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Alistair Shearer’s “The Story of Yoga: From Ancient India to the Modern West” launched

Book titled ‘first definitive history’ of Yoga, “The Story of Yoga: From India to the Contemporary World” has been written by Scottish cultural historian Alistair Shearer, published by Penguin Random House.

The book reveals history boasting a colourful cast of characters past and present, in an engaging tale of scholars and scandal, science and spirit, wisdom and waywardness. The book is divided into 2 parts – Today and Yesterday, with 9 chapters, including “The Age of invasions”, “Female fitness” and “Yoga Goes West”.