Yoga in transformation: historical and contemporary perspectives with 55 figures,
This volume explores aspects of yoga over a period of about 2500 years. In its first part, it investigates facets of the South Asian and Tibetan traditions of yoga, such as the evolution of posture practice, the relationship between yoga and sex, yoga in the theistic context, the influence of Buddhism on early yoga, and the encounter of Islam with classical yoga.
ISBN 13: 9789387496309
ISBN 10: 9387496309
Pages etc.: 630p., (57)b/w illus., 24cm.
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