The Siva Samhita is a Sanskrit text on yoga enumerating its concepts and cognate principles. In the five chapters are discussed and elaborated the essentials necessary for the practice of yoga, ways of attaining siddhi, the philosophy of existence, importance of yoga, the spirit, maya or illusion, the microcosm, the functions of the body, the priciples of pranayama or breathing, asanas or postures, the Kundalini and its awakening, the various forms of yoga, etc.
An important treatise on the subject, the present text with its translation into English should prove to be of immense value to the scholars and the students, of the subject.
Item Code: ISL88 Author: Trans. By. Rai Bahadur Srisa Chandra Vasu Cover: Hardcover Edition: 2008 Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd. ISBN: 9788121505079 Language: (Sanskrit text with English translation) Size: 9.6" X 6.4" Pages: 87 Other Details: Weight of the Book: 310 gms