Situates yoga practice within a musical context in the life and work of famed violinist Yehudi Menuhin
A comprehensive and theory-rich investigation of the history and philosophy of yoga, from its Indian origins to the contemporary context.
Examines how Black women elders have managed stress, emphasizing how self-care practices have been present since at least the mid-nineteenth century, with roots in African traditions.
Provides firsthand perspectives from yoga practitioners and educators on the promises and challenges of school-based yoga programs.
Explores how the emotional experience of gratitude has been enlisted in neoliberal governance through the language of debt.
Art as yoga and meditation for artists, contemplative practitioners, art educators, and art therapists.
A wide-ranging analysis of the Mokṣopāya, the Indian literary classic that teaches through storytelling how to enjoy an active, successful, worldly life in a spiritually enlightened way.
An exploration of the history, religion, and folklore of the Nāths, a Hindu lineage known for Hatha yoga practice.
Provides an overview of some of the great texts of Asian philosophy and religion along with an exploration of the contexts in which they arose.
Celebrates and instructs in the healing power of breath.
A fresh look at Yoga philosophy.
This book clarifies the relationship between God and the creation for Gaudapada, Bhartrhari, and Shankara, and by doing so, demonstrates a major continuity of thought from Gaudapada through Bhartrhari to Abhinavagupta and Kashmir Shaivism.
This book examines Eastern philosophies of meditative silence in the context of Western rhetoric and discourse theory, arguing that silence is an authentic mode of knowing. Rather than an emptiness that ...
The Concise Yoga Vāsiṣṭha a clear, provocative summary of one of the leading texts of Hinduism. Swami Venkatesananda continues the long tradition of elaborating on and clarifying the teachings of ...