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How Yoga Works

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 5, 2014

    It is a an excellent book, but the authors in real life have a c

    It is a an excellent book, but the authors in real life have a controversial past.  Geshe Michael a Roach is a money hungry corrupt compulsive liar and should be in jail for involuntary manslaughter of a young man in Arizona.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 24, 2012

    hard to hang with this one

    Ok. I hate to admit it but even though I've been through the 200 hour yoga teacher training and am an avid yoga enthusiast, much of this book is kind of boring. I have found myself skipping over pages in an effort to get on with the story line. I realize that the message of this book is to give an understanding of how our yoga helps us to help others but it just seems to go on and on and on...
    I can't stop wondering how the heck the poor dog (Long Life) is supposed to be surviving while his mistress is being kept locked up in this prison.Sorry but I'm way to much of an animal lover to let this go. Also seems to me that since the main character is doing all this good for the jailkeepers, why the heck aren't they giving her more food, water, and allowing her to keep her dog with her? I'd be demanding it!

    I'm more than halfway through but not sure I'm going to make it to the end. This book is a bit of a snooze. Can't relate to the characters and it moves way too slow.

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    Posted September 22, 2010

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