Ecce Homo (“Behold the Man”)
The Perfect Man Reincarnated
Pontius Pilate was the fifth prefect of the Roman province of Judaea from AD 26–36. He served under Emperor Tiberius, and is best known from the biblical account of the trial and crucifixion of Jesus.
The sources for Pilate’s life are an inscription known as the Pilate Stone, which confirms his historicity and…en.wikipedia.org
Reincarnation is the religious or philosophical concept that the soul or spirit, after biological death, can begin a new life in a new body. This doctrine is a central tenet of the Hindu religion. It is also a common belief of various ancient and modern religions such as Spiritism, Theosophy, and Eckankar, and is found as well in many tribal societies around the world, in places such as Siberia, West Africa, North America, and Australia.
2. Joseph H. Pilates
The original direct disciples of Joseph “Joe” Pilates included:
- Eve Gentry
- Ron Fletcher
- Carola Trier
- Mary Bowen
- Kathy Grant
- Lolita San Miguel
- Jay Grimes
- Audrey May
- Romana Kryzanowska
Pilates was a sickly child and suffered from asthma, rickets, and rheumatic fever, and he dedicated his entire life to improving his physical strength. Besides skiing frequently, he began studying body-building, yoga, “kung fu” (probably what is now known as qigong), and gymnastics. By the age of 14, he was fit enough to pose for anatomical charts. Pilates came to believe that the “modern” life-style, bad posture, and inefficient breathing lay at the roots of poor health. He ultimately devised a series of exercises and training-techniques and engineered all the equipment, specifications, and tuning required to teach his methods properly.
Developed from the rehabilitative techniques of Joseph H. Pilates (1880-1967), Pilates is an exercise system that is…www.pppilates.com