3 didactic units
This course will take students on a journey from the ancient shamanic roots of yoga all the way to its modern styles and schools. An in-depth exploration of the philosophies and schools of thought at the foundation of all forms of yoga will be discovered through key historical texts such as the Upanishads, Yoga Sutras, and Vedas. Students will also learn about influential historical figures in the world of yoga and come to understand how Patanjali systematized the philosophy of yoga through his teaching on the 8 Limbs.


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