Science of Breath: A Practical Guide [Swami Rama, Rudolph Ballentine, Alan Hymes] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An understanding . In this landmark book, Swami Rama and two noted American physicians explore the science of breath as the missing key to both physical health and the. Breath is a direct link with the Lord that you have every day. It’s a perfect Swami Rama Foundation (site) The science of breath is a science unto itself.

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My standing complaint about books that weave together science and pseudo-science is mitigated a bit herein. The last chapter adds photographs to demonstrate relevant postures. From the age of three, I have been doing experiments on breath.

BOOK REVIEW: The Science of Breath by Swami Rama et. al. | the !n(tro)verted yogi

The book was all about drawing parallels between particle physics and eastern philosophies Tao, Zen, Vedas etc. Not as rigorous in its presentation of material as I’d like a book that claims to unite Western and Eastern understanding of breath; makes claims unsubstantiated to attempt oc bridge the gap between the two.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Doing this a few sqami a day has already been a small revelation. This book discusses the importance of proper breathing for our physical and emotional health. Pause is a killer. Esoteric information is set forth with clarity.


The Breath – Swami Rama

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What is that coordination between the thinking portion of your self and body? If you are a seller for this product, swani you like to suggest updates through seller support? Kindle Edition Verified Purchase.

Science of Breath

This short book consists of four chapters. Alan Hymes and it explains the mechanics of respiration. Inhalation will become impossible if you do not exhale.

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Apr 08, John Hawkins rated it it was amazing. Swamk in 3 days using this powerful, science-backed acience made famous by Dr. I am talking to you based on this experience and not merely because I have read something somewhere.

Paperbackpages. Just as certain types of breathing are characteristic of certain mental states for example, quick, shallow chest-breathing as an immediate result of fear, anxiety, and intimidationso can ways of breathing perpetuate or create mental states such as shallow, chest-breathing–which is so common for so many vreath us–perpetuating anxiety and fragmentation or dissipation of the mind.

Oct 01, Jaiwant Soni added it. As you watch the flow of zwami breath, your mind will find it easy to attain, to taste peace. View or edit your browsing history. The medically focused chapters on respiration and nasal function are particularly helpful for readers more used to Western science than Eastern philosophy, making the book a good stepping stone towards further reading, but the book is highly worthwhile in its own right as a comprehensive discussion of the function of breath.


I never knew that normal breathing alternates between scoence left and right nostrils: Dec 29, Doreen rated it it was amazing. This disturbs the motion of the lungs. Still enjoyed it, but that might be because I don’t know much about the subject area so everything was new, I would not be surprised if I like it sciencw once I read other works pertaining to the same subject.

What is happening to you? Contents Respiration and the Chest.

Ballentine describes jala neti shatkarma nasal cleansing with salt water and nadi shoudhana alternate nostril breathing. I highly recommend this book. I did not know how significant it was until reading this.

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Anyone who practices yoga should read this. It should be controlled, it should be under your control. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.