comprehensive guide to practicing yoga and finding a mental and physical balance in life. The book encourages yoga beginners and experts alike to find a yoga sequence that suits their personal needs and abilities.
Part One Introduction Part Two The Practice Preliminary Practices Standing Postures Seated & Floor Postures Twists & Abdominal Toners Arm Balances Backbends Inversions Relaxation Pranayama Seals--Mudras Internal Energy Locks--Bandhas Yogic Cleansing Practices--Kriyas Part Three Yoga With a Special Focus Part Four Finding Your Yoga Glossary Index