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Yoga Therapy A Guide to the Therapeutic Use of Yoga and Ayurveda for Health and Fitness by A.G. Mohan

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Published by Shambhala .
Written in English


  • Ayurvedic therapies,
  • Yoga for exercise,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Consumer Health,
  • Yoga,
  • Health & Fitness / Yoga,
  • Health aspects,
  • Hatha yoga,
  • Medicine, Ayurvedic

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8845887M
ISBN 101590301315
ISBN 109781590301319

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