Articles on Yoga

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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The Flow of Soma

May 21,18

By David Frawley (Pandit Vamadeva Shastri) In the following article we will discuss the Vedic principle of Soma and its …

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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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Yogic Neuroscience: Developing the Soma of the Brain and Beyond

Mar 12,18

This is a Vedanet.com exclusive article by Dr. David Frawley Soma is part of a vast cosmic symbolism in Vedic thought. …

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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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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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