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The Yoga Tradition

Its History, Literature, Philosophy, And Practice

By Georg Feuerstein

A unique reference work from the foremost writer on Yoga today, THE YOGA TRADITION surveys the 5,000-year history of Hindy, Buddhistm, Jaina, and Sikh Yoga, featuring full and partial translations of numerous key scriptures and over 200 illustrations. It is considered the CLASSIC text on Yoga practice and history.

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Format: Book
Author: Feuerstein, Georg
Title: The yoga tradition : its history, literature, philosophy, and practice / Georg Feuerstein ; foreword by Subhash Kak.
Publisher Date: Prescott, Ariz. : Hohm Press, c2008.
Subject: Yoga
Isbn: 1890772186 (pbk.) 9781890772185 (pbk.)
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Format: Book
Author: Feuerstein, Georg
Title: The yoga tradition : its history, literature, philosophy, and practice / Georg Feuerstein ; foreword by Subhash Kak.
Edition: [3rd ed.]
Publisher, Date: Prescott, Ariz. : Hohm Press, c2008.
Description: xxx, 514 p. : ill ; 28 cm.
Subjects: Yoga
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 461-474) and index.
Contents: PART ONE: FOUNDATIONS: Building blocks -- The wheel of yoga -- Yoga and the other Hindu traditions -- PART TWO: PRE-CLASSICAL YOGA: Yoga in ancient times -- The whispered wisdom of the early Upanishads -- Jaina Yoga: the teachings of the victorious ford-makers -- Yoga in Buddhism -- The flowering of yoga -- PART THREE: CLASSICAL YOGA: The history and literature of Patanjala-Yoga -- The philosophy and practice of Patanjala-Yoga -- PART FOUR: POST-CLASSICAL YOGA: The nondualist approach to God among the Shiva worshipers -- The Vedantic approach to God among the Vishnu worshipers -- Yoga and Yogins in the Puranas -- The yogic idealism in the Yoga-Vasishtha -- God, visions, and power: the Yoga-Upanishads -- The Yoga in Sikhism -- PART FIVE: POWER AND TRANSCENDENCE IN TANTRISM: The esotericism of medieval Tantra-Yoga -- Yoga as spiritual alchemy: the philosophy and practice of Hatha-Yoga.
LCCN: 98023466
ISBN: 1890772186 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9781890772185 (pbk.)
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