Articles on Yoga

Marma Points and the Practice of Yoga

Feb 4,20

Marmas and Pratyahara: Marmas as Control Points Marmas are prime energy points on the body, in sensitive regions, like joints …

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The Ayurvedic Effects of Asana Practice

Feb 1,20

According to the philosophy of Yoga, the physical body is a manifestation of consciousness. It is a crystallization of karmic …

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Yoga and Buddhism: Similarities and Differences

Jan 9,20

Hindu Yoga and Buddhism are sister traditions which evolved in the same dharmic culture of ancient India. The Dalai Lama …

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Veda and Yoga are One: Veda is knowledge and Yoga is its practice

Dec 30,19

Veda is knowledge and Yoga is its practice. It is that simple. They are two sides of the same truth. …

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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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