Yoga and Vegetarianism
By (author) Sharon Gannon
Normal Price: $28.74
Your Price: $25.87 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $2.87! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.29 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Yoga and Vegetarianism by Sharon Gannon
Book DescriptionDrawing on both the author's extensive studies of Vedic traditions and her longtime interest in animal rights, "Yoga and Vegetarianism" shows how the physical and spiritual practice of yoga is historically and structurally tied to a vegetarian lifestyle.When they are used in tandem, she argues, yoga and vegetarianism form a strong framework for physical and spiritual attunement and promote an overall healthy life. "Yoga and Vegetarianism" emphasizes the importance of understanding of Ahimsa, the practice of non-harming and nonviolence, as the first step in marrying yoga and vegetarianism. All actions, says Gannon, originate as thoughts, so the 'perfection of action' that yoga strives for must come from a perfect thought. What is a perfect thought? According to the book, it is a thought free of selfish desire, anger, and hate. This brings us back to Ahimsa and to vegetarianism. Freeing oneself of needless cruelty, harm, and injustice - which includes eating meat - can transform both the individual and the world. This book shows how.
Buy Yoga and Vegetarianism book by Sharon Gannon from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781601090218
(184mm x 127mm x 12mm)
Imprint: Mandala Publishing Group
Publisher: Mandala Publishing Group
Publish Date: 8-Jan-2009
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Sharon Gannon
Simple Recipes for Joy, Paperback (March 2016)View all books by Sharon Gannon
"More than 200 delicious vegan recipes from the world-renowned founder of the Jivamukti yoga method and the New York City Jivamuktea Cafe." --
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Yoga and Vegetarianism book by Sharon Gannon and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Sharon Gannon
Sharon Gannon has co-authored two books on Yoga with David Life, Jivamukti Yoga: Practices for Liberating Body & Soul and The Art of Yoga. She is the author of Cats and Dogs are People Too. She contributes the Focus of the Month, a monthly essay, and is the compiler and translator of the Jivamukti Chant Book. She has contributed essays and short stories to Semiotext(e).
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.