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Yoga storytime /

by Raventós, Míriam [author.]; Girón, Maria [illustrator.]; Raventós, Míriam.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Layton, Utah : Gibbs Smith, [2018]Edition: First edition.Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm.ISBN: 9781423649359; 1423649354.Language note: Translated from the Portuguese.Other title: At head of title: Breathe, stretch, be calm.Uniform titles: Ioga. English.Subject(s): Yoga -- History -- Juvenile literature | Yoga -- Juvenile literature | Exercise -- Juvenile literature | Yogis -- India -- Juvenile literature | Physical fitness -- Juvenile literature | Yoga -- Juvenile literature | Exercise -- Juvenile literature | Physical fitness -- Juvenile literature | History | Juvenile works | Nonfiction | LiteratureSummary: Discover the basics of practicing yoga by tracing the story of its beginnings in India, showing how its earliest practitioners observed things in nature, such as trees, cats, snakes, and lions, and then imitated their poses. They realized that the most simple and natural thing to do is breathe; the practice of yoga starts with becoming mindful of one's own breath and then learning how to breathe and do nothing more. This book includes a reading guide as an important practical component for those who want to begin the practice of yoga through easy postures.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

<p>With simple text and fun, engaging illustrations, Yoga Storytime is the perfect book to introduce kids to the benefits of yoga.</p> <p>Discover the basics of practicing yoga by tracing the story of its beginnings in India, showing how its earliest practitioners observed things in nature, such as trees, cats, snakes, and lions, and then imitated their poses. They realized that the most simple and natural thing to do is breathe; the practice of yoga starts with becoming mindful of one's own breath and then learning how to breathe and do nothing more.</p>

Translated from the Portuguese.

Original title: Ioga

Published for the first time in 2016 in Spain by Fragmenta Editiorial.

Discover the basics of practicing yoga by tracing the story of its beginnings in India, showing how its earliest practitioners observed things in nature, such as trees, cats, snakes, and lions, and then imitated their poses. They realized that the most simple and natural thing to do is breathe; the practice of yoga starts with becoming mindful of one's own breath and then learning how to breathe and do nothing more. This book includes a reading guide as an important practical component for those who want to begin the practice of yoga through easy postures.

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