Browsing the "Yoga" Category

How I Found A Real Yoga Teacher

September 2nd, 2014 | by amala-bhakta-dasa

He was a sannyasi hatha-yoga teacher and had been running a yoga center for thirteen years in New York City then he left it all for Krishna consciousness


Yoga and Meditation on the Self Within

August 15th, 2014 | by HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Can meditation solve everyday problems? Is there life after death? Can drugs help us achieve self-realization? Srila Prabhupada discusses with a reporter


My View on Hatha-Yoga and Raja-Yoga

July 14th, 2014 | by nikhil-navare

I am surprised at the condemnation of other methods of Yoga, especially Hatha Yoga and Raja Yoga. Are these methods not as divine as BHAKTI Yoga


Krishna Consciousness–The Yoga for the Modern Age

June 22nd, 2014 | by HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Nowadays, we find yoga being taught in numerous courses and touted in mass-market books as a means to achieve health, lose weight, develop mental powers over others, achieve success in making money, or increase sexual potency. But real yoga is something entirely different


How One Should Perform Yoga–MP3 Audio

April 3rd, 2014 | by HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

In India there are some selected places, very sacred place, and the yogis, generally, they go there and sit there alone in a sacred place and perform there


Yogis Behaving Badly

February 13th, 2014 | by paul-keegan

You need inner peace. You fly to Los Angeles yoga capital of America. Power trips, cutthroat competition and sex scandals? The yoga industry is dog-eat-dog.


These People are Practicing Yoga?

January 17th, 2014 | by back-to-godhead-magazine

You'd probably never think this picture shows people practicing yoga. But chanting the names of God is actually the supreme form of yoga


Yoga and the Master of Yoga

January 11th, 2014 | by HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Yoga means the connecting link between the soul and the Supersoul, or the Supreme and the minute living creatures.


Yoga and the Master of Yoga

January 2nd, 2014 | by HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

The preliminary processes of yoga system is to control the senses but none of them practice that, generally they are attracted by the bodily exercises only


Our Real Life is Krishna Consciousness

October 31st, 2013 | by HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Chanting Hare Krishna puts an end to the false conception of self and engages the soul in his eternal, blissful activities in the loving service of God


Yoga For The New Century

September 13th, 2013 | by Gadadhara das

In order to fully understand what yoga really is let’s look into the ancient Vedas where the true science of yoga is taught. “Veda” means knowledge


The importance of Hearing about Krishna

May 26th, 2013 | by Madhudvisa dasa

Different types of yoga are steppingstones on the path of Krishna consciousness. One who takes directly to Krishna consciousness knows about yoga in full


Arjuna could not practice Meditational Yoga

March 23rd, 2013 | by Madhudvisa dasa

Yoga is impractical me, for the mind is restless, turbulent, obstinate and strong, O Krishna, and to subdue it is more difficult than controlling the wind


Just what is Samadhi?

February 5th, 2013 | by Madhudvisa dasa

The stage of perfection is called trance, or samadhi, when one's mind is completely restrained from material mental activities by practice of yoga


Krishna consciousness is Yoga in Action

January 24th, 2013 | by Madhudvisa dasa

When the yogi disciplines his mental activities and becomes situated in Transcendence--devoid of all material desires--he is said to have attained yoga.


A regulated life is very important

September 9th, 2012 | by Madhudvisa dasa

If we want to become Krishna conscious we have to live a regulated life. We can not eat too much or too little or sleep too much or too little.


The Real Goal of Yoga

June 11th, 2012 | by Madhudvisa dasa

Yoga is not meant for attaining any kind of material benefit or siddhi. It is not for improving one's health and not even to make the mind peaceful.


Meditational Yoga — The Prerequisites

May 11th, 2012 | by Madhudvisa dasa

To practice yoga one should go to a sacred place and lay kusa-grass covered with deerskin on the ground. The seat should neither be too high nor too low



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