The Resource The yoga tradition : its history, literature, philosophy, and practice, Georg Feuerstein ; foreword by Ken Wilber

The yoga tradition : its history, literature, philosophy, and practice, Georg Feuerstein ; foreword by Ken Wilber

Label
The yoga tradition : its history, literature, philosophy, and practice
Title
The yoga tradition
Title remainder
its history, literature, philosophy, and practice
Statement of responsibility
Georg Feuerstein ; foreword by Ken Wilber
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
WC4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The yoga tradition : its history, literature, philosophy, and practice, Georg Feuerstein ; foreword by Ken Wilber
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 461-473) and index
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Contents
PART ONE: FOUNDATIONS: Building blocks -- The wheel of yoga -- Yoga and the other Hindu traditions -- PART TWO: PRE-CLASSICAL YOGA: Yoga in ancient times -- The whispered wisdom of the early Upanishads -- Jaina Yoga: the teachings of the victorious ford-makers -- Yoga in Buddhism -- The flowering of yoga -- PART THREE: CLASSICAL YOGA: The history and literature of Patanjala-Yoga -- The philosophy and practice of Patanjala-Yoga -- PART FOUR: POST-CLASSICAL YOGA: The nondualist approach to God among the Shiva worshipers -- The Vedantic approach to God among the Vishnu worshipers -- Yoga and Yogins in the Puranas -- The yogic idealism in the Yoga-Vasishtha -- God, visions, and power: the Yoga-Upanishads -- The Yoga in Sikhism -- PART FIVE: POWER AND TRANSCENDENCE IN TANTRISM: The esotericism of medieval Tantra-Yoga -- Yoga as spiritual alchemy: the philosophy and practice of Hatha-Yoga
Control code
000026325823
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Unabridged, New format ed
Extent
xxx, 513 p.
Isbn
9781890772185
Other physical details
ill.
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System control number
  • xx23187542
  • (OCoLC)48503467

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