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Published: 25 February 2010

272 Pages


ISBN: 9780195395341

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Yoga Body

The Origins of Modern Posture Practice

Mark Singleton

  • Seventy-five fascinating historical photos of yoga poses and practices
  • Comprehensive book accessibly written for scholars and yoga practitioners alike
  • Revisionist account that properly locates the origins of postural yoga in the nineteenth century, instead of in ancient times

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