Aaron Hoopes

Biography

For over twenty-eight years Aaron Hoopes has been a student of the martial arts, Eastern philosophy, and alternative medicine. He has a degree in Asian History and Japanese Culture from Tulane University and has spent many years studying in Japan, Australia and the USA. He holds a third degree black belt in Japanese Shotokan Karate and is a certified instructor of karate, Shanti Yoga and Meditation, Tai Chi, and Qigong.

He is the founder of Zen Yoga which combines clarity of thought and awareness found in the martial arts with the peaceful stretching and breathing of yoga. He strives to make Zen Yoga available to anyone regardless of fitness level, age or mindset. He travels and teaches around the world. He also teaches an Online Correspondence Course that assists people with putting this work into daily practice.

Where to find Aaron Hoopes online


Where to buy in print


Books

Richtiges Atmen
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 8,090. Language: German. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
Das Geheimnis für ein glückliches, gesundes und langes Leben
Die Zen Anti-Diät: Bewusstes Essen für Gesundheit, Vitalität und Gewichtsabnahme
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 14,970. Language: German. Published: March 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
(5.00)
Die Zen Anti-Diätmethode schafft eine positive Beziehung zur Ernährung und zum Essen selbst. Sie ist die Antwort auf den alarmierenden Verfall der Lebenseinstellung, die mehr und mehr dem Problem des Übergewichts, den körperlichen und seelischen Krankheiten und dem Stress unterlegen ist.
Breathe Smart: The Secret to Happiness, Health and Long Life
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
(5.00)
Learn the secret Yoga and Tai Chi masters have known for centuries and discover one of the most fundamental dimensions of good health: proper breathing. Breathe Smart shows us how, through deep, conscious breathing we can raise the level of oxygen in the body and reap the benefits of increased energy, better health, and a stronger sense of well-being.
Tales of Ancient Wisdom: The Adventures of Zin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A collection of spiritual zen/taoist stories woven together into a narrative following Zin, a sage-like character who embodies the essence of the ancient masters of old. Some of the stories are retellings of tales from long ago while others are the author's original creations reflecting his many years of study in the Eastern martial and healing arts.
Zen Anti-Diet: Mindful Eating for Health, Vitality and Weightloss
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
(5.00)
Zen Anti-Diet is a method for creating a positive relationship with food and eating. It is a response to the needs of a population that is falling prey, at an alarming rate, to weight issues, disease, mental disorders and stress. At a time when the challenges of life seem overwhelming, becoming more conscious of the choices we make regarding food and eating is vital to our health and well-being.
Catch the Cat
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(4.00)
Meet Zink, an impish purple cat with wizard-like abilities who teaches two misfits, Justin and Nikki, five secret words to help them be happier and healthier. This innovative children's book empowers children to develop healthy lifestyle habits to last a lifetime. Topics include bullying, exercise, obesity, dieting, and self-confidence. Ideal for children of all ages.

Smashwords book reviews by Aaron Hoopes

  • The Trials of Huckleberry Finn: Adventures with Sam Clemens on Jan. 11, 2011

    A wonderful addition to the classic literature of Mark Twain. David Hoopes has found Huck's voice. He weaves a delightful tale bringing all the familiar characters back to life and adding Samuel Clemens to the mix. Anyone with a passion for Mark Twain will love this tale.