August 12th, 2015 | 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
July 10th, 2015 | 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
June 17th, 2015 | by HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
Failure is the pillar of success, so especially in spiritual life. Even one fails in completing his spiritual course, still, there is no loss on his part
June 15th, 2015 | 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.
June 2nd, 2015 | 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
May 30th, 2015 | 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.
May 26th, 2015 | 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
April 24th, 2015 | 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
March 20th, 2015 | 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
March 19th, 2015 | 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.
March 14th, 2015 | 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.
March 12th, 2015 | 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
March 11th, 2015 | by Madhudvisa dasa
Not many of us can go and live in the Himalayas or on the banks of the Ganges and even these places are no longer as sanctified as they once were.
February 12th, 2015 | 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
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
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
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
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
April 7th, 2013 | by Madhudvisa dasa
A transcendentalist does not meet with destruction either in this world or in the spiritual world; one who does good, My friend, is never overcome by evil
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