New to yoga? Looking for books to read to find out more? Here is our Suggested Yoga Reading List. Enjoy! (By the way, we are trying something new to help cover the cost of operating this website, becoming an Amazon Associate. As an Amazon Associate we can earn from qualifying purchases. If this is disagreeable to you, you are free to research the products yourself and buy them without using our affiliate links.)

Our top 3 favorite Suggested Yoga Reading List books:
1- LIGHT ON YOGA by BKS Iyengar – Find it on Amazon here: Light on Yoga: The Bible of Modern Yoga
2- YOGALIFE: 10 Steps to Freedom by Johanna (Maheshvari) Mosca, PhD. (www.sedonaspirityoga.com) – Find it on Amazon here: YogaLife: 10 Steps to Freedom
3- Yoga Toolbox for Teachers and Students: Yoga Posture Cards for Integrating Mind, Body &Spirit, A Powerful Tool for Healing by Joseph and Lilian Le Page from Integrative Yoga Therapy (www.iytyogatherapy.com) – Find it on Amazon here: Yoga Toolbox for Teachers and Students, 3rd Edition

Also Suggested Yoga Reading List books we love:
LIGHT ON PRANAYAMA: The Yogic Art of Breathing by BKS Iyengar
YOGA: A Gem for Women by Geeta S. Iyengar
PATAFJALI’S YOGA SUTRAS: An Introduction by TKV Desikachar
ESSENTIAL YOGA: An Illustrated Guide by Olivia Miller
RITUALS OF HEALING: Using Imagery for Health and Wellness by Jeanne Achterberg, Barbara Dossey, et al.
YOGA OF HEART: The Healing Power of Intimate Connection by Mark Whitwell
YOGA by Sophy Hoare
The YOGA SUTRAS of PATANJALI by Sri Swami Satchidananda
ANATOMY of HATHA YOGA by H. David Coulter
YOGA TRADITION: Its History, Literature, Philosophy and Practice by Georg Feuerstein
YOGA: MASTERING THE BASICS by Sandra Anderson and Rolf Sovik
HOW TO MEDITATE by Larry Terkel
YOGA for WELLNESS by Gary Kraftsow
THE HEART of YOGA by Desikachar
AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY of a YOGI by ParamahansaYogananda
JIVAMUKTI By Shannon Gannon and David Life
YOGA – THE SPIRIT and PRACTICE OF MOVING INTO STILLNESS by Eric Schiffman
THE SIVANANDA COMPANION to YOGA by the Sivananda Yoga Center
ANATOMY OF MOVEMENT by Blandine Calais-Germain
LIGHT ON THE YOGA SUTRAS OF PATANJALII by BKS Iyengar
TEACHING YOGA: EXPLORING the TEACHER-STUDENT RELATIONSHIP, D. Farhi.
THE ANATOMY COLORING BOOK by Wynn Kapit and Lawrence Elson
ANATOMY of MOVEMENT EXERCISES by Blandine Calais-Germain&Andree Lamotte
ANATOMY: A REGIONAL ATLAS of the HUMAN BODY by Carmine D. Clementi
DYNAMIC ALIGNMENT THROUGH IMAGERY: by Eric Franklin
THE UPANISHADS by EknathEaswaran
The BHAGAVAD GITA
RAMAKRISHNA: A BIOGRAPHY by Christopher Isherwood
THE YOGA TRADITION of the Mysore Palace by N.E. Sjoman
PERFECT BALANCE: Ayurvedic Nutrition for Mind Body and Soul by Arteya
PRENATAL YOGA: Natural Childbirth by Jeannine Parvati Baker
PRAKRITI: Your Ayurvedic Constitution by Dr. Robert Svoboda
GODS AND GODESSES OF INDIA by BK Chaturvedi
The MAHABHARATA by Jean Claude Carriere translated by Peter Brooke