Guy Donahaye and Eddie Stern’s book Guruji contains interviews with over thirty Ashtanga practitioners, who were direct students of Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, and recounts his life and teachings through their experiences. Included in this group is John Scott.
Guruji: A Portrait of Sri K. Pattabhi Jois Through the Eyes of His Students
By Guy Donahaye and Eddie Stern
In Guruji, we come to understand how the intensely physical and elaborate asana-based ashtanga system he handed down is, in fact, a deeply spiritual discipline, and we learn by example about the challenges and rewards of integrating yogic practice into lived lives.