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Warrior pose : how yoga (literally) saved my life

Author: Bhava Ram
Publisher: Dallas, Texas : BenBella Books Inc., [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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War correspondent Brad Willis was accustomed to risk. But when mortal danger came, it was from an unexpected direction. A broken back and failed surgery left Willis permanently disabled and condemned to life in a body brace. Then came a diagnosis of terminal, stage IV throat cancer. Willis chose to abandon Western medicine and embrace the most esoteric practices of Yoga to heal his body, mind, and soul. As a symbol  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Bhava Ram
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bhava Ram
ISBN: 9781937856694 1937856690
OCLC Number: 841051142
Awards: Commended for IndieFab awards (Body/Mind/Spirit) 2013
Description: xix, 362 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Dispatches --
The abyss --
Yoga --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Brad Willis aka Bhava Ram.

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War correspondent Brad Willis was accustomed to risk. But when mortal danger came, it was from an unexpected direction. A broken back and failed surgery left Willis permanently disabled and condemned to life in a body brace. Then came a diagnosis of terminal, stage IV throat cancer. Willis chose to abandon Western medicine and embrace the most esoteric practices of Yoga to heal his body, mind, and soul. As a symbol of his journey, he took the spiritual name Bhava Ram, which stands for "Living from the Heart."

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"Warrior Pose is Indiana Jones merged with Gautama Buddha, a miraculous affirmation of the power of self-healing, a war story, a love story, and a spiritual journey of epic proportion. It is your Read more...

 
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