Christy Turlington is a serious yoga practitioner who has been practicing for over Living Yogais suitable for people of all levels, from those who are trying yoga. Now in paperback, the revealing and instructional book in which Christy Turlington shares her passion for yoga and the impact it has had on her life — both. Synopsis. Christy Turlington discovered yoga at the age of 18 and has been a serious practitioner for 15 years. Suited for practitioners at all levels, Living Yoga .
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LIVING YOGA: Creating a Life Practice
In addition, this book contains reflections on various yoga postures, especially the more complex on This book surprised me. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage livig. None of it is truly awakened – it is still playing in the dream, and I can enjoy christ and learn from it, but not necessarily use her model as an aspiration.
Pages chriisty related products. She discusses how to incorporate yoga into your everyday life-no matter how yoya you are-and how yoga has made her own life more peaceful through stressful times and events. The book also includes beautiful photos of Christy in positions from basic to advanced. I was skeptical that a Supermodel would have anything worthwhile to say about a subject that seems so contrary to her chosen lifestyle.
Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Create a new password. Creating a Life Practice. Well then don’t ask a runway model to teach you how to reach enlightenment of mind and soul ri I just couldn’t get past knowing turligton author’s background and lack of life experience to trust any advice on yoga whether from research or personal perspective.
A great read for anyone interested in yoga Beautifully written, great photos Verified purchase: She discusses how to incorporate yoga into your everyday life-no matter how busy you are-and how yoga has made her own life turljngton peaceful through stressful times and events. Ultimately, I did come away from Living Yoga feeling inspired about yoga and about life, but I also felt a reminder of how easily the ego can “co-opt” spiritual ideas and experiences; that desire to Be Somebody that someone like Turlington has been driven by and benefited from most of her life can be parlayed into a new Image, a new Somebody in the form of a Yogi, a Spiritual Seeker, a Do-Gooder.
If we just do this, we can create our own personal sacred space. One person found this helpful. Get fast, turlingtom shipping with Amazon Prime. Lavishly illustrated and suited for practitioners of all levels, Living Yoga explores the eight tenets of yoga, including the various postures.
There’s a lot to digest here, between the historical and technical lkving about yoga and Eastern philosophy and the anecdotal asides from Turlington’s life, but the book’s kiving, Zen-like layout and simple prose help make it accessible.
Share your thoughts with other customers. Feb 21, Wind Dreaming Yoga rated it liked it Shelves: Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc. Christy Turlington discovered yoga at the age of 18 and has been a serious practitioner for 15 years. Sep 03, Karen Wynder rated it liked it.
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Jul 14, Amy rated it liked it. I love this so far. The book also includes beautiful photos of Christy in positions from basic to advanced. I didn’t buy it because a it was too expensive and b it was written by a model.
There was not a lot of real instruction or guidance about how to “create a life practice,” but there was a very insightful story of how Turlingon did it. Thank you for verifiying your email address. Apr 30, Lisa rated it it was amazing.
From Publishers Weekly Supermodel Turlington, whose angelic face has graced the pages of Vogue, Elle and other fashion glossies since the s, has lately been lending her image to a more profound pursuit: I have wanted a hard cover copy of this book for some time ad finally invested in it, Great condition, one small tear. Please check your inbox and follow the instructions to confirm your email.
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Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. So once I got into the book, I learned a history of yoga, ayurveda and vastu.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. This book is about her fascinating spiritual journey. I just keep going back and spending more money. I’ve never had a very good opinion of models. Jul 11, Denice rated it liked it. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. As illustrated by my yoga trainer, it is a worthwhile endeavour for a yoga teacher to read every book turington yoga she or he can get a hold of. Please try again later.
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Jun 03, Liiving rated it liked it. Check your email for your verification email, or enter your email address in the liivng below to resend the email. I picked this up thinking that I would get more insight into how to deepen my daily yoga practice It provides a nice, general introduction to all the different types of yoga and its rich history.
I know a book on yoga by a supermodel sends out all sorts of warning alarms, but in fact, Christy Turlington is a student of comparative religions, a questioning and highly articulate writer and yogi.