Health, Healing & Beyond: life of T. Krishnamacharya
"A beautifully crafted tribute to the life and teachings of Krishnamacharya, epic in scope yet intimate in nature." -Yoga Journal
The much-sought-after, greatly beloved exploration of the work of Krishnamacharya, teacher of many of twentieth-century yoga's greatest and most influential exponents, Health, Healing, and Beyond is filled with deep wisdom—an indispensable guide to the philosophy, principles, and limitless possibilities of yoga.
First published in 1998, it is now available again to yogis, students, and teacher trainees everywhere.
Author: TKV Desikachar
About the Authors
T.K.V. Desikachar, Krishnamacharya's son and a longtime student are one of the world's foremost teachers of yoga. A renowned authority on the therapeutic uses of yoga, he is the founder of the Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram and the co-founder of the Krishnamacharya Healing and Yoga Foundation, both of which are based in Chennai.
R.H. Cravens was born in Salinas, Kansas, in 1940. His early career included stints at the Associated Press and Time/Life Books, as well as speech writing for the United Nations. He had a long affiliation with the fine art photography publisher Aperture, as both a writer and a contributing editor. Cravens died in Albuquerque, New Mexico, in April 2009.