Dr. David Frawley
This is the first book on marma therapy published in the West. It clearly describes the 107 main marma points in location, properties, and usage. It explains in detail how to treat them with many methods, including massage, aromas, herbs, and yoga practices. Ayurveda and Marma Therapy is an essential reference guide for all students of yoga, ayurveda, massage, or natural healing.
About the Author
David Frawley is a Vedic teacher and educator with numerous books in several Vedic and Yogic fields published worldwide over the past thirty years. He is the founder and director of the American Institute of Vedic Studies in Santa Fe, New Mexico (www.vedanet.com), which offers courses and publications on Ayurvedic medicine, Yoga and meditation, and Vedic astrology. He is also involved in important research into ancient Vedic texts and is a well known modern exponent of Hinduism and Sanatana Dharma. His work is high respected in traditional circles in India, where he has received many awards, as well as influential in the West, where he is involved in many Vedic and Yogic schools, ashrams and associations.
Paperback: 259 pages
Publisher: Lotus Press; 3/31/03 edition (April 30, 2003)
Product Dimensions: 0.8 x 6 x 8.8 inches