Book Reviews


Everyday Yoga by Sage Rountree

Everyday Yoga by Sage Rountree
Everyday Yoga is a wonderful resource for creating and supporting a home based yoga practice. In the first section, “Building Your Everyday Practice,” Sage Rountree offers guidelines for using the book... Read More→

Say a Little Prayer Cards

Say a Little Prayer Cards by Taschen
This beautiful set of prayer cards is a delightful exploration of religious traditions around the world. Each pack of eleven cards focuses on one of ten spiritual traditions: Brazilian Candomblé,... Read More→

The Radiance Sutras by Lorin Roche

The Radiance Sutras by Lorin Roche
Lorin Roche has taken an innovative and unique approach to translating the Vigyan Bhairav Tantra, an old tantric yoga text written in the the second millennium B.C.E. These sutras are... Read More→

Yoga Sequencing by Mark Stephens

Mark Stephens’s latest book on sequencing yoga postures is a well-written and very useful resource for yoga teachers and experienced home practitioners. The depth and length of this book is… Read More→

White Lama by Douglas Veenhof

Theos Bernard was an aspiring yogi in the 1930’s who’s enthusiasm and zeal for yoga lead him to seek out the yoga masters and tantric practitioners in India and Tibet…. Read More→

Meditation for the Love of It

If you have become disheartened and discouraged with meditation, then I highly recommend you read this newly revised book by Sally Kempton. This book is sure to give you some… Read More→

Yoga Mat Companion Vols. 1-4

This series of anatomy books focus on four specific sets of yoga poses: Vinyasa Flow and Standing Poses, Hip Openers and Forward Bends, Backbends and Twists, and Arm Balances and… Read More→

The Great Oom by Robert Love

Wow, this book is one roller-coaster ride of a story!  Beautifully written and diligently researched, this biography of the mystical and mysterious Pierre Bernard, the first American yogi, is absolutely… Read More→

Yoga and Breast Cancer

Yoga and Breast Cancer is a wonderful healing resource for breast cancer survivors.  The core of this book is a series of yoga poses, breathing exercises and meditations specifically sequenced… Read More→

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