Scriptures


Guru Gita Guru Gita Guru Gita Guru Gita


Learn the importance of studying and chanting the Guru Gita, as well as explore some favorite verses.

Choosing the Best Translation of the Bhagavad Gita Choosing the Best Translation of the Bhagavad Gita Choosing the Best Translation of the Bhagavad Gita Choosing the Best Translation of the Bhagavad Gita


The Bhagavad Gita is a must-read for all yogis, but with so many translations out there, which version should you read? Here are five best...

The Vedas The Vedas The Vedas The Vedas


Explore just what the Vedas are and what they can teach us as students of yoga.

5 'O Arjuna' Quotes From the Bhagavad Gita for You and Your Yoga Practice 5 'O Arjuna' Quotes From the Bhagavad Gita for You and Your Yoga Practice 5 'O Arjuna' Quotes From the Bhagavad Gita for You and Your Yoga Practice 5 'O Arjuna' Quotes From the Bhagavad Gita for You and Your Yoga Practice


Here are five pieces of counsel from the Bhagavad Gita offered by Lord Krishna to Prince Arjuna with notes on how you might find use for...

'Ramayana': The Indian Love Story of Rama and Sita 'Ramayana': The Indian Love Story of Rama and Sita 'Ramayana': The Indian Love Story of Rama and Sita 'Ramayana': The Indian Love Story of Rama and Sita


The 'Ramayana' is an ancient Indian poem about two soul mates who inspire love — in all its forms — to this day. Here are a few life...

11 Beautiful, Inspirational Quotes From Yoga Scripture 11 Beautiful, Inspirational Quotes From Yoga Scripture 11 Beautiful, Inspirational Quotes From Yoga Scripture 11 Beautiful, Inspirational Quotes From Yoga Scripture


Yoga scriptures offer us continual inspiration for living a more spiritual life and deepening our asana practice. Find out why this matters...

The Main Message of the Upanishads Explained The Main Message of the Upanishads Explained The Main Message of the Upanishads Explained The Main Message of the Upanishads Explained


The Upanishads are an ancient Hindu body of text used in yogic philosophy, among other disciplines. It's possibly the first offering for...

Yogapedia's Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita Yogapedia's Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita Yogapedia's Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita Yogapedia's Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita


What is the Bhagavad Gita really about and why is it so important to yoga? Read more here to find out why 'the Gita' is such a classic.

Secrets of the Ancient Yoga Scriptures Secrets of the Ancient Yoga Scriptures Secrets of the Ancient Yoga Scriptures Secrets of the Ancient Yoga Scriptures


The ancient yogic scriptures reveal ways for us to break free from suffering. Find out how, including the greatest 'secret' of all.

Gandhi and the Gita Gandhi and the Gita Gandhi and the Gita Gandhi and the Gita


Do you know what Mahatma Gandhi and the Bhagavad Gita have in common? Why did Gandhi refer to the Gita as his 'mother?' These questions...