Routledge Library Editions: Yoga

  • Routledge Library Editions: Yoga book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Yoga

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This nine-volume set reprints valuable early works introducing the philosophy and practices of Yoga to a Western audience, and provides key analysis by some of its leading practitioners. Indian, Taoist and Buddhist yogas are examined, and their relation to the West, including Christianity.…

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  • Gateway to Wisdom: Taoist and Buddhist Contemplative and Healing Yogas Adapted for Western Students of the Way book cover

    Gateway to Wisdom

    Taoist and Buddhist Contemplative and Healing Yogas Adapted for Western Students of the Way, 1st Edition

    By John Blofeld

    This book, first published in 1980, comprises separate sections on Taoist and Buddhist contemplative yogas, each divided into a theory part (summarising their fundamental principles and outlook) and a practice part (detailing their various practices).…

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  • How to Know God: The Yoga Aphorisms of Patanjali book cover

    How to Know God

    The Yoga Aphorisms of Patanjali, 1st Edition

    Edited by Swami Prabhavananda, Christopher Isherwood

    The aphorisms collected in this book, first published in 1953, were composed by Patanjali, a great Indian sage, over 1,500 years ago, and here translated into clear English prose. The accompanying commentary interprets the sayings for the modern world, and in doing so gives a full picture of what…

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  • In Days of Great Peace: The Highest Yoga as Lived book cover

    In Days of Great Peace

    The Highest Yoga as Lived, 1st Edition

    By Mouni Sadhu

    For several years Mouni Sadhu steeped himself in the teachings of the foremost Hindu ascetic, Sri Ramana Maharshi. This book, first published in 1957, is the best attempt by a European to describe without technicalities what such teachings entail, what meditation is about, and why Indians worship…

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  • Integral Yoga: The Concept of Harmonious and Creative Living book cover

    Integral Yoga

    The Concept of Harmonious and Creative Living, 1st Edition

    By Haridas Chaudhuri

    Originated by the great sage of modern India, Sri Aurobindo, integral yoga has been presented in this volume, first published in 1965, in the context of modern western thinking. It expounds the concept of harmonious and creative living on the basis of a fruitful reconciliation of the…

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  • Living Yoga: The Value of Yoga in Today's Life book cover

    Living Yoga

    The Value of Yoga in Today's Life, 1st Edition

    By Swami Satchidananda, Sant Keshavadas, Rabbi Joseph Gelberman, Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach, Ram Dass, Br. David Steindl-Rast, O.S.B.

    The talks presented in this volume, first published in 1977, were originally delivered during a retreat in New York, in which speakers from a variety of spiritual traditions were represented. It aims to show the value of yoga in everyday life, and its relation to many other religions and…

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  • Yoga: Uniting East and West book cover

    Yoga: Uniting East and West

    1st Edition

    By Selvarajan Yesudian, Elisabeth Haich

    In this book, first published in 1956, the two authors, representatives of two different worlds and two entirely different attitudes, explore the wide domain of Eastern and Western philosophy. They put forward the theory that it is in Yoga that the two worlds meet.…

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  • Yoga and the Bible: The Yoga of the Divine Word book cover

    Yoga and the Bible

    The Yoga of the Divine Word, 1st Edition

    By Joseph Leeming

    Shabad Yoga is the highest of the Indian yoga systems. Shabad means divine or inner sound, and refers to the power which in the Bible is called the Word or Logos. Shabad Yoga is similar to the basic spiritual teachings of the Bible. This book, first published in 1963, gives an explanation of many…

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  • Râja Yoga: Being Lectures by the Swâmi Vivekananda, with Patanjali's Aphorisms, Commentaries and a Glossary of Terms book cover

    Râja Yoga

    Being Lectures by the Swâmi Vivekananda, with Patanjali's Aphorisms, Commentaries and a Glossary of Terms, 1st Edition

    By Swâmi Vivekananda

    This book, first published in 1922, examines the science of Râja Yoga. All the orthodox systems of Indian philosophy point to one goal, the liberation of the soul through perfection – and the method to attain this is through Yoga. This book presents lectures on Yoga, delivered to a western…

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  • The Popular Practice of Yoga book cover

    The Popular Practice of Yoga

    1st Edition

    By K.V. Mulbagala

    This book, first published in 1935, is an early western study of the practice of yoga. It examines the theories of yoga, and attempts to understand and explain its philosophy and beliefs.…

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