Tag: patanjali

Why Practice 6 Days A Week or Every Day?

  To become grounded in practice. "Practice becomes firmly grounded when well attended to for a long time, without break and in all earnestness."-Yoga Sutras of Patanjali 1:14 What is…
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Yoga Sutras For Modern Day Life: Do You Believe in Karma?

 Yoga Sutras of Patanjali 2:12- Our actions and their consequences, Karma, are influenced by the Kleshas. You may see the results of your Karma during this life or the next. Defining…
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Yoga Sutras for Modern Day Life: Insidious

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali 2:5:  Avidya (Ignorance) is seeing the impermanent as permanent, the impure as pure, the painful as pleasant and the non Self as the self.   Defining…
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Yoga Sutras For Modern Day Life: Peaceful Sleep, Peaceful Mind

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali 1:38 The mind can also be made steady by meditating on a dream or on dreamless sleep.   Defining the Sutra Patanjali continues to talk about techniques…
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Yoga Sutras For Modern Day Life: The Super Human Yogi

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali 1:35-Also the development of super sensory perception can aid in concentrating the mind   Defining the Sutra   The is the first mention of yogi super…
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Your Yoga Practice is a Weapon

Now, this is neither easy nor difficult. It is just simple. It is so simple that your mind-which is being pulled and pushed by so many factors, which is functioning…
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Yoga Sutras For Modern Day Life: Yoga Should Change You

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali 1:30: Obstacles (distractions)  on the path of yoga are sickness,dullness (inertia), Defining the Sutra A distraction to staying on the path of yoga is inertia or…
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Yoga Sutras For Modern Day Life: Devotion-The Ultimate Key To Success

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali 1:23 Or (samadhi can be attained) by devotion to ishvara.   Defining the Sutra: Joy and well being can be found by staying connected to supreme consciousness. The…
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