The Gheranda Samhita: Sanskrit text with English Translation

By: Rai Bahadur Srisa Chandra Vasu

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Hatha-Yoga is one of the most important forms of Yoga in which attempt is made to attain concentration or Samadhi by purification of the body and physical exercises. The Tantrik Sanskrit text Gheranda Samhita, which is in the form of dialogue between the sage Gheranda and an inquirer Chanda Kapali, teaches Yoga under heads or Sadhanas. The book, containing three hundred and fifty verses, is divided into seven chapters, in each of which are given the directions for the purification of the body, Asanas or postures, Mudras, Pratyahara, Pranayama, Dhyana and Samadhi. The present translation of the Gheranda Samhita from original Sanskrit into English is an important contribution to the literature on Yoga and should be of great use to those interested in the subject. Printed Pages: 68.

Title: The Gheranda Samhita: Sanskrit text with English Translation

Author Name: Rai Bahadur Srisa Chandra Vasu

Categories: Yoga, India,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

ISBN: 8121507340

ISBN 13: 9788121507349

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 16.5 x 25 Cm

Seller ID: 027794

Keywords: Yoga India Gheranda Samhita Rai Bahadur Srisa Chandra Vasu