Yoga: Discipline of Freedom: The Yoga Sutra Attributed to Patanjali / Edition 1

Yoga: Discipline of Freedom: The Yoga Sutra Attributed to Patanjali / Edition 1

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by Barbara Stoler Miller, Barbara Stoller (Translator) Miller
     
 


"A text that is really essential to anyone's understanding of Indian philosophy or the practice of yoga. Barbara Stoler Miller's translation is her masterpiece, a great swan song. It is a most extraordinary translation, a great translation."—Wendy Doniger, University of Chicago Divinity SchoolSee more details below

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"A text that is really essential to anyone's understanding of Indian philosophy or the practice of yoga. Barbara Stoler Miller's translation is her masterpiece, a great swan song. It is a most extraordinary translation, a great translation."—Wendy Doniger, University of Chicago Divinity School

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520201903
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
12/11/1996
Edition description:
First Edition, A translation from Sanskrit, with commentary, introduction, and g
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
646,170
Product dimensions:
5.88(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction1
Pt. 1Cessation of Thought and Contemplative Calm29
Pt. 2The Practice of Yoga44
Pt. 3Perfect Discipline and Extraordinary Powers60
Pt. 4Absolute Freedom74
A Note on Transliteration87
Keywords in the Yoga Sutra89
Sanskrit Keywords103
Notes107

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