The Deeper Dimension of Yoga gives comprehensive survey of the full breadth and depth of the 5.000 year old Yoga tradition
, emphasizing its potent philosophy and spiritual vision. Georg Feuerstein demonstrates that Yoga is much more than a system of physical excercises - it is a profound path of self-transformation that encompasses a range of teachings, practices, and sacred texts that can help us cultivate wisdom, balance, and inner freedom, as well as physical health.
Feuerstein is on of the few Western scolar-teachers of Yoga whose writing and teaching penetrate the full richness and depth of this ancient tradition. Here he offers a collection of essays touching on all facets of the discipline.
Contents of The Deeper Dimensions of Yoga
- The different branches and styles of Yoga
- The ethical teachings of Yoga
- Yoga and vegetarianism
- Meditation and mantras
- Choosing a teacher
- Tantric Yoga
- The experience of ecstacy
About The Deeper Dimensions of Yoga
- 416 pages
About Georg Feuerstein
Georg Feuerstein is an internationally recognized yoga scholar and has studied yoga since the age of fourteen. He is also the author of The Essence of Yoga, Lucid Waking and The Philosophy of Classical Yoga, and he did a translation of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali.