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The Resource Yoga in practice, edited by David Gordon White

Yoga in practice, edited by David Gordon White

Label
Yoga in practice
Title
Yoga in practice
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Gordon White
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Yoga is a body of practice that spans two millennia and transcends the boundaries of any single religion, graphic region, or teaching lineage. Emphasizing the lived experiences to be found in the many worlds of yoga, this book includes concise introductions to each reading by the book's contributors
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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White, David Gordon
Series statement
Princeton readings in religions
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  • Yoga
  • Yoga
Label
Yoga in practice, edited by David Gordon White
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction ; Note to instructors / David Gordon White -- Foundational yoga texts: The path to liberation through yogic mindfulness in early Ayurveda / Dominik Wujastyk ; A prescription for yoga and power in the Mahābhārata / James L. Fitzgerald ; Yoga practices in the Bhagavadgl̄tā / Angelika Malinar ; Pātañjala yoga in practice / Gerald James Larson ; Yoga in the Yoga Upaniṣads : disciplines of the mystical OṂ sound / Jeffrey Clark Ruff ; The sevenfold yoga of the Yogavāsiṣṭha / Christopher Key Chapple ; A fourteenth-century Persian account of breath control and meditation / Carl W. Ernst -- Yoga in Jain, Buddhist, and Hindu tantric traditions: A Digambara Jain description of the yogic path to deliverance / Paul Dundas ; Saraha's Queen Dohās / Roger R. Jackson ; The questions and answers of Vajrasattva / Jacob P. Dalton ; The six-phased yoga of the abbreviated wheel of time tantra (Laghukālacakratantra) according to Vajrapāṇi / Vesna A. Wallace ; Eroticism and cosmic transformation as yoga : the Ātmatattva of the Vaiṣṇava Sahajiyās of Bengal / Glen Alexander Hayes ; The transport of the Haṃsas : A Śakta Rāsalīlā as Rājayoga in eighteenth-century Benares / Somadeva Vasudeva -- Yoga of the Nāth Yogīs: The original Gorakṣaśataka / James Mallinson ; Nāth Yogīs, Akbar, and the "Bālnāth Ṭillā" / William R. Pinch ; Yogic language in village performance: hymns of the householder Nāths / Ann Grodzins Gold and Daniel Gold -- Yoga in the colonial and post-colonial periods: The yoga system of the Josmanīs / Sthaneshwar Timalsina ; Songs to the highest god (Īśvara) of Sāṃkhya-Yoga / Knut A. Jacobsen ; Yoga Makaranda of T. Krishnamacharya / Mark Singleton, M. Narasimhan and M.A. Jayashree ; Theos Bernard and the early days of tantric yoga in America / Paul G. Hackett ; Universalist and missionary Jainism : Jain yoga of the Terāpanthī tradition / Olle Qvarnström and Jason Birch
Control code
767864285
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 397 pages
Isbn
9780691140865
Lccn
2011934245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Yoga in practice, edited by David Gordon White
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction ; Note to instructors / David Gordon White -- Foundational yoga texts: The path to liberation through yogic mindfulness in early Ayurveda / Dominik Wujastyk ; A prescription for yoga and power in the Mahābhārata / James L. Fitzgerald ; Yoga practices in the Bhagavadgl̄tā / Angelika Malinar ; Pātañjala yoga in practice / Gerald James Larson ; Yoga in the Yoga Upaniṣads : disciplines of the mystical OṂ sound / Jeffrey Clark Ruff ; The sevenfold yoga of the Yogavāsiṣṭha / Christopher Key Chapple ; A fourteenth-century Persian account of breath control and meditation / Carl W. Ernst -- Yoga in Jain, Buddhist, and Hindu tantric traditions: A Digambara Jain description of the yogic path to deliverance / Paul Dundas ; Saraha's Queen Dohās / Roger R. Jackson ; The questions and answers of Vajrasattva / Jacob P. Dalton ; The six-phased yoga of the abbreviated wheel of time tantra (Laghukālacakratantra) according to Vajrapāṇi / Vesna A. Wallace ; Eroticism and cosmic transformation as yoga : the Ātmatattva of the Vaiṣṇava Sahajiyās of Bengal / Glen Alexander Hayes ; The transport of the Haṃsas : A Śakta Rāsalīlā as Rājayoga in eighteenth-century Benares / Somadeva Vasudeva -- Yoga of the Nāth Yogīs: The original Gorakṣaśataka / James Mallinson ; Nāth Yogīs, Akbar, and the "Bālnāth Ṭillā" / William R. Pinch ; Yogic language in village performance: hymns of the householder Nāths / Ann Grodzins Gold and Daniel Gold -- Yoga in the colonial and post-colonial periods: The yoga system of the Josmanīs / Sthaneshwar Timalsina ; Songs to the highest god (Īśvara) of Sāṃkhya-Yoga / Knut A. Jacobsen ; Yoga Makaranda of T. Krishnamacharya / Mark Singleton, M. Narasimhan and M.A. Jayashree ; Theos Bernard and the early days of tantric yoga in America / Paul G. Hackett ; Universalist and missionary Jainism : Jain yoga of the Terāpanthī tradition / Olle Qvarnström and Jason Birch
Control code
767864285
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 397 pages
Isbn
9780691140865
Lccn
2011934245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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