The Resource Yoga, karma, and rebirth : a brief history and philosophy, Stephen H. Phillips

Yoga, karma, and rebirth : a brief history and philosophy, Stephen H. Phillips

Label
Yoga, karma, and rebirth : a brief history and philosophy
Title
Yoga, karma, and rebirth
Title remainder
a brief history and philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Stephen H. Phillips
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For serious yoga practitioners curious to know the ancient origins of the art, Stephen Phillips, a professional philosopher and sanskritist with a long-standing personal practice, lays out the philosophies of action, knowledge, and devotion as well as the processes of meditation, reasoning, and self-analysis that formed the basis of yoga in ancient and classical India and continue to shape it today. In discussing yoga's fundamental commitments, Phillips explores traditional teachings of hatha yoga, karma yoga, bhakti yoga, and tantra, and shows how such core concepts as s
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
  • 180
  • 181/.45
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B132.Y6
LC item number
P48 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Yoga, karma, and rebirth : a brief history and philosophy, Stephen H. Phillips
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-345) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Theory and practice -- Principles of yoga practice and types of yoga theory -- The yoga class -- Yoga literature and classical philosophies -- Yoga and metaphysics -- Yogic self-monitoring -- Yoga on philosophy's mind-body problem -- Mind-body interactive dualism -- Yogic control and integration: spiritual holism -- Karma -- Dispositions -- Ahimsa, nonharmfulness -- Karma yoga -- Karmic justice -- Rebirth -- Personal identity -- Translife consciousness -- Arguments for and against -- Powers -- Holistic health -- Extraordinary emotion: Bhakti (devotional love), rasa (relish), and anada (bliss -- Psychic transformation
Control code
ocn608273472
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 358 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231519472
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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  • 22573/ctt271vwf
  • e86cdff4-3de3-4093-a852-7251cf43da08
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.b2814563x
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)608273472
  • pebco0231519478
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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