Every Body Yoga

Author: Jessamyn Stanley
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 9781523500208
Size: 18.99 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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From the unforgettable teacher Jessamyn Stanley comes Every Body Yoga, a book that breaks all the stereotypes. It’s a book of inspiration for beginners of all shapes and sizes: If Jessamyn could transcend these emotional and physical barriers, so can we. It’s a book for readers already doing yoga, looking to refresh their practice or find new ways to stay motivated. It’s a how-to book: Here are easy-to-follow directions to 50 basic yoga poses and 10 sequences to practice at home, all photographed in full color. It’s a book that challenges the larger issues of body acceptance and the meaning of beauty. Most of all, it’s a book that changes the paradigm, showing us that yoga isn’t about how one looks, but how one feels, with yoga sequences like “I Want to Energize My Spirit,” “I Need to Release Fear,” “I Want to Love Myself.” Jessamyn Stanley, a yogi who breaks all the stereotypes, has built a life as an internationally recognized yoga teacher and award-winning Instagram star by combining a deep understanding for yoga with a willingness to share her personal struggles in a way that touches everyone who comes to know her. Now she brings her body-positive, emotionally uplifting approach to yoga in a book that will help every reader discover the power of yoga and how to weave it seamlessly into his or her life.

Every Body Yoga

Author: Jessamyn Stanley
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 9780761193111
Size: 12.65 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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From the unforgettable teacher Jessamyn Stanley comes Every Body Yoga, a book that breaks all the stereotypes. It's a book of inspiration for beginners of all shapes and sizes: If Jessamyn could transcend these emotional and physical barriers, so can we. It's a book for readers already doing yoga, looking to refresh their practice or find new ways to stay motivated. It's a how-to book: Here are easy-to-follow directions to 50 basic yoga poses and 10 sequences to practice at home, all photographed in full color. It's a book that challenges the larger issues of body acceptance and the meaning of beauty. Most of all, it's a book that changes the paradigm, showing us that yoga isn't about how one looks, but how one feels, with yoga sequences like "I Want to Energize My Spirit," "I Need to Release Fear," "I Want to Love Myself." Jessamyn Stanley, a yogi who breaks all the stereotypes, has built a life as an internationally recognized yoga teacher and award-winning Instagram star by combining a deep understanding for yoga with a willingness to share her personal struggles in a way that touches everyone who comes to know her. Now she brings her body-positive, emotionally uplifting approach to yoga in a book that will help every reader discover the power of yoga and how to weave it seamlessly into his or her life.

Yoga Bodies

Author: Lauren Lipton
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9781452156163
Size: 20.33 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Artfully capturing yoga's vibrant spirit, Yoga Bodies presents full-color yoga-pose portraits of more than 80 practitioners of all ages, shapes, sizes, backgrounds, and skill levels—real people with real stories to share about how yoga has changed their lives for the better. Some humorous, some heartfelt, others profound, the stories entertain as they enlighten, while the portraits—which joyously challenge the "yoga body" stereotype—celebrate the glorious diversity of the human form. Handsomely jacketed and richly visual inside and out, Yoga Bodies is a coffee table–worthy contemplation, a meaningful gift, and a source of endless inspiration for anyone seeking fresh perspectives on how to live well.

Anywhere Anytime Any Body Yoga

Author: Emily Slonina
Publisher: Hunter House
ISBN: 9780897935197
Size: 18.23 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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An illustrated primer explains how practitioners can safely and effectively customize yoga postures in accordance with their physical condition, flexibility, and schedule, sharing step-by-step instructions that include coverage of pain prevention, stress management, and adjusting for illness. Original.

Yoga And Body Image

Author: Melanie Klein
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 9780738741772
Size: 13.70 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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In this remarkable, first-of-its-kind book, twenty-five contributors—including musician Alanis Morissette, celebrity yoga instructor Seane Corn, and New York Times bestselling author Dr. Sara Gottfried—discuss how yoga and body image intersect. Through inspiring personal stories you’ll discover how yoga not only affects your physical health, but also how you feel about your body. Offering unique perspectives on yoga and how it has shaped their lives, the writers provide tips for using yoga to find self-empowerment and improved body image. This anthology unites a diverse collection of voices that address topics across the spectrum of human experience, from culture and media to gender and sexuality. Yoga and Body Image will help you learn to connect with and love your beautiful body. 2015 IPPY Award Bonze Medal Winner in Inspirational/Spiritual 2014 ForeWord IndieFab Bronze Winner for Body, Mind & Spirit

Holy Yoga

Author: Brooke Boon
Publisher: Faithwords
ISBN: 0446799777
Size: 14.37 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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People often equate yoga withEastern religion, but Brooke Boonsees it as an exercise style thatChristians can use to generate patience, strength, and deeper worship.Author and yoga instructorBrooke Boon combines her passionfor Christianity with her commitmentto health to introduce yoga asa physical and spiritual disciplinethat strengthens the body and thesoul. Clear explanations and photographsmake yoga accessible forany reader, and Brooke offers customizedroutines for readers strugglingwith specific issues, such asweight loss and anxiety. Through it all Brooke uses scripturalreferences to help reinforce the idea that by takingcare of our bodies we can also take care of our faith.

Fat Yoga

Author: Sarah Harry
Publisher:
ISBN: 1742579310
Size: 14.92 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Scrolling through social media, you could be forgiven for thinking that yoga is the purely the domain of teeny-tiny, thin, flexible girls, clad solely in the latest crop tops and shorts, sipping green juices and watching sunsets everyday. But you don't need to fit this mold to embrace and enjoy yoga. The practice of yoga is over 4,000 years old and can (and should) be enjoyed by people of all sizes. Fat Yoga embraces the 'yoga for all' ideology. All bodies, all ages, all abilities. This book is a step-by-step 'how to' guide to yoga, with variations to suit the less mobile or flexible. It's also jam-packed with helpful, practical advice, such as how to keep your boobs out of the way during practice. Covering the history and science behind yoga, postures for every situation and gratitude (including self-compassion, body image, to soothe and calm) as well as restorative yoga and chair yoga practice, Fat Yoga the perfect book for yoga enthusiasts of every level and body type. Connect with your body and explore its physicality in a safe way emotionally, physically and spiritually, in the comfort of your own home.