Alistair Shearer

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ALISTAIR SHEARER did postgraduate work in Sanskrit at the University of Lancaster, after studying literature at Cambridge. He has practiced and taught meditation for many years. He currently divides his time between lecturing and writing on the sacred art of Hinduism and Buddhism, teaching meditation courses, and leading cultural tours to the Indian subcontinent each winter. His latest publications include The Spirit of Asia and Buddha: The Intelligent Heart.

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Story of Yoga

From Ancient India to the Modern West
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How did an ancient Indian spiritual discipline turn into a $20+ billion-a-year mainstay of the global wellness industry? What happened along yoga's winding path from the caves and forests of the sages to the gyms, hospitals and village halls of the modern West?

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Yoga Sutras Of Patanjali

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The Yoga Sutras were cast in their pres-ent form in India around the third century B.C. Yoga is from the Sanskrit root meaning “union,” and a sutra is a thread or aphoristic verse.

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