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Book: Post-lineage Yoga

Chapter: 5. Case Studies

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.39172


Part 2 moves to six case studies of yoga teachers who are key figures in their common subculture. 6 practice case studies, each with a key theme:

Case study 1: “The pristine body”

Case study 2: The “microbial temple”

Case study 3: The dance of “Śiva and Śakti”

Case study 4: “Part of you and part of nature and everything”

Case study 5: “Building nerves of steel” with building blocks of practice

Case study 6: “One step in the world and one step in spirit”

Chapter Contributors

  • Theo Wildcroft ( - theowildcroft) 'The Open University'