While the popularity of Yoga in the West is enormous; few people realize where yoga came from. Yoga is often seen as an exercise regime. Yet it is really a path to the inner self; the Divine. And the physical benefits of yoga are just a small part of its' benefits. The origins of yoga are shrouded in the mists of time. It all started seven thousand years ago; in the Indus Valley. Here; in Himalayan caves; ancient mystics known as rishis renounced worldly desires and left society to dwell in solitude.The Himalayan sages probed the deepest mysteries of life -- and what lays beyond death.
ORIGINS OF YOGA features the world's leading authority; Georg Feuerstein; who has written 36 books on the subject. And the Yogis of India themselves are interviewed on location as they describe their quest; their lifestyle; and the true meaning of Yoga.
ORIGINS OF YOGA documents the lives of these sages - who are on the same exact Path as the Westerners who follow their teachings. ... Written by