Yogic Studies Podcast 10 September 2020

PodcastYogic Studies - Seth Powell
TitleWomen and Gender in Yoga
Date10 September 2020

Yogic Studies Podcast - Women and Gender in Yoga

In this episode, we speak with Ruth Westoby (PhD Candidate, SOAS) about her background in Ashtanga, her doctoral research on women and gender in the history of yoga, female practitioners of Haṭha yoga and asceticism, frameworks for understanding the yogic body, rajas and bindu, as well as a preview of her upcoming online course, YS 111 | Women and Yoga: A History of Female Practitioners.