Yoga Sutras


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Here are 10 insights into the role of concentration (dharana) in your development as a yogi, as inspired by the Yoga Sutras.

Yogas Chitta Vritti Nirodha: Patanjali's Definition of Yoga, Explained Yogas Chitta Vritti Nirodha: Patanjali's Definition of Yoga, Explained Yogas Chitta Vritti Nirodha: Patanjali's Definition of Yoga, Explained Yogas Chitta Vritti Nirodha: Patanjali's Definition of Yoga, Explained


Learn the meaning of Patanjali's famous definition of yoga and how to practice it.

Ego Ego Ego Ego


Judgment and guilt are just a couple of signs that our ego has taken over. Learn how to confront your ego and take back control of your...

Reconnect With The 8 Limbs of Yoga in 2018 Reconnect With The 8 Limbs of Yoga in 2018 Reconnect With The 8 Limbs of Yoga in 2018 Reconnect With The 8 Limbs of Yoga in 2018


Reconnect with your practice, your awareness and your appreciation of The Eight Limbs of Yoga. In doing so, may your resolutions,...

Ahimsa: The Number One Yama of the First Limb of Yoga Ahimsa: The Number One Yama of the First Limb of Yoga Ahimsa: The Number One Yama of the First Limb of Yoga Ahimsa: The Number One Yama of the First Limb of Yoga


Considered the most important virtue in The Yoga Sutras, ahimsa challenges us to be kind in our thoughts, words and actions. And not just...

Not All Asana: The Eight Limbs of Yoga and What They Mean for Your Practice Not All Asana: The Eight Limbs of Yoga and What They Mean for Your Practice Not All Asana: The Eight Limbs of Yoga and What They Mean for Your Practice Not All Asana: The Eight Limbs of Yoga and What They Mean for Your Practice


Most are familiar with the asana (posture practice) 'limb'; however, it is the intertwining practice of all eight that leads us to the...

Svadhyaya: Spend a Lifetime Getting to Know Yourself & Deepening Your Yoga Practice Svadhyaya: Spend a Lifetime Getting to Know Yourself & Deepening Your Yoga Practice Svadhyaya: Spend a Lifetime Getting to Know Yourself & Deepening Your Yoga Practice Svadhyaya: Spend a Lifetime Getting to Know Yourself & Deepening Your Yoga Practice


Svadhyaya, the lifetime of studying one's self, is part of the spiritual path to deepening your yoga practice.

Try Aqua Yoga This August, Then Soak in the 5 Yamas (Commitments) of Yoga Try Aqua Yoga This August, Then Soak in the 5 Yamas (Commitments) of Yoga Try Aqua Yoga This August, Then Soak in the 5 Yamas (Commitments) of Yoga Try Aqua Yoga This August, Then Soak in the 5 Yamas (Commitments) of Yoga


Curious about Aqua yoga? Discover what this new style of yoga can teach us about the principles of yoga and how we can learn to use it to...

3 Ways to Control Prana With More Than the Traditional Breath 3 Ways to Control Prana With More Than the Traditional Breath 3 Ways to Control Prana With More Than the Traditional Breath 3 Ways to Control Prana With More Than the Traditional Breath


Yoga therapist and author, Jennie Lee, clears up the misunderstanding that pranayama is only about breath control and explains how you can...

Breathe Easy With These 5 Yogic Breathing Exercises Breathe Easy With These 5 Yogic Breathing Exercises Breathe Easy With These 5 Yogic Breathing Exercises Breathe Easy With These 5 Yogic Breathing Exercises


For thousands of years, breathing techniques have been practiced by yogis to reach higher states of consciousness. Today, anyone can...

How to Choose Love Over Fear With Each Thought How to Choose Love Over Fear With Each Thought How to Choose Love Over Fear With Each Thought How to Choose Love Over Fear With Each Thought


Every choice is directed by one of two states of consciousness – love or fear. Learn how to change your consciousness away from fear and...

Let Go of Attachment With This Daily Practice From 'True Yoga' (Excerpt) Let Go of Attachment With This Daily Practice From 'True Yoga' (Excerpt) Let Go of Attachment With This Daily Practice From 'True Yoga' (Excerpt) Let Go of Attachment With This Daily Practice From 'True Yoga' (Excerpt)


Jennie Lee, author of 'True Yoga,' shares her exploration with attachment and while not easy, is worth the pay-off in inner peace. Her...

Know Your Atman (Self) Know Your Atman (Self) Know Your Atman (Self) Know Your Atman (Self)


Self-study is vital to connecting with our higher Self. Learn how asana practice, meditation, and contemplative practices like journaling...

The 5 Yamas According to Patanjali The 5 Yamas According to Patanjali The 5 Yamas According to Patanjali The 5 Yamas According to Patanjali


Patanjali laid out the five yamas to abide by: ahimsa, satya, asteya, brahmacharya and aparigraha. Learn the five yamas, or behavioral...

The Foundation of The Yoga Sutras The Foundation of The Yoga Sutras The Foundation of The Yoga Sutras The Foundation of The Yoga Sutras


The Yoga Sutras came about as a code of conduct for how to practice yoga during a time when there were a lot of different rituals and rules...

What Is The True Meaning of Yoga? What Is The True Meaning of Yoga? What Is The True Meaning of Yoga? What Is The True Meaning of Yoga?


The true meaning of yoga is union with universal consciousness. Learn how the various limbs of yoga, pranayama, asana, and meditation, all...

Tapas and the Discipline of Yoga Tapas and the Discipline of Yoga Tapas and the Discipline of Yoga Tapas and the Discipline of Yoga


In yoga, tapas is a kind of inner discipline and heat we generate through our practice. Generating tapas purifies both out body and mind....

Pratyahara: The Fifth Limb of Yoga Pratyahara: The Fifth Limb of Yoga Pratyahara: The Fifth Limb of Yoga Pratyahara: The Fifth Limb of Yoga


As a turtle draws itself into its shell, so too must we learn to draw our mind inward. Learn how the practice of pratyahara can revitalize...

Exploring the 5 Kleshas Exploring the 5 Kleshas Exploring the 5 Kleshas Exploring the 5 Kleshas


Kleshas are afflicting emotions, like greed and egocentricity, that limit us from connecting with our own divine nature. Learn how to...