|NOM DE FICHIER||The Gheranda Samhita: The Original Sanskrit and an English Translation.pdf|
|TAILLE DU FICHIER||4,10 MB|
|DATE DE PUBLICATION||2004-Dec-01|
The Gheranda Samhita (circa 1700 CE) is a manual on hatha yoga influenced by the tantric tradition. Most of it is derivative, especially from Svatmarama's Hatha Yoga Pradipika, yet it can be considered an archetypical work in two places, in the purification techniques in the first chapter and in the last chapter on samadhi. However some of the rather bizarre purification techniques such as ...
Description : The "Gheranda Samhita" is a Hindu Yoga text written in Sanskrit and one of the three classic texts of hatha yoga. It is considered to be amongst the most encyclopaedic treatises in yoga, containing information that represents the very roots of this particular style. This vintage volume contains a complete side-by-side English translation of the texts, presented here for the ...