Tag: samadhi

Practice, Practice, Practice

I saw a post today where someone was going through a very emotional experience and wondered "how the limbs of yoga could help them now?" I will use an analogy.…
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Ask the AYP: What is an Established Yoga Practice?

I was asked by Natalie to define Sutra 1:14-"Practice becomes firmly grounded when well attended to for a long time, without break and in all earnestness." What feels like a…
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Don’t Sweat the Technique

I speak in discreet cause talk is cheap Then I get deep in the beat then completes Compose with physique never weak or obsolete They never grow old technique's become…
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The Myth of the Perfect Yoga Practice

I had a dream that one day I would get on my mat and everything would be easy. That if I practice every day and work hard, I would one…
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Interview with Gregor Maehle on Samadhi

  Ashtanga teacher and practitioner, Gregor Maehle is  the author of Ashtanga Yoga Practice and Philosophy, Ashtanga Yoga: The intermediate Series, Yoga Meditation, and Pranayama: The Breath of Yoga.  With each…
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Yoga Sutras For Modern Day Life: A Yogi on the Mat and a Jerk In the Streets

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali 1:18:  By the firm practice of the cessation of the mental modifications(right knowledge, misconception, verbal delusion deep, sleep memory), the impressions only remain. This is the…
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Yoga Sutras For Modern Day Life: I Bet You Hate This Part of the Yoga Class

Yoga Sutra of Patanjali 1:17 -Types of objective samadhi are deliberative,reflective   Defining the Sutra Today, we continue to define, Sutra 1:17. Go here for previous segments of Yoga Sutras for Modern…
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Yoga Sutras for Modern Day Life: Help For Those Who Don’t Just Wake Up Like This

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali 1:17: The 4 levels of Samadhi, done on an object are,  For the sake of brevity,We will be discussing this verse in parts.   Defining the Sutra…
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