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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Oct 04, Tori rated it it was amazing. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Lavishly illustrated and suited for practitioners of all levels, Living Yoga explores the eight tenets of yoga, including the various postures. There was a lot livnig clearly written information about the history of yoga and how it connects to Eastern religious tradition.

Please enter your email below, and we’ll resend the instructions for email verification. But no, a decent yoga reference book. This is a very pretty book, written by a famously beautiful woman, about how to incorporate yoga practice into your life.

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Lifing Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Mar 07, Greta rated it really liked it Shelves: I was expecting a cute little life story with some beautiful asana photos.


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Her thoughts on livinf Turlington’s path to yoga is a big part of this book. There’s a lot to digest here, between the historical and technical explanations about yoga and Eastern philosophy and the anecdotal asides from Turlington’s life, but the book’s clean, Zen-like layout and simple prose help make it accessible.

I am loving reading this now as well. As you might expect this is a lovely book, with beautiful photos and layout to match the hardcover one. 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. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

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She shares a bit of personal information about her modeling career, her father’s death from lung cancer and her relationship with her sisters, and includes the obligatory photographs of her scantily clad self doing salamba sirsasana headstand and bakasana crow pose.

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I learned some things I did not know and it was enjoyable. Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc. She is a true yogin, and again I am reminded that preconceived notions can lead me to prematurely judge a book by its cover. She also touches on how Beautifully written, great photos. Jan 19, Carmen rated it liked it. Her thoughts on how her Catholicism relates to her yoga practice was very interesting.


I was an enjoyable read and I also learned the different types of yoga and what the names mean. I love this so far.

A Comprehensive Guide for Daily Life. My favorite parts were when she incorporated yoga into specific stories of her life. You may also like. Oct 04, Suzanna rated it really liked it. I appreciate the wealth of information, but the last couple chapters started flagging to me.

Christly does an eloquent job of explaining not just the history of yoga, but also how the ancient practice is applicable in modern times.

Christy Turlington discovered yoga at the age of 18 and has been a serious practitioner for 15 years. Aug 07, Jean rated it it was ok. It has a lovely mix of history, biography and instruction.

This isn’t a book of exercise routines, although it does show chrisyy poses. Accessible history and tenents vhristy various types of yoga. However, the last chapters were quite self indulgent and talked alot about her expensive lifestyle, which really turned me off.