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Patanjali's Two Kinds of Samadhi

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-07-27

Bodhinatha comments on Patanjali Yoga Sutras verses on samadhi. One basic phenomena present in savikalpa samadhi is awareness...

Patanjali: Practice to Achieve Samadhi

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-06-21

Bodhinatha continues with his commentary on Patanjali's Yoga Sutras. We learn to control the mind through practice, detachment,...

Patanjali's Yoga Sutras - False Knowledge

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-06-15

Bodhinatha comments on Patanjali Yoga Sutras, Verses 1.5 through 1.12. The restraint of the mental activities of correct...

Separating Awareness From What It Perceives

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-05-29

The preliminary practices of meditation ideally put us into a state where we are not thinking. Then there...

Jnana Yoga, Jnana Pada

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylansswami
Given On: 2014-05-23

Distinguishing Jnana Yoga from the Jnana Pada. A significant component of Jnana Yoga, the path of knowledge, is...

Yoga: Restraint of Mental Activity

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-05-08

Yoga is not about the body, it's about nirodhah, restraint of mental activity. When we sit to meditate...

Understanding Attachment and Affectionate Detachment

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-04-30

If we think about something frequently it means we're attached to it. Attraction is positive attachment; aversion is...

Ahimsa, All is One, See Others As Yourself

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-04-23

The desire to harm comes from discontent. A profound basis for ahimsa is that everything is One and...

Karma Management Review

Satguru Bodhinatha Veylanswami
Given On: 2014-04-17

Moksha includes resolving karma. Even if you realize God, if you have karma you haven't resolved, you're going...