9781565893023

The Yoga of Abraham Lincoln

by
  • ISBN13:

    9781565893023

  • ISBN10:

    1565893026

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2016-04-07
  • Publisher: Crystal Clarity Pubs

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $14.95 Save up to $2.24
  • Rent Book $13.46
    Add to Cart Free Shipping

    TERM
    PRICE
    DUE
    USUALLY SHIPS IN 3-5 BUSINESS DAYS

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

“Abraham Lincoln [in a past life] had been a yogi in theHimalayas.” —Paramhansa Yogananda,author of the classic Autobiography of aYogi
AbrahamLincoln was a yogi.
No. . . there is no record that he assumed the headstand during Cabinet meetings.Nor did he meditate in the lotus pose before delivering the Gettysburg Address.
Yet,in many aspects of his life—in little things he did, and in his reactions tosituations—Lincoln behaved, quite naturally and unconsciously, just like a yogi.
Yogais more than a series of physical postures. It is a philosophy, a way of life,a spiritual path.
Infact, whether they know it or not, many people today who consider themselves“spiritual” follow a yogic way oflife.
Andso did Lincoln.
Lincolnwould have agreed, in his own way and to varying degrees, with certain pointsof view followed nowadays by spiritual people. He was, in some ways, aforerunner of the modern truth seeker.
Thisbook was written to throw a spotlight on Lincoln's many regular, and evendaily, habits that demonstrate his affinity with the ancient spiritual scienceof yoga.

Author Biography

Richard “Dayanand” Salva isa longtime yogi and meditator. A former Hatha Yoga instructor and a veteranmeditation teacher, Richard has been studying and practicing daily meditationand the deeper teachings of yoga—as taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and hisdirect disciple, Swami Kriyananda—for more than forty years. For half a decade,he also lived as a monk in a yoga monastery. Richard spent ten yearsresearching Lincoln-yoga connections in order to write this book. He is also alongtime member and minister of Ananda Sangha (a worldwide network of spiritualcommunities and meditation groups, founded by Swami Kriyananda and dedicated tothe teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda), and an Abraham Lincoln presenter.Richard's other books include TheReincarnation of Abraham Lincoln: Historical Evidence of Past Lives; Walking with William of Normandy: AParamhansa Yogananda Pilgrimage Guide; TheYoga of Ghost Hunting: Tips and Techniques for Psychic Protection and More;and Blessed Lanfranc: The Past Life ofSwami Sri Yukteswar, Guru of Paramhansa Yogananda.

Table of Contents


Introduction

1. HonestAbe
2. Renunciation
3. Connectingthe Dots
4. Heartand Soul
5. Mindover Matter
6. TheInner World
7. TheYogi and Emancipation
8. TheBranch Paths of Yoga
9. TheTeachings of India
10. Cave-Dwellingand Clothes
11. FamilyTies
12. TheWandering Monk
13. Whispersfrom the Past
14. TheObsession
15. Meditations

Notes
Bibliography

Rewards Program

Write a Review