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The Yoga Sutra of Patanjali — Sanskrit-English Translation & Glossary (trans. Chip Hartranft)

The Yoga Sutra of Patanjali -- Sanskrit-English Translation & Glossary (trans. by Chip Hartranft) The Yoga Sutra as Practice - an Interview with Chip Hartranft

18 comments on “The Yoga Habit ~ 30 Day Yoga Challenge”

The Yoga Habit ~ 30 Day Yoga Challenge

"This practice becomes firmly rooted when it is cultivated skillfully and continuously for a long time." - The Yoga Sutra of Patanjali 1:14 If you're anything like me, then you may have noticed that the intensity of your yoga practice…

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New Home for Daily Cup of Yoga

Yoga totally rocks!    Since I get so much enjoyment out of studying and practicing yoga and sharing my thoughts and discoveries with each of you here at Daily Cup of Yoga, I've spent a lot of time lately thinking about…

1 comment on “Yogic Action ~ Yoga Sutra 2.1”

Yogic Action ~ Yoga Sutra 2.1

One translation: Yogic action has three components--discipline, self-study, and orientation toward the ideal of pure awareness. Another translation: Burning zeal in practice, self-study and study of scriptures and surrender to God are the acts of yoga.

3 comments on “Yoga Sutra Meditation”

Yoga Sutra Meditation

Yoga Sutra 2.7 - 2.11 Attachment is a residue of pleasant experience. Aversion is a residue of suffering. Clinging to life is instinctive and self-perpetuating, even for the wise. In their subtle form, these causes of suffering are subdued by…

3 comments on “Weekend Yoga Thoughts”

Weekend Yoga Thoughts

It's really been one of those weeks. You know, the kind where everything else in life gets put on hold so that one great big project that was supposed to be done two months ago finally gets finished. The kind…