Category Archives: Raja Yoga

The Greatness of Raja Yoga

The Greatness of Raja Yoga

The teachings of Raja Yoga are a golden key to unlock all health, happiness, peace, and joy. Everyone, everything, in the creation wants to be happy. If you put a plant in the shade, its leaves will turn toward the … Full Story

Raja Yoga: Questions and Answers

Raja Yoga: Questions and Answers

Sri Swami Satchidananda was one of the earliest teachers of Raja Yoga in the West. On November 21, 1966, in New York, he lectured on this topic and answered these questions about the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali.

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The Greatest Victory

The Greatest Victory

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When the word Yoga is mentioned, most people immediately think of some physical postures for relaxing and limbering up the body. This is one aspect of the Yogic science, but actually only a very small part and relatively recent in … Full Story

Lessons from the Yoga Sutras: Viveka (Discrimination)

Lessons from the Yoga Sutras: Viveka (Discrimination)

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Patanjali once beautifully said, “Dukham evam sarvaam vivekinaha.” For a viveki, a person with discriminative knowledge, everything is painful. When you realize that everything is painful you cease to develop attachments toward those things. In fact, it is to relieve … Full Story

Raja Yoga: Exit Strategy for Suffering

Raja Yoga: Exit Strategy for Suffering

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Everyone wants to be happy, but the happiness we seek is elusive. Our lives are spent seeking happiness through possessions, positions, relationships; even our addictions are a misguided search for happiness. And what do we find? Generally, we get a … Full Story

Inside the Yoga Sutras

Inside the Yoga Sutras

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Rev. Jaganath Carrera, the author of the forthcoming book, Inside the Yoga Sutras. Rev. Jaganath shares his reflections on specific sutras and helps us to delve deeper into the timeless wisdom contained in the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali… Full Story

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