Understanding Yoga Anatomy
This book is the definitive guide to the study of yoga anatomy—a perfect companion book for any yoga teacher or practitioner seeking to understand the biomechanics of the body as it applies to yoga practice.
The book is visually designed in quick reference format to offer useful information about the main skeletal muscles that are central to yoga, with asanas to demonstrate the particular muscles and muscle groups.
More than 230 full color illustrations detail each muscle’s origin, insertion, and action in order to clearly reveal how the muscles come into play in the movements and postures of yoga.
The appendix rounds out the asanas included in most 200-hour trainings, and provides a glossary of verbs and cues to aid in the understanding, practice and teaching of yoga.
Provides a terrific understanding of yoga which is useful for every manual therapist.