We have heard from our revered Guru, during classroom sessions, about the extraordinary capacities of the Yogis, living in the high Himalayas. Yogis, who learnt the secrets of nature from the bears, could hibernate in winter when they were in “ lockdown”, their Kutirs completely covered with mountains of snow.
The Siberian bears, bearing freezing cold, would find a niche in the mountains of snow, curl in for the long winter without food and water, slow down their metabolism, reduce their use of oxygen to the absolute minimum, stop their heart and keep just an impulse for the brain to regenerate themselves after the spring thaw.
My search of the Miraculous
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The Spiritual Lighthouse of The Yoga Institute
The various levels of altered consciousness, so far referred to, have certain objects—whether gross or subtle, cognitive or meditative—as their seed (Bija) and are therefore termed “seeded” (Sabija) levels of trance consciousness.
Real or Unreal?
Rising from lower reality to a Higher Reality with Kriya Yoga
Shrimad Bhagwat Mahapurana
The Truth-The God
Here, You Will Experience Yoga
‘Mother’- Smt. Sitadevi Yogendra was a pioneer of yoga education for women
Pranayama - Tasmin Sati Svasa Prasvasayoh Gati Vicchedah Pranayamah
After mastering posture, one must practise control of Prana (Pranayama) by stopping the motions of inhalation and exhalation. (Yoga Sutra 2/49)
Being thrown off-balance is an un-Yogic sign
Food for Thought
Does life seek its true purpose?
A Stitch in Time Saves Nine
Nature always gives us warnings, but we brush them aside because we are too busy!! From a Parisamvada
Benefits Of Morning Walk
“An early morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.”-Henry David Thoreau
Covid 19 - The Dreaded Virus is Playing Havoc with the Life of Indians
Let us learn some basic preventive and curative yoga practices
ENERGY OBSERVER • CROSSING THE NORTH SEA • HANDLE BIG BREEZE UPWIND
Hospice Industry INFLUENCERS
Attending to a person in their hour of death is one of the most honorable and sacred things we can do for one another. Through state-of-the-art technology, education, and a deep devotion to compassionate care Maxwell Healthcare Associates aims to forever change the way we live our final days.
THE MAGIC MOLEKULE
There has never been a better business (or planetary) climate in which to sell a handsome and expensive product designed to calm and stoke your anxieties about dirty air.
The Beauty of Being Rejected
I thought my idea to shake up the book industry was brilliant. Investors didn’t. That ended up being my greatest asset.
7 Exercises For An Amazing Yoga HIIT Workout
Interval training is a fat and calorie scorcher! It combines exercises that utilize bursts of high-intensity moves interspersed with lower intensity rest or recovery periods.
A Silent Revolution
In January 2020, YOGRISHI SWAMI RAMDEV visited Kanha Shanti Vanam to celebrate 75 years of the Heartfulness organizations, along with Daaji and 100,000 practitioners from around the world. Here, ELIZABETH DENLEY interviews him about what he is doing for youth in the field of education.
Straightforward advice on aging from one yogi to another.
Principles Of Conversation
Back at the turn of the 20th century, the great yogi RAM CHANDRA OF FATEHGARH (LALAJI) shared some tips about communication with his associates in a small town of northern India. Today these principles are even more relevant in corporate boardrooms, parliaments, universities and school classrooms the world over. Imagine if we could all follow this approach to communicating with others! The world would be transformed.
100 Boldest, Most Innovative Female Founders
The 100 pioneers, empire-builders, movement makers, innovators, creatives, serial entrepreneurs, and geeks building the most exciting businesses in America.
The Doctor Will OM With You Now...
With a growing body of research proving yoga’s healing benefits, it’s no wonder more doctors - including those with traditional Western training - are prescribing this ancient practice to their patients. What’s behind the trend, and will it help you feel better? Yoga Journal investigates.