Practice, Philosophy & Poetry

Light on Yoga B.K.S. Iyengar

The Tree of Yoga B.K.S. Iyengar

B.K.S. Iyengar Yoga: The Path to Holistic Health

Yoga at the Wall: Like Stanzas in a Poem Nancy McCaochan

Yoga and Scoliosis: A Journey to Health and Healing Marcia Monroe

Yoga for Arthritis Loren Fishman, MD & Ellen Saltonstall

The Heart of Yoga T.K.V. Desikachar

Yoga Mala Sri K. Pattabhi Jois

Astanga Yoga Anusthana R. Sharath Jois

Ashtanga Yoga “The Practice Manual” David Swenson

Astanga Yoga As It Is Matthew Sweeney

Ashtanga Yoga The Intermediate Series: Mythology, Anatomy and Practice Gregor Maehle

Ashtanga Yoga: The Definitive Step-by-Step Guide to Dynamic Yoga John Scott, Foreward by Shri K. Pattabhi Jois

The Yoga Tradition of the Mysore Palace N.E. Sjoman

Asana Pranayama Mudra Bandha Swami Satyananda Saraswati

The Complete Book of Vinyasa Yoga Srivatsa Ramaswami

The Mirror of Yoga: Awakening the Intelligence of Body and Mind Richard Freeman

Awakening the Spine Vanda Scaravelli

The Psychology of Kundalini Yoga C.G.Jung (Edited by Sonu Shamdasani)

Vital Yoga: A Sourcebook for Students & Teachers Meta Chaya Hirschl

Yoga Nidra Swami Satyananda Saraswati

Hara The Vital Center of Man Karlfried Grad Durckheim

Functional Anatomy

Playing (Less) Hurt: An Injury Prevention Guide for Musicians Janet Horvath

Taking Root to Fly Irene Dowd

The Athletic Musician: A Guide to Playing Without Pain Barbara Paull & Christine Harrison

Anatomy Trains: Myofascial Meridians for Manual and Movement Therapists Thomas W. Myers

Hands on a Keyboard: A Guide for Musicians & Computer Users Shmuel Tatz, PT, PhD & Vladimir Mayoroff, M.D.

Conditioning for Dance Eric Franklin

Yoga Mind, Body & Spirit: A Return to Wholeness Donna Farhi

Yoga: Awakening the Inner Body Donald Moyer

Yogabody: Anatomy, Kinesiology, and Asana Judith Lasater

Yoga for Wellness: Healing with the Timeless Teachings of Viniyoga Gary Kraftsow

Anatomy of Breathing Blandine Calais-Germain

The Psoas Book Liz Koch

Yoga Anatomy Leslie Kaminoff & Amy Matthews

Anatomy of Hatha Yoga: A Manual for Students, Teachers, and Practitioners H. David Coulter

Structural Yoga Therapy: Adapting to the Individual Mukunda Stiles

Atlas of Human Anatomy Frank H. Netter, M.D.

Applied Anatomy & Physiology of Yoga Simon Borg-Olivier & Bianca Machliss

How to Learn the Alexander Technique Barbara & William Conable


Yoga for the Arts on NPR’s Soundcheck with Michael Franti

Yoga for the Arts on Entrepreneurship, featured on Tuxedo Revolt

Expanding Your Performance Horizons with Yoga: An Interview with Nicole Newman

Read Founder Nicole Newman’s Article on Untapped Cities

The Neurobiology of Grace Under Pressure, Christopher Bergland

Peak Performance Psychology of Leadership: Harvard Professor, Tal Ben-Shahar

TED Talk: Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are, Amy Cuddly

TED Talk: The Power of Vulnerability, Brené Brown

Good Reads

The Bhagavad Gita

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali

Siddhartha Hermann Hesse

Zen in the Art of Archery Eugen Herrigel

Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance Angela Duckworth

On Becoming an Artist Ellen J. Langer

Counter Clockwise Ellen J. Langer

Healing Back Pain The Mind-Body Connection John E. Sarno, M.D.

The Open-Focus Brain:Harnessing the Power of Attention to Heal Mind & Body Les Fehmi, Ph.D & Jim Robbins

Letters to a Young Poet Rainer Maria Rilke

Shantaram Gregory David Roberts

India Becoming: A Portrait of Life in Modern India AkashKapur

The Death of Vishnu Manil Suri

Gora Rabindranath Tagore

Life of Pi Yann Martel

The Jew in the Lotus Rodger Kamenetz

Parva S.L. Bhyrappa

The Gift: Poems by the Great Sufi Master Hafiz

Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience William Blake

The Soul of Rumi: A New Collection of Ecstatic Poems Coleman Barks

The Prophet Kahlil Gibran

Nature Ralph Waldo Emerson

Knots R.D. Laing





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