The Maths of Samkhya – Yoga is Not Religion

Samkhya and Vedanta serve as a two-fold foundation of classical Yoga Theory. The main purpose of studying Samkhya is to deconstruct a personal identity into parts to understand its strengths and weaknesses. It is plainly scientific, mathematical and analytical. Samkhya means “digit, count”. The second tool, Vedanta – “the end of knowledge”, assists in letting go off analysing of the finite matter, when the mind (part of the inherent nature), starts realising its own looped patterns of operation. Vedanta helps an individual to pierce beyond the transitory limited nature of reality, infinitely justifying its own existence. …

The Secret of Health

http://www.yogamag.net/archives/1980s/1980/emay80/sechealth.html Swami Satyananda Saraswati In this modern age, people are very concerned about vitamins and minerals, but they have forgotten one important thing. Physical health is not the ultimate; it … Continue reading The Secret of Health

Six – Arishadvarga – 6 enemies of the mind

“Excessive eating or harnessing property, strenuous endeavors, idle talks, neglect of principles, the company of the worldly and fickleness; these six make the devotion perish.” Ambrosial streams of this text … Continue reading Six – Arishadvarga – 6 enemies of the mind