Books & Resources: Pranayama & The Breath

More Books

While we have highlighted a few outstanding books, there are literally hundreds of wonderful books and we encourage you to peruse the entire list. Any one of these may be just what you need!

  1. Brown, Richard P MD & Patricia L Gerbarg MD — The Healing Power of the Breath  link

  2. Iyengar, B.K.S. — Light on Pranayama: The Yogic Art of Breathing  link

  3. Maehle, Gregor — Pranayama The Breath of Yoga  link

  4. McGonigal, Kelly — Yoga for Pain Relief: Simple Practices to Calm Your Mind and Heal Your Chronic Pain  link

  5. Mohan, A.G. — Yoga for Body, Breath, and Mind chapter 6  link

  6. Payne, Larry — Yoga RX  link

  7. Powers, Sarah — Insight Yoga chapters 15 & 18  link

  8. Rama, Swami, Ballentine, Rudolph MD — Hymes, Alan MD, Science of Breath  link

  9. Rosen, Richard — The Yoga of Breath: A Step-by-Step Guide to Pranayama  link

  10. Rosen, Richard — Pranayama Beyond the Fundamentals: An In-Depth Guide to Yogic Breathing  link

  11. Sabatini, Sandra — Breath: The Essence of Yoga  link

  12. Schiffman, Erich — Yoga: The Spirit and Practice of Moving into Stillness chapter 6  link

  13. Stephens, Mark — Teaching Yoga, chapter 8  link

  14. Vranich, Dr. Belisa — Breathe: The Simple, Revolutionary 14-Day Program to Improve Your Mental and Physical Health  link


  • Lad, Vasant, Pranayama for Self-Healing (DVD)  link
  • Rosen, Richard, The Practice of Pranayama: An In-Depth Guide to the Yoga of Breath (includes 7 CDs)  link


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