Its history, literature, philosophy and practice
By George Feuerstein
Paperback: 514 pages
1 in stock (can be backordered)
A unique reference work from the foremost writer on Yoga today, THE YOGA TRADITION surveys the 5,000-year history of Hindu, Buddhist, Jaina, and Sikh Yoga, featuring full and partial translations of numerous key scriptures and over 200 illustrations.
No more adept or comprehensive study of yoga aimed at a Western audience is to be found.”
—American Library Association, BOOKLIST
Without a doubt the finest overall explanation of Yoga… destined to become a classic.” —Ken Wilber, author of A Brief History of Everything ”
A treasure trove for anyone wishing to see beneath the surface of the vast ocean of India’s spirituality.”
—Needleman, Ph.D., author of The Heart of Philosophy
No one in our culture knows the ins-and-outs of Yoga better than Dr Georg Feuerstein. He is the foremost authority on Yoga today.”
—Larry Dossey, M.D., author of Be Careful What You Pray For
A worthy book for practitioners of Yoga in particular and lovers of Yoga in general.” B. K. S. Iyengar, internationally renowned and author of Light on Yoga
Georg Feuerstein, Ph.D. is founder-director of the Yoga Research and Education Center in Northern California. He is the author of more than thirty books, including The Shambhala Encyclopaedia of Yoga; Tantra: The Path of Ecstasy, and The Yoga-Sutra of Patanjali.