Wise Studies have produced an audio course on Women in Yoga. Please visit their website to hear a sample and to buy the course. Also visit their site to check out their other great courses.
In 4 sessions Ruth explores the roles women have made in the history of ancient and modern yoga practice.
- Session 1 – Ruth discusses themes such as power, control and purity, types of female practitioners and their relation to modern practitioners.
- Session 2: Ruth discusses the role of gendered polarities in the traditions and the metaphysics of gender.
- Session 3: In this session Ruth explores the gendered yogic body.
- Session 4: In this session Ruth discusses the issues of women in globalised modern yoga