Bikram's Beginning Yoga Class

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Jeremy P Tarcher/Putnam, 2000 - Health & Fitness - 205 pages
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Sweat, strain, laugh, and do more for your health, body, and general well-being than you even imagined possible as you take your beginning yoga class from Bikram. For more than twenty years, Bikram's Beginning Yoga Class has been among the preeminent and most beloved of all yoga guides-and now it has been revised and updated by Bikram, with virtually all-new photographs and an updated section on yoga's medical benefits.

With nearly two hundred vivid instructional photographs, Bikram's Beginning Yoga Class is the perfect guidebook for any student of yoga, either advanced or beginner-a reference that makes Hatha yoga fun, easy, and completely understandable.

Illustrated throughout with 160 black-and-white photographs by Biswanath "Bisu" Ghosh

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User Review  - ljhliesl - LibraryThing

The bad photographs show an "ideal" and a "realistic" approximation of each pose -- but not for all, and not for the various stages of many, and most often not at all for "realistic." The poses in the ... Read full review

clear & straightforward

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I have been practicing Bikram yoga now for 3 months 5 daysweek avg. and although my teachers are very thorough in explaining the 26 Bikram poses I wanted to make sure I was doing them 100% correctly ... Read full review

Contents

PRANAYAMA SERIES Standing Deep Breathing
2
ARDHACHANDRASANA with PADAHASTASANA Half Moon Pose with Hands to Feet Pose
10
UTKATASANA Awkward Pose
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About the author (2000)

Born in Calcutta, Bikram Choudhury began studying yoga at the age of four. Bikram's Yoga College operates to overflow capacity in Beverly Hills, New York City, and at other locations around the world.

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