Mantra


The Sixth Limb of Yoga: Dharana The Sixth Limb of Yoga: Dharana The Sixth Limb of Yoga: Dharana The Sixth Limb of Yoga: Dharana


Dharana, the sixth limb of yoga, is the practice of maintaining focus on something, as a means of making the mind stable and binding body,...

The Magic of Mantras: An Interview with Yogi and Mantra Musician Saul David Raye The Magic of Mantras: An Interview with Yogi and Mantra Musician Saul David Raye The Magic of Mantras: An Interview with Yogi and Mantra Musician Saul David Raye The Magic of Mantras: An Interview with Yogi and Mantra Musician Saul David Raye


We recently chatted with yoga teacher and mantra musician, Saul David Raye, on how yoga has transformed his life and how mantra can be used...

Meditation & Mindfulness: What's the Difference? Meditation & Mindfulness: What's the Difference? Meditation & Mindfulness: What's the Difference? Meditation & Mindfulness: What's the Difference?


Mindfulness and meditation get a lot of attention, but what's the difference between these two practices? Here's what these two techniques...

The Best Meditation Style to Help Bring You into Balance The Best Meditation Style to Help Bring You into Balance The Best Meditation Style to Help Bring You into Balance The Best Meditation Style to Help Bring You into Balance


While all meditations are tools for reaching liberation, they aren’t equivalent. Every one fits different styles better. Here's a look at...

The Personality of Mantras: Yogis Tell Us Their Mantras and Why They Connect With Them The Personality of Mantras: Yogis Tell Us Their Mantras and Why They Connect With Them The Personality of Mantras: Yogis Tell Us Their Mantras and Why They Connect With Them The Personality of Mantras: Yogis Tell Us Their Mantras and Why They Connect With Them


The personality of mantras is fascinating. Each one resonates with a person differently, and so we reached out to some yogis and asked them...

10 Enlightening Quotes from Top Meditation Guide Sally Kempton 10 Enlightening Quotes from Top Meditation Guide Sally Kempton 10 Enlightening Quotes from Top Meditation Guide Sally Kempton 10 Enlightening Quotes from Top Meditation Guide Sally Kempton


Meditation is a common path most yogis choose to walk down. Sally Kempton is one of the leading mediation guides. Here are 10 of her most...

Baba Nam Kevalam Baba Nam Kevalam Baba Nam Kevalam Baba Nam Kevalam


Baba Nam Kevalam is a popular mantra confirming the universal truth of love. Learn the meaning of its Sanskrit words, the benefits of...

The Makings of a Japa Mantra and How to Add This Yogic Practice to Your Sadhana The Makings of a Japa Mantra and How to Add This Yogic Practice to Your Sadhana The Makings of a Japa Mantra and How to Add This Yogic Practice to Your Sadhana The Makings of a Japa Mantra and How to Add This Yogic Practice to Your Sadhana


Japa mantra is a type of mantra practice that helps to calm the mind, protecting it from recurring negative thoughts. Learn how to perform...

Chanting Chanting Chanting Chanting


Mantras are a sacred and powerful way to invoke the Divine within us. Learn 4 of our favorites and the blessings they bring to yogis who...

5 Powerful Mantras and Their Sacred Meanings 5 Powerful Mantras and Their Sacred Meanings 5 Powerful Mantras and Their Sacred Meanings 5 Powerful Mantras and Their Sacred Meanings


Mantras are a great tool to add to your meditation practice. Here are 5 powerful mantras and what they really mean.

Mantra Mantra Mantra Mantra


Whether you’re new to mantras or have been chanting Om for decades, here are the six most common ones, what they mean and how these sacred...

5 Sacred Mantras to Jump-start Your Japa Meditation Practice 5 Sacred Mantras to Jump-start Your Japa Meditation Practice 5 Sacred Mantras to Jump-start Your Japa Meditation Practice 5 Sacred Mantras to Jump-start Your Japa Meditation Practice


Japa meditation is the use of mantra chanting in order to still the mind and open the path to enlightenment. Here are five sacred mantras...

So'ham. I Am That. So'ham. I Am That. So'ham. I Am That. So'ham. I Am That.


A Sanskrit mantra, So'ham answers the question, 'Who am I?' Learn why as well as how to perform this easy yet spiritually advancing mantra...

Ong So Hung: A Heart-Opening Mantra Ong So Hung: A Heart-Opening Mantra Ong So Hung: A Heart-Opening Mantra Ong So Hung: A Heart-Opening Mantra


Learn the meaning of this Sanskrit mantra as well as how it can help meet you wherever you are in your spiritual journey, bringing you...

15 Minutes With DJ Taz About His Personal Yoga Practice 15 Minutes With DJ Taz About His Personal Yoga Practice 15 Minutes With DJ Taz About His Personal Yoga Practice 15 Minutes With DJ Taz About His Personal Yoga Practice


Yogapedia sits down with DJ Taz to discuss his view on purpose, creativity and meditation. The DJ fills us in on his personal yoga practice...

Good Luck Yoga Good Luck Yoga Good Luck Yoga Good Luck Yoga


If you’re superstitious about Friday the 13th or just want to usher in a bit of extra good luck this weekend, the following yoga techniques...

4 Mantras That Will Transform Your Life 4 Mantras That Will Transform Your Life 4 Mantras That Will Transform Your Life 4 Mantras That Will Transform Your Life


Here are four popular mantras that can transform your life by helping you retrieve energy, restore balance, attract love and remove...

7 Modern Mantras for Positive Self-Talk 7 Modern Mantras for Positive Self-Talk 7 Modern Mantras for Positive Self-Talk 7 Modern Mantras for Positive Self-Talk


Negative self-talk driving you crazy or getting you down? Make up your mind to turn it around and practice these seven 'modern' mantras for...

Invoking the Divine Feminine in Yoga: How to Call Upon 5 Popular Hindu Goddesses Invoking the Divine Feminine in Yoga: How to Call Upon 5 Popular Hindu Goddesses Invoking the Divine Feminine in Yoga: How to Call Upon 5 Popular Hindu Goddesses Invoking the Divine Feminine in Yoga: How to Call Upon 5 Popular Hindu Goddesses


The yoga tradition includes many Hindu goddesses whom you may call upon to help you, depending on what kind of energy you're needing at any...