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...

Patanjali Yoga Sutra Transcribed from Parisamvad at The Yoga Institute. Chapter 1, Sutra 3 Tada-Drastuh-Svarupe-Avasthanam Tada: then Drastuh: of the seer , self Svarupe: in his own nature or essence Avasthanam:being in a state Then The Seer Abides In Itself Dr. Jayadeva Yogendra: Hardly few words, but these 195 sutras make up...

Patanjali Yoga Sutra Transcribed from Parisamvad at The Yoga Institute. Chapter 1, Sutra 2 Yoga: yoga Citta:personality complex Vrtti:activities , fluctuations Nirodhah: control , regulation Yoga Is The Suppression Of The Modifications Of The Mind Dr. Jayadeva Yogendra: This is the definition of Yoga – stoppage of the Citta. Yoga suggests that it...