ERIC SHAW, MA.RS, MA.SE, MA.AS, E-RYT 500, YACEP TEACHESPrasana Yoga
BY THE MARTIAL ARTS AND DANCES OF INDIA
YOGA HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY LECTURES
Yoga Education Through Imagery (YEI!) combines my lifelong passion for graphic arts with my scholarly work in the yoga traditions.
It is a program of talks that teach yoga history, philosophy and science in an easy-to-learn approach that employs compelling visual compositions and lively patterns of audience conversation.
Beloved in his day, Kola Venkatesh Iyer (1898 – 1980) helped usher posturework into the 20th century. He was an early adopter of Surya Namaskar
This newspaper page is a time machine. It describes the first teaching of yoga postures in America–by the famous Swami Vivekananda. It also calls yoga a fad in New York–in 1898.
Lineages of Modern Yoga Part I By Eric Shaw If yoga history is just a set of teaching lineages, that family line begins with Swami Vivekananda's teaching outside India in 1893. Vivekananda leading a yoga retreat, c. 1896 From the seeds planted in his first speech...