Over the last half millennium, one book has established itself as the classic work on Hatha Yogathe book you are holding in your hands. An Indian yogi named Svatmarama wrote the Hatha Yoga Pradipika in the fifteenth century C.E. Drawing on his own experience and older works now lost, he wrote this book for the student of Yoga. He wrote this book for you.
Contains the original Sanskrit, a new English translation, and photographs of all the asanas.
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, Author of Sanskrit: An Easy Introduction to an Enchanting Language