Articles on Yoga

Herbs for the Practice of Yoga 1: Introduction

Jan 3,18

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

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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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Yoga as a Science of Consciousness

Aug 12,17

Need for Higher Consciousness How can we bring a higher consciousness into the world that creates peace and harmony, removing …

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Why we must honour the sun and do yoga

Jul 3,17

The following article by Dr David Frawley was first published by DailyO. We certainly need more light in the world …

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This is why Shiva is so relevant

Feb 28,17

If we carefully examine the tradition of Shiva worship, we find something very different than the shadow of superstition often cast upon it. Shaivism contains among the world’s most sophisticated mystical and yogic philosophies. It has numerous texts of tremendous detail, and profundity on all aspects of life, the universe, karma, rebirth and liberation of the soul.

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

Sep 21,16

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

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Yogic Neuroscience: The Brain and the Thousand-Petal Lotus of the Head

Apr 5,16

  By Dr David Frawley a.k.a. Pandit Vamadeva Shastri The thousand-petal lotus of the head or the crown chakra is …

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Why Lord Shiva is the Ultimate Grandmaster of Yoga

Mar 5,16

Lord Shiva, among the great deities of Hinduism, most personifies the practice of yoga. As Yogeshvara, the great lord of …

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