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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One strong karma may call for a body, and all other similar karmas that can make
use of that particular vehicle to bring their reactions will join in. It's something like
a taxi driver collecting a number of people at the airport and bringing them into ...
You need not get a human body. If your thoughts are animalistic, the karmas may
call for an animal's body. If someone is always cunning in this life, the reactions
will bring forth more cunning actions which might be better expressed through a ...
If you break that meditation all of a sudden, you may wonder, "What happened to
my body?" Even the body is forgotten in real meditation. You are above time and
space; you are out of the body. When I say "out of the body," don't think I mean ...
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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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