This book compiles the discussions between Swami Satyananda Saraswati and a group of French medical experts, physicians and yoga teachers who shared their views on Yoga and Medical Management of Cardiovascular Disease at Tenon Hospital, Paris in September 1981.
A yogi discusses the whole range of heart and vascular diseases plus the relevant co-existing diseases like diabetes mellitus and pulmonary disorders from the modern scientific as well as yogic viewpoints. Covered are the causes, patho-physiology and management of cardiovascular disorders such as hypertension, coronary heart disease, cardiac arrhythmia, stroke, cerebral degenerative diseases, peripheral vascular disease and arteriosclerosis, followed by the yogic explanation and in-depth yogic management with scientific back up.
The research data was correlated by an Australian doctor and the scientific disposition and language make the book ideal for both medical scientists and lay people alike.
About the Author:
Swami Satyanada Saraswati is an authority on Yoga and more than anything else the popularity of his other Books Kundalini Tantra,Asana Prana Yama Mudra Bandha, Nawa Yogini Tantra, Prana/Prana Yama/Prana Vidya, Meditation From The Tantras, Sure Ways To Self-Realisation (All the Titles available on Amazon.com)more than prove his prowess in his intense knowledge and the easy to understand language style.
He is the Founder of Bihar School of Yoga, the only school of it's kind.