Hatha Yoga Pradipika
- Bihar School of Yoga
Hatha Yoga Pradipika is divided into different portions, each of which explain a certain part of Yoga. Hatha Yoga involves the yoga of the body, and yet this book does not restrict itself to the physical aspects of yoga, but delves deeper to how yoga can awaken the chakras and the kundalini energy, helping the person who practices it achieve spiritual liberation. There are different upadesas or chapters to Hatha Yoga Pradipika, out of which the shatkarmas are discussed elaborately in one of them. These are yogic practices which are created to completely purify the body. There are different methods like neti, involving saline water through the nostrils, and the cleaning of sinuses among other things. There are other practices like dhauti and basti, which are described in detail. There are other upadesas that describe tantric practices in yoga, involving various methods which are all designed as enemas to cleanse the body. There are different exercises, for example to improve the...
Hatha Yoga Pradipika: Classic Guide for the Advanced Practice of Hatha Yoga
|Author||Swami Vishnudevananda; Yogi Svatmarama|
|EAN List||9788120816145; 8601410473884|
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|Number Of Pages||215|
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|Title||Hatha Yoga Pradipika: Classic Guide for the Advanced Practice of Hatha Yoga|
The Hatha Yoga Pradipika is an ancient text used by Yogis to create the power. This is one of the earliest treatises on Hatha Yoga; all the modern books are based on it. This book is intended as an aid for those who wish to learn the advance practices of Hatha (Kundalini) Yoga from a qualified teacher. It is suggested that it also be used in conjunction with Complete Illustrated Book of Yoga by Swami Vishnu-Devananda, the Sivananda Companion to Yoga (known as the Book of Yoga in Britain) and Yoga Mind and Body. Many of the instructions given here have been purposely veiled by the original writers, others need elaboration and many require the guidance of a teacher for correction. Swami Vishnu-Devananda has repeatedly stressed that these practices are not for beginners and that to violate this caution is to put the psyche at risk. Please therefore, follow these instructions along with the guidance of your guru. A Glossary has been prepared for this book for this third edition, the...
The Hatha Yoga Pradipika (Yoga Academy)
- Big Nest
The Hatha Yoga Pradipika is a classical text describing Hatha Yoga. It is the oldest surviving text on Hatha Yoga. Swami Swatmarama, a disciple of Swami Goraknath, wrote the text, drawing upon previous texts and his own experiences. While the text describes asanas (postures), purifying practices (shatkarma), mudras (finger and hand positions), bandhas (locks), and pranayama (breath exercises), it also explains that the purpose of Hatha Yoga is the awakening of kundalini (subtle energy), advancement to Raja Yoga, and the experience of deep meditative absorption known as samadhi.
The Hatha Yoga Pradīpikā (Sanskrit: haṭhayogapradīpikā, हठयोगप्रदीपिका or Light on Hatha Yoga) is a classic fifteenth-century Sanskrit manual on hatha yoga, written by Svāmi Svātmārāma, who connects the teaching's lineage to Matsyendranath of the Nathas.It is among the most influential surviving texts on hatha yoga. The Hatha Yoga Pradīpikā is also one ...
The Hatha Yoga Pradipika is a classical text describing Hatha Yoga. It is said to be the oldest surviving text on Hatha Yoga.
Possibly the oldest extant text about Hatha Yoga, The Hatha Yoga Pradipika was written about the 15th century CE, by Swami Swatmarama, a disciple of Swami Goraknath. PRODUCTION NOTES: This edition incorporates the text of the 1914 Pancham Sinh translation and Devanagari and romanization of the ...
FOREWORD by B K S Iyengar The Hatha yoga pradipika of Svatmarama is one of the most important yoga texts, and Hans-Ulrich Rieker's translation and commentary have long been valuable to yoga students as a complement to their practice and study.
The Hatha Yoga Pradipika — the classic manual on Hatha Yoga.
Hatha yoga pradipika 1
Lecture by Krishna Darshan at the Sivananda Ashram in Bahamas.( jan-feb 2011) First of a series of lectures on the topic of Hatha and Raja yoga, with readings and commentaries of the text ...
What is the Hatha Yoga Pradipika?
The Hatha Yoga Pradipika is the most important of all Hatha Yoga scriptures. Swami Atma explains the meaning of this scripture. He mentions the other important Hatha Yoga scriptures. He talks...
A Deep Study of the Hatha Yoga Pradipika Part 1
A Deep Study of the Hatha Yoga Pradipika Part 1 - Captured Live on Ustream at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/three-jewels.