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.
. As early as 1934, we get reports of the "Father of Modern Yoga," Sri Tirumalai Krishnamacharya, demonstrating new dynamic vinyasas of his own design which incorporated the movement flow pattern of Surya Namaskar (the Sun Salutation). His vinyasas added the new...
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.