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Yoga and the Path of the Urban Mystic Audiobook

Yoga and the Path of the Urban Mystic: 4th Edition

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Publisher's Summary

For modern yogis feeling challenged in our efforts to remain deeply spiritual, contemplative, and centered amid the stresses and complications of urban life, this book serves as both inspiration and guide. Darren Main's fresh, down-to-earth approach to the time-tested practice and philosophy of yoga shows us the way to apply the ancient wisdom of India to every moment and every breath so that even our busiest days can be powerful and mystical adventures, filled with all the wonder and magic that was once reserved for those living as monks and nuns. Yoga for the 21st century, this is the fulfilling and joyful path of the urban mystic.

©2000 Darren Main (P)2017 Darren Main

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    Amazon Customer 03-23-17
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    "Yoga on the Go!"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Yoga and the Path of the Urban Mystic to be better than the print version?

    I'm a fan of both the print and audio edition. The audio edition makes it easier to listen to the book while commuting.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Yoga and the Path of the Urban Mystic?

    The explanations of the Yamas and Niyamas.


    What about Jesse Dornan’s performance did you like?

    I felt that Jesse captured the authors tone and style of story telling.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    It made me contemplative about how I could incorporate more yoga philosophy in my day to day life.


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    Amazon Customer 03-21-17 Member Since 2015
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    "Clear and intelligent. A must for new yogis."
    Where does Yoga and the Path of the Urban Mystic rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    I was so excited to see this as an audiobook. Darren Main explains yoga concepts in a way that is clear, intelligent and practical. Other yoga books can leave my head spinning with terms and spiritual loftiness that leave me more confused than enlightened. This book is a breath of fresh air to those that want to know more about the practice of yoga and in a way that makes sense in our hectic day to day lives. I especially love his personal stories that he uses to explain different concepts. I read this book a few years ago and have already recommended it to others. I wish it was read by the author himself, however the narrator does a great job too. So glad I can now listen to this book on my walks! I definitely recommend!


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    Amazon Customer 03-20-17 Member Since 2017
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    "Great book!"
    If you could sum up Yoga and the Path of the Urban Mystic in three words, what would they be?

    energetic, vivid, captivating


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    the Buddha


    What about Jesse Dornan’s performance did you like?

    Easy to listen to.


    Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

    The story about how the author meditated in the morning and then went to the supermarket and get very stressed. This gave him and us a greater understanding into what yoga really means.


    Any additional comments?

    Yoga and the Path of the Urban Mystic tells an amazing story: the story of yoga. Darren Main illuminates the history, science, and practicality of yoga to both 21st century yogis and non-yogis alike in this easy-to-read text. You will not want to miss this captivating book!

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