The Shiva Samhita: A Critical Edition and an English Translation

The Shiva Samhita: A Critical Edition and an English Translation

by James Mallinson

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The Shiva Samhita: A Critical Edition and an English Translation by James Mallinson

This affordable, critical edition of the Shiva Samhita contains a new introduction, the original Sanskrit, a new English translation, nine full-page photographs, and an index. The first edition of this classic Yoga text to meet high academic, literary, and production standards, it's for people who practice Yoga or have an interest in health and fitness, philosophy, religion, spirituality, mysticism, or meditation.

“James Mallinson has just produced the most reliable Sanskrit edition and English translation of the Shiva Samhita available. I praise his painstaking and learned work, which is well complemented by a crisp, informative, no-nonsense introduction. The accuracy and readability of this book make it of great interest to anyone working on Yoga and related disciplines.”
--Elizabeth De Michelis, Oxford University, Author of A History of Modern Yoga

Table of Contents:

Introduction
The Vital Principle
Knowledge
Practice
Mudras
Meditation
Contributors
Index

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780989996617
Publisher: YogaVidya.com
Publication date: 01/01/2007
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 192
File size: 35 MB
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About the Author

James Mallinson is a graduate of Eton and Oxford, holds a master's from the School of Oriental and African Studies, and returned to Oxford University for his doctorate.

Table of Contents

Introduction

The Vital Principle

Knowledge

Practice

Mudras

Meditation

Contributors

Index

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