The classic manual on Hatha Yoga, this volume contains the original Sanskrit (complete and newly edited), a new, accurate, and accessible English translation, and 15 photos.
"Beautifully printed and translated. Wonderful pictures, too."
--Dominik Wujastyk, Indology
"There is a certain magic at work here--as if Svatmarama has projected himself through time, expressing himself through Akers."
--Michael Perkins, Woodstock Times
"This faithful reproduction is an impressive and highly recommended reference for students and devoted practitioners of Hatha Yoga."
--Midwest Book Review
"Accurate and accompanied by clear pictures, this translation of an informative Sanskrit text is a very useful addition to the growing literature on Yoga in Western languages."
--Ashok Aklujkar, University of British Columbia
"Written over five-hundred years ago, the text is considered by many a seminal work on the practice of Hatha Yoga."
--Chris Meehan, Kalamazoo Gazette