Resources

Yoga Mala by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois:

This seminal treatise on Ashtanga Yoga by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois – with its plethora of details on the Primary Series and thorough account of yoga philosophy & spirituality – will bring invaluable clarity to your understanding and practice of Ashtanga Yoga.

Yoga Mala was first published in Jois’ native language, Kannada, in 1962, and then into English in 1999. Jois holds the titles Yogasana Visharada (expert in yoga asana) and Vedanta Vidvan (professor of vedanta philosophy).

 

 

 

 

Surya Namaskara by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois:

The Surya Namaskara form the foundation for the entire method of the practice of yoga… So, if the Surya Namaskara are first learned properly and their inner meaning grasped, then all the various asanas, pranayamas and the like that follow them will be useful and beneficial in their outcomes.

In creating this small booklet, it is Pattabhi Jois’ wish that all practitioners who undertake the practice of Surya Namaskara do so with a proper understanding of their inner significance and of their practical method, so that health, clarity of mind and spiritual elevation may be achieved.

 

 

 

 

 

Guruji a Portrait of Sri K. Pattabhi Jois:

This is a collection of 27 extensive interviews with Guruji’s closest and most advanced students. It is filled with such deep and varying insights revealing the incredible depth, love, knowledge and humour of our beloved Guruji’s yogivally house-holder life.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Yoga Sutras of Patañjali by Edwin Bryant:

This translation contains draws upon the primary traditional commentaries of Vyasa, Vachaspati Mishra, Vijnanabhikshu, et al. It conveys the meaning and depth of each sutra in an easy to understand manner without compromising scholarly rigor or traditional authenticity.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NAMARUPA Categories of Indian Thought:

This high quality journal presents articles that shed light on the incredible array of Darshanas, Yogas and Vidyas that have evolved over thousands of years in India’s creatively spiritual minds and hearts.

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