Patanjali's Yoga Philosophy

by Johanna Maheshvari Mosca, PhD

Patanjali’s Yoga Philosophy 2017-04-05T19:04:25+00:00

Patanjali’s Seventh Limb of Yoga–Meditation

Yoga Philosophy 101: Yoga Sutras of Patanjali The Seventh Limb of Yoga--Meditation or Dhyana Resuming our discussion of the eight limbs of yoga set forth by Patanjali in The Yoga Sutras, we turn to the [...]

Lesson IX: 5th Limb of Yoga–Drawing the Senses Inward

THE FIFTH  LIMB OF YOGA  Pratyahara —Sense Withdrawal In Light on the Yoga Sutras, BKS Iyengar translates and comments upon the two sutras about Pratyahara or sense withdrawal. Sutra II, 54 – “Withdrawing the senses, [...]

More than Just Asanas

People are being drawn to Yoga like angels to the light. We are attracted to Yoga because we know it is good for us and can help us free up our bodies and become more [...]