Whether new to Ashtanga or an experienced student or teacher, you will find this book by David Swenson to be invaluable. It contains over photos and. One of the most popular forms of yoga today, Ashtanga combines flexibility, balance, strength, and over-all fitness. This excellent guide by master Ashtanga. : Ashtanga Yoga – The Practice Manual () by David Swenson and a great selection of similar New, Used and.

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Oct 30, Katy rated it it was amazing. It’s a wonderful book with a spiral binding and beautiful photographs of the “Form” and includes the first and second series and other short forms. There are no discussion topics on this book ashtangq.

I have always heard he is a remarkable teacher.

Preview — Ashtanga Yoga by David Swenson. It’s really handy to have by your mat when you’re learning the order of the asanas. Even though there were many photographs in the book that demonstrated different variations of the postures, it could have been even better to feature more of them. Oct 02, Kristin rated it really liked zwenson Recommends it for: Mar 13, D rated it really liked it.

Aug 09, Michelle rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: For those wanting more in depth history and analysis of a pose, I would recommend the book Ashtanga Yoga: Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive? swenaon


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Attending one of David Swenson’s workshops is even better. Apr 21, Carrie Ridgeway marked it as to-read Recommended to Carrie by: Having the drishti assigned to each pose gave me a new focus and something to work on in the future.

Its spiral binding assures easy use while practicing and the hard cover increases durability. The sequence illustrations are also wonderful. I’ve been practicing yoga for a year now and this guide gives more flesh to the basics that one has learned all these months. Not that I’m ready for them Aug 14, Kim Cataldo rated it it was amazing.

Ashtanga Yoga: The Practice Manual

I think this is one of those books you’ll return to as long as you’re a yoga practitioner. Great for anyone who loves the Ashtanga practice to get a breakdown of the series.

Sep 23, Jawad added it Recommends it for: Really easy to follow and has literally been by my side many times in front of my mat. Nov 01, Tina Hamilton rated it really liked it.

Ashtanga Yoga : The Practice Manual

It remains a constant reference that I go back to yhe often as it is written in a clear and straightforward language. Sep 01, Kris rated it it was amazing.


It’s a wonderful book with a spiral binding and beautiful photographs of the “Form” and includes the fir I was hoping this book included the forth, fifth and sixth Ashtanga series of poses. Great to have pictures and clear explanations of the poses.

This is a fantastic resource, it specifically shows step-by-step instructions for each gy and most importantly it gives you the breathe exercise to go with you to pose. Overall Height – Top to Bottom: A great manual that I was gifted by two amazing yoga studio owners.

There are not more than 5 stars available to give to this book. Jan 25, Kimz Zahour rated it really liked it Shelves: Mar 01, Lindsey Jarrett rated it it was amazing Shelves: I think both of them compliment my practice very well. Jun 19, Lindsay rated it it was amazing Shelves: