Yoga body : the origins of modern posture practice
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Yoga body : the origins of modern posture practice / Mark Singleton.
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Most people assume that 'postural' yoga is an ancient Indian tradition. But in fact, as Singleton shows, this type of yoga is quite a recent development. Singleton presents a study of the origins of postural yoga, challenging many current notions about its nature and origins.
Oxford ; New York :
Oxford University Press,
Includes bibliographical references and index.