Tags » Chitta

How to study the YogaSutras

Scriptures or religious texts may be used for many reasons; to provide meaning and purpose, to evoke a deeper connection with the Divine, to convey sacred truths, to promote moralistic experiences that foster communal identity, and guide individual and community through ritualistic practice. 2,108 more words

Raja Yoga

Yoga Sutra 1.2: definition and purpose of Yoga

1.2 yogah cittavritti nirodhah

One of the most significant definitions of Yoga: “Yoga is the cessation (fluctuations) of mental modifications of the mind.” this sutra brings us to understand why do we practice Yoga. 378 more words

The more we cloak our divinity, the dimmer that spark becomes. If we choose to shape our lives according to the lesser amount of light, rather than the boundless amount of light from the source, this becomes the yardstick by which all our experiences are measured.

10 more words
Sincerely Spirit

The Yoga Begins Now

“When everything else is stripped away, the essential is revealed.” — B.K.S. Iyengar

The practices along the eight-limbed path of yoga re-align us with universal consciousness ( 148 more words