The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
Integral Yoga Publications, 1990 - Health & Fitness - 263 pages
This valuable book provides a complete manual for the study and practice of Raja Yoga, the path of concentration and meditation. This new deluxe printing of these timeless teachings is a treasure to be read and referred to again and again by seekers treading the spiritual path. The classic Sutras (thought-threads), at least 4,000 years old, cover the yogic teachings on ethics, meditation, and physical postures, and provide directions for dealing with situations in daily life. The Sutras are presented here in the purest form, with the original Sanskrit and with translation, transliteration, and commentary by Sri Swami Satchidananda, one of the most respected and revered contemporary Yoga masters. In this classic context, Sri Swamiji offers practical advice based on his own experience for mastering the mind and achieving physical, mental and emotional harmony.
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"To Heaven, to Lord Siva's place." "Oh, could you please do something for me
there?" "Sure, what can I do?" "Could you find out from the Lord for how many
more births I must meditate ? I have been sitting here for quite a long time, so
In the seventeenth chapter of the Bhagavad Gita, Lord Krishna talks about
tapasya. He says, "Those who practice severe austerities not enjoined by the
scriptures; who are given to hypocrisy and egoism, impelled by the forces of lust
"He is Lord Siva come to teach me some scripture. Let me learn from him."
Turning to his disguised enemy, he said, "Please take your seat." The other king
said, "This is a very holy scripture — very sacred and secret. It should only be
taught to ...
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One of my favourite translations of the Yoga Sutras. It includes the Devanagari and transliteration along with practical and accessible commentary that resonates with the modern reader. My only ... Read full review
Samadhi Portion on Contemplation
Sadhana Pada Portion on Practice
Vibhuti Pada Portion on Accomplishments
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