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By A.G. Mohan

here's a own tribute to "the father of recent yoga" Sri Tirumalai Krishnamacharya (1888-1989), written through certainly one of his longtime disciples. Krishnamacharya used to be a popular Indian yoga grasp, Ayurvedic healer, and student who modernized yoga perform and whose students—including B. ok. S. Iyengar, okay. Pattabhi Jois, T. ok. V. Desikachar, and Indra Devi—dramatically popularized yoga within the West.

In this ebook, the writer, A. G. Mohan, a well-respected yoga instructor and yoga therapist, attracts on his personal stories and Krishnamacharya's diaries and recorded fabric, to provide a desirable view of the fellow and his teachings, and Mohan's personal hot and encouraging courting with the master. This portrait of the nice instructor is a compelling and informative learn for yoga academics and scholars who actually are looking to comprehend the resource in their culture and practice.

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