Ocean Prey
The Virgin Rule Book
The Devil's Hand
The Four Winds
Go Tell the Bees That I Am Gone
One False Move
The Good Neighbor
The Boy Who Talked to Dogs
The Terminal List
The Lighthouse Keeper's Daughter
Luck of the Devil
Hush Little Girl
On the House
The Good Sister
The Drifter
Still Lives
Me Without You
The Red Book
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The Key Muscles of Yoga
Score: 2
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The Key Muscles of Yoga


by Ray Long
  • Release Date : 2009-08-01
  • Genre: Health & Fitness

Book Review This book offers a scientific approach to understanding the practice of hatha yoga. Through four-colour, three-dimensional illustrations of major muscles, tendons, and ligaments, Ray Long describes the practice and benefits of hatha yoga. Specific anatomical and physiological descriptions highlight the agonist, antagonist, and synergist muscles that come into play with each pose. Volume I of the series describes the key muscles of hatha yoga and how they are utilised. From beginners to experts, ...

Psychotherapy  East and West

Psychotherapy East and West

A Unifying Paradigm
by Swami Ajaya
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Book Review Compares the diverse teachings of ancient and modern psychotherapies...

Stress and Its Management by Yoga
Score: 4
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Stress and Its Management by Yoga


by K. N. Udupa
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Genre: Medical

Book Review This monograph mainly covers our studies on the causes and management of the most common and disabling disorders of stress and strain of life. It is now well established that the brain with its known centres for sensory, intellectual and emotional functions plays the main role in maintaining a balanced condition of our body and mind by liberating required amount of neurohumors and hormones. Any disturbance of this homeostasis by genetic or environmental factors would ultimately lead to the devel...

The Yoga of Gita

The Yoga of Gita


by Ram Shanker Tiwari
  • Release Date : 2003-08-01
  • Genre: Bhagavadgītā

Book Review The Bhagavad Gita is replete with universal wisdom and the techniques to attain this. the Yoga of Gita contains the essence of this wisdom, the philosophy of creation and the Ultimate Reality, as revealed by Sri Krishna to Arjuna. the book outlines the various paths for realisation. For the layman, the emphasis is on the Yoga of Action - acting without worrying about the rewards for our actions. the book is a rendition of the 18 chapters, retold in simple language, with a brief account on Yoga a...

Tantra   Erotic Trance

Tantra Erotic Trance

Volume Two - Inner Work
by John Ryan Haule
  • Release Date : 2012-11-01
  • Genre: Psychology

Book Review In Volume One of this study, “Outer Work,” we described managing our orgasmic response so as to cultivate “erotic trance,” the altered state of consciousness that is the foundation of all Tantric activity; and we used it to climb the “diamond ladder” of mystical ascent to a rung characterized by the management of overwhelming emotions. Now in Volume Two, “Inner Work,” we turn our attention away from “outer” goals having to do with our physiology and our relation to society at...

Yoga and Psychology
Score: 5
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Yoga and Psychology

Language, Memory, and Mysticism
by Harold Coward
  • Release Date : 2002-10-24
  • Genre: Religion

Book Review Explores the influence of yoga in the seminal Indian philosophy of Bhartrhari and in the Western psychology of Freud, Jung, and the transpersonalists, providing unique insights into the differences between Eastern and Western concepts of human nature....

The Yoga of the Nine Emotions
Score: 3
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The Yoga of the Nine Emotions

The Tantric Practice of Rasa Sadhana
by Peter Marchand
  • Release Date : 2006-04-21
  • Genre: Health & Fitness

Book Review Explores the nine Rasas that represent basic emotions and ways that Rasa Sadhana can be integrated with other yoga practices, offering emotional fasting exercises and daily routines to achieve emotional well-being. Original....

Sahaja Yoga
Score: 3
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Sahaja Yoga

Socializing Processes in a South Asian New Religious Movement
by Judith Coney
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Religion

Book Review The first full-length examination of Sahaja Yoga, a new religious movement led by Sri Mataji Nirmala Devi, which claims up to one hundred thousand members from around the world.This is the first full-length examination of Sahaja Yoga, a new religious movement led by Sri Mataji Nirmala Devi, which claims up to one hundred thousand members from around the world. The author examines how newcomers adopt new practices and allegiances on becoming full-time members, and how most develop a radically new...

Journey Into Consciousness
Score: 5
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Journey Into Consciousness

The Chakras, Tantra and Jungian Psychology
by Charles Breaux
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Chakras

Book Review In the present book, the author introduces the Tantric methods of Tibetan Buddhism and draws correlations between this practice and the teachings of Carl Jung. In a clear, concise style, Breaux points out how many psychological truths are woven into the fabric of the Tantric doctrine. The language of the Tantra is visionary--abounding in symbols and metaphors produced spontaneously in the meditations of ancient yogis. At the heart of tantra is the experience of a divine power within the human be...

The Bliss of Inner Fire

The Bliss of Inner Fire

Heart Practice of the Six Yogas of Naropa
by Thubten Yeshe
  • Release Date : 1998-06-01
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Book Review In the classic bestseller, Introduction to Tantra, Lama Yeshe offered a profound glimpse into the authentic and sophisticated practices of Tibetan Buddhist Tantra. The Bliss of Inner Fire may be considered a perfect follow-up to that book. Lama Yeshe follows Je Tsongkhapa's (1357-1419 a.d.) text, Having the Three Convictions, and introduces the renowned Six Yogas of Naropa, focusing mainly on the first of these six, the practice of "inner fire" (tummo). Mastery of inner fire quickly brings the m...