Patanjali Yoga Sutra Transcribed from Parisamvad at The Yoga Institute. Chapter 1, Sutra 17 वितर्कविचारानन्दास्मितारूपानुगमातः संप्रज्ञातः ॥ १७ Vitarka – Vichar – Ananda – Asmita – Anugamat – Samprajanatah When Concentration Is Reached With The Help Of Vitarka , Vichar, Ananda And Asmita, It Is Called Samprajanata Samadhi....

Patanjali Yoga Sutra Transcribed from Parisamvad at The Yoga Institute. Chapter 1, Sutra 14 Sa-Tu-Dirghakala-Nairantarya-Satkara-Asevitah-Drdhbhumih It becomes firmly rooted when it has been habituated for a long time, without interruption and with sincere belief. Sa : that (practice) Tu : however Dirghakala : for a long time Nairantarya : without interruption Satkara :...

Patanjali Yoga Sutra Transcribed from Parisamvad at The Yoga Institute. Chapter 1, Sutra 12 Abhyasa-Vairagyabhyam-Tannirodha By practice and detachment these can be stopped. Abhyasa : with repeated practice , effort , perseverance Vairagyabham : non attachement , desirelessness, without attraction or aversion Tannirodha : control , regulation Dr. Jayadeva Yogendra: “This...

Patanjali Yoga Sutra Transcribed from Parisamvad at The Yoga Institute. Chapter 1, Sutra 11 Anubhut-Vishay-Asamprosha-Smriti Recollection is the mental modification caused by the reproduction of the previous impressions of an object without adding anything from other sources. Anubhut : experienced Vishay : objects of experience , impressions Asamprosha :...