Articles on Yoga

What is Samadhi and How to Achieve It?

Dec 26,19

Samadhi is one of the key words of deeper Yoga practice, if not the most important. Yet few Yoga teachers …

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The Ancient Yoga of the Sun

Dec 19,19

 Let us Honor Surya, the Solar Godhead at the Winter Solstice and for the Entire Year What if the most …

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Secrets of the Five Pranas

Dec 17,19

While the subject of Prana is common in Yogic thought and while different forms of Prana may be introduced, the …

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Non-Human Gurus and the Forces of Nature

Dec 1,19

Non-Human Gurus and the Forces of NatureNon-Human Gurus and the Forces of Nature The human guru, though not necessarily physically …

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Shiva and Prana Yoga

Nov 20,19

  Shiva and Prana Yoga  Prana Yoga is one of the most important Yoga traditions and an integral part of …

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Yogic Neuroscience: Developing the Soma of the Brain and Beyond

Nov 7,19

Soma is part of a vast cosmic symbolism in Vedic thought and cannot be reduced to a single form, much …

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The Fifteenfold Non-dualistic Raja Yoga of Shankaracharya

Oct 15,19

Shankara, the Great Yogi Shankaracharya, or Adi Shankara the teacher, is one of the greatest spiritual masters in the history …

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Herbs for the Practice of Yoga 1: Introduction

Sep 23,19

Herbology for Yogis   Traditional Yoga has always rested on a special yogic diet with special yogic herbs to go …

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Yoga Therapy and Ayurveda: The Meaning of Chikitsa

Sep 17,19

YOGA THERAPY OR YOGA CHIKITSA   The Sanskrit term for therapy throughout its medical literature is Chikitsa, which literally refers …

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Meditation in Yoga and Ayurveda

Sep 13,19

Meditation is the key practice of traditional Yoga and the prime factor behind an authentic Ayurvedic lifestyle. Meditation goes to …

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