The Practice of Yoga, folio 5, from Sidh Siddhant Padhati, 1824 CE, attributed to the 'Muslim Artist' aka Bulaki. Mehrangarh Museum Trust, Jodhpur, Rajasthan. "A Nath Yogi Practicing Yoga (Pranayama)". Maharaja Man Singh of Jodhpur was an ardent devotee of the Nath sect. During his reign, exquisite paintings of Naths were produced. Master Artists worked hard for the Maharaja, who was mad in devotion to his Guru Jalladharnathji.
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