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Jun 25

What Are the Eight Limbs of Yoga?

By arhanta_y_org | blog , Philosophy

What Are the Eight Limbs of Yoga? 2500 years ago, the sage Patanjali compiled a book called the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali to give an introduction to the practice of the Eight Limbs of Yoga. These eight limbs are referred to as Ashtanga Yoga. In Sanskrit, “asht” literally means eight and “anga” means limbs or parts. We hear […]

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Jun 24

Seven Stages of Knowledge

By arhanta_y_org | blog , Philosophy

The Seven Stages of Knowledge The Seven Stages of Knowledge are considered one of the main concepts of yoga philosophy. Nowadays yoga is known for it’s physical health benefits. Often when we talk about yoga, what we refer to is solely the physical practice of yoga asanas. And when thinking about the underlying philosophy, one […]

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