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theory and practice of yoga

John R.B. Campbell


Course Dates:

May 19 - May 30, 2014

Course times:

10:00 - 3:00

RELH 2195: Theory and Practice of Yoga


An investigation of yoga practice throughout history from multiple disciplinary perspectives.  Topics include yoga's origins in ancient India, systematic yoga theories in Buddhism and Hinduism, Tantric Yoga, and the medicalization and globalization of Yoga in the modern period.   Students' readings and writing assignments are supplemented throughout with practical instruction in yoga.

Total Tuition and Fees

Virginia Resident

Tuition $334 per Credit
Summer Fee  
Virginia Resident Total

Non Virginia Resident

Tuition $1,176.00 per Credit
Summer Fee  
Non-Virginia Total Costs



John R. B. Campbell, Assistant Professor
University of Virginia Department of Religious Studies