Patanjali Yoga Sutra Transcribed from Parisamvad at The Yoga Institute. Chapter 1, Sutra 7 Ptatyaksa-Anuman-Agamah-Pramanani Perception, Inference and Testimony Constitute the Pramanas. Pratyaksa : direct perception Anuman : inference Agamah : testimony ;authority Pramanani : valid means of knowing. Dr. Jayadeva Yogendra: This sutra deals with right knowledge...

World Householders’ Yoga Convention 25th & 26th December 2012 BLOCK YOUR DATES !!! The Yoga Institute, Santacruz, The Oldest Organized Yoga Center in the World completes 94 years of existence on 25th December, 2012. Celebrating this auspicious occasion, we cordially invite you to the World Householders' Yoga...

The topic for the Satsang on Sunday, 9th September, 2012 was Tapa (Fortitude) Following is the transcript of the speech made by Dr. Jayadeva Yogendra and Smt. Hansaji Yogendra on the topic. Smt. Hansaji and Dr. Jayadeva Yogendra "You see, Tapa is learning to bear. Some people have...

Patanjali Yoga Sutra Transcribed from Parisamvad at The Yoga Institute. Chapter 1, Sutra 6 Pramana-Viparyaya-Vikalpa-Nidra-Smrtayah Those harmful and harmless modifications are of five kinds, namely – Right Knowledge, Wrong Knowledge, Imagination, Sleep and Recollection . Pramana: right knowledge Viparyaya: wrong knowledge Vikalpa: imagination, delusion Nidra: deep sleep Smrtayah: memory, remembering...

The topic for the Satsang on Sunday, 2nd September, 2012 was Santosh (Contentment) Following is the transcript of the speech made by Dr. Jayadeva Yogendra and Smt. Hansaji Yogendra on the topic. Smt. Hansaji and Dr. Jayadeva Yogendra "These mental attitudes and these things are practically inborn. No...

The topic for the Satsang on Sunday, 26th August , 2012 was Parikarmas (Embellishments) Parikarmas are techniques for purifying the mind. They are Maitri (Friendliness), Karuna (Compassion), Mudita (Goodwill) and Upeksa (Indifference to evil). Following is the speech made by Dr. Jayadeva Yogendra and Smt. Hansaji Yogendra...