5. Case Studies

Post-lineage Yoga - From Guru to #MeToo - Theodora Wildcroft

Theodora Wildcroft [+-]
The Open University
Theodora Wildcroft is an associate researcher in the Department of Religious Studies at the Open University and Co-ordinator for the School of Yoga Studies at SOAS.


Part 2 moves to six case studies of yoga teachers who are key figures in their common subculture. 6 practice case studies, each with a key theme: Case study 1: “The pristine body” Case study 2: The “microbial temple” Case study 3: The dance of “Śiva and Śakti” Case study 4: “Part of you and part of nature and everything” Case study 5: “Building nerves of steel” with building blocks of practice Case study 6: “One step in the world and one step in spirit”

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Wildcroft, Theo. 5. Case Studies. Post-lineage Yoga - From Guru to #MeToo. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 93-144 Dec 2020. ISBN 9781781799406. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=39172. Date accessed: 27 Oct 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.39172. Dec 2020

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