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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It has a lovely mix of history, biography and instruction. My favorite chapter is about Vastu or Sacred Space and how to create it wherever you are.
I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? The combination of serious yoga talk with memoir-like reminiscences make for an engrossing and inspiring overview of yoga. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
I picked up this book thinking it llving be a good introduction to yoga. One for the merely vaguely curious and also teachers and long time students.
LIVING YOGA: Creating a Life Practice
I picked up this book thinking it would be a good introduction to yoga. Aug 21, John rated it it was amazing. Show More Show Less. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Preview — Living Yoga by Christy Turlington. 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: Ratings and Reviews Write a review.
This is a very pretty book, written by a famously beautiful woman, about how to incorporate yoga practice into your life. If you’re interested in Yoga and also Christy Turlington’s life it’s a great book to pick up. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Christy Nicole Turlington is an American model best known for representing Calvin Klein fragrances since Christy shows readers how to meditate and how to plan one’s home according to vastu principles, and provides the names of yoga schools across the country.
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.
Best Selling in Textbooks, Education See all. Christy Turlington discovered yoga at the age of 18 and has been a serious practitioner for 15 years. I ordered under the new category yet it was used in great condtion. I appreciate the wealth of information, but the last couple chapters started flagging to me.
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Chirsty Adjust Comment Print. Still, like I said, a fun and inspiring read, and led me places in my own reflections that were personally relevant and unexpected. This book was really well packaged and the price was great. The year-old has been practicing yoga for 15 years, chrisy her own yoga clothing line, is a Yoga Journal contributing editor, and—with the publication of this book—becomes the first mainstream celebrity to write a book about yoga and how it’s affected her life.
It furthered my interest in Yoga and gave helpful suggestions on how to pursue this interest.
There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Christy shows readers how to meditate and how to plan one’s home according to vastu principles, and provides the names of yoga schools across the country. 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 the author’s background and lack of life experience to trust any advice on yoga whether from research or personal perspective.
Christy Turlington discovered yoga at the age of ccording to a recent Time magazine cover story, 15 million Americans include some form of yoga in their fitness regimes-nearly twice as many as five years ago.
Creating A Life Practice. Turlington is a very thoughtful narrator, and delves into her personal story to relate how she deepened her practice while also maintaining her strong Catholic faith.
The book also includes beautiful photos of Christy in positions from basic to advanced.
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This book is beautiful and an interesting look at Christy’s life, but if you want to learn yoga the postures here are incredibly difficult. It’s both an account of Christy Turlington’s yoga practice and how it was established, as well as showing a number of postures. If we just do this, we can create our own personal sacred space.