Articles on Yoga

Yoga Psychology and the Yoga Sutras: The Sovereign Remedy to Go Beyond All Sorrow

Dec 22,18

The Yoga Sutras of Rishi Patanjali portrays a psychological view of Yoga, not a physical Yoga, which is only mentioned …

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Soma, the Bliss Principle in Vedic Knowledge

Oct 25,18

Soma, the Counterpart of Agni Every form of Agni has a corresponding form of Soma, without which it cannot function …

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Our Daily Journey in Consciousness           

Sep 22,18

  Our entire lives form an ongoing journey into consciousness that occurs one day at a time. We should treat …

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Mantra, Concentration and Meditation

Sep 16,18

  Concentration and Meditation   To reach the meditative state, concentration is required first. A scattered, distracted, and inattentive mind …

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Exploring the Inner Cosmology of Consciousness

Jun 26,18

  The inner cosmos has its own structure as does the outer cosmos. Each reflects the other. In fact, one …

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International Yoga Day 2018: Yoga and Ayurveda for all Humanity

Jun 16,18

2018 marks the fourth International Yoga Day since its inception in 2015 by the United Nations. It has now become …

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Mantra Yoga & Shakti Mantras

Apr 11,18

  Shakti Bija Mantras Adapted from book Mantra Yoga and Primal Sound Copyright David Frawley 2010 Besides the mantric power …

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Vedic Origins of Yoga: Shvetasvatara, the Vedic Yoga Upanishad

Nov 6,17

Adapted from Vedic Yoga: The Path of the Rishi In order to provide a better sense of how the Vedic …

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History of Asana and Exercise in India

Oct 26,17

By David Frawley (Vamadeva, www.vedanet.com) Adopted from Vedic Yoga: the Path of the Rishi In the following article, we will …

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Understanding the Secret Meaning of Ganesha

Sep 1,17

Who is Ganesha?   Ganesha is a figure of great mystery, power, and paradox. We sense in his unusual figure …

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