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Eridani Baker

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The pronunciation is so bad

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Reviewed: 07-10-2020

The Sanskrit pronunciation is so bad I nearly didn’t make it through it through the listen.

Terrible pronunciation

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Reviewed: 30-06-2020

The pronunciation of Sanskrit words in this is so so so bad that it’s a little off putting. The way it’s read does not at all match Iyengar‘s timbre. Surely an Indian voice artist could have done the recording? The content is great, but the presentation is shonky.

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Equal by virtue of being alive

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Reviewed: 05-09-2019

Inhale lift prayer hands up high see your thumbs Exhale fold forward plug hands Half way lift inhale Exhale step or jump back chaturanga Inhale upward facing dog Exhale downward facing dog, pause. I read your book to my yoga students to help them set their intentions for class. You’re very famous.