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The Gheranda Samhita by [Mallinson, James]
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Length: 148 pages Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled Page Flip: Enabled
Language: English

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This affordable, definitive edition of the Gheranda Samhita contains a new introduction, the original Sanskrit, a new English translation, and thirty-nine full-page photographs. The first edition of this classic Yoga text to meet high academic, literary, and production standards, it's for people who practice Yoga or have an interest in health and fitness, philosophy, religion, spirituality, mysticism, or meditation.

Table of Contents:
Introduction
Purification
Asanas
Mudras
Pratyahara
Pranayama
Dhyana
Samadhi

Residing in Oxford, England, James Mallinson is a graduate of Eton and Oxford, holds a master’s from the School of Oriental and African Studies, and returned to Oxford University for his doctorate.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 20540 KB
  • Print Length: 148 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: 0971646635
  • Publisher: YogaVidya.com; 1 edition (27 April 2014)
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00JZRRSU4
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #456,769 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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Amazon.com: 4.9 out of 5 stars 16 reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars Photos and descriptions for 36 poses. 20 June 2014
By subduedjoy - Published on Amazon.com
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A very informative book on how yoga postures were performed a few hundred years ago. This book includes photos for 36 postures, many of which are called something else today or are performed slightly different. What most yoga schools call Hero Pose today was called Eagle Pose, and Cow Face was performed with the legs only and not the arms.
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars 27 January 2015
By yoga sutra - Published on Amazon.com
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The book had more hand-written notes than expected, but they were helpful notes. Thank you.
5.0 out of 5 stars Gherandra Samhita 13 January 2013
By Sharon - Published on Amazon.com
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Very clearly written with Exceptional fotos of asanas, mudras being performed correctly by very limber and strong Yogini. Want to compare it to the version translated by Rai Bahadur so have ordered both
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars 29 September 2014
By Robert Martell - Published on Amazon.com
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Beautiful book, arrived quickly, thank you.
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars 8 November 2014
By santy - Published on Amazon.com
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great product and loves the book.

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