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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36* VI$OKA VA JYOTISMATl Visoka = blissful; va = or; jyotishmati = the supreme
light. Or by concentrating on the supreme, ever- blissful Light within. You can
imagine a brilliant divine light which is beyond all anxieties, fear and worry — a ...
final analysis, only the light of understanding will remove the darkness of
ignorance. There is a story, given in the scriptures, that illustrates this. Once a
man walked into the backyard of his house during twilight. All of a sudden, in a
dark corner, ...
The Seer is nothing but the power of seeing which, although pure, appears to see
through the mind. After discussing Prakriti, Patanjali talks about the Seer, or
Purusha. Even though the light is pure and never-changing, it appears to change
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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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