Required Texts for the Course of Study

Yoga Sutra of Patanjali

Recommended translations:                                                    

Edwin Bryant
B.K.S. Iyengar
Swami Satchidananda

Bhagavad Gita
Recommended translations:
Eknath Easwaran
Winthrop Sargeant
Abhinavagupta

 

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Pratyabhijna Hrdyam

Recommended translations:
The Splendor of Recognition-Swami Shantananda
Coming Soon!-Hareesh Wallis

The Key Muscles of Yoga
Ray Long

Reading Suggestion 

 Philosophy

Tantra Illuminated
Hareesh Wallis

The Yoga Tradition
Georg Feuerstein

Paths to God-Living the Bhagavad Gita
Ram Dass

Siva Sutra
Swami Lakshmanjoo

Spanda Karikas
Jaideva Singh

 

Anatomy

Therapeutic Wisdom of Yoga
Doug Keller

Anatomy of Movement
Blandine Calais-Germain

Trail Guide to the Body
Andrew Biel




Asana

Light on Yoga
BKS Iyengar

Light on Pranayama
BKS Iyengar

Anusara Yoga Teacher Training Manual
John Friend

The Yoga Asana Index
Bruce Bowditch

Hatha Yoga Illustrated
Martin Kirk, Brook Boon, Daniel DiTuro