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- PATANJALI'S YOGA SUTRA (Penguin Classics)
- Shyam Ranganathan
- 02 February 2019 Shyam Ranganathan
PATANJALI'S YOGA SUTRA Epub É PATANJALI'S YOGA PDF \ patanjali's free, yoga download, sutra download, penguin mobile, classics ebok, PATANJALI'S YOGA ebok, PATANJALI'S YOGA SUTRA (Penguin Classics)PATANJALI'S YOGA SUTRA eBookA contemporary interpretation of the foundational text for the practice of yogaPata jali s Yoga Sutra second century CE is the basic text of one of the nine canonical schools of Indian philosophy In it the legendary author lays down the blueprint for success in yoga now practised the world over Pata jali draws upon many ideas of his time and the result is a unique work of Indian moral philosophy that has been the foundational text for the practice of yoga sinceThe Yoga Sutra sets out a sophisticated theory of moral psychology and perhaps the oldest theory of psychoanalysis For Pata jali present mental maladies are a function of subconscious tendencies formed in reaction to past experiences He argues that people are not powerless against such forces and that they can radically alter their lives through yoga a process of moral transformation and perfection which brings the body and mind of a person in line with their true nature Accompanying this illuminating translation is an extended introduction that explains the challenges of accurately translating Indian philosophical texts locates the historical antecedents of Pata jali s text and situates Patanjali s philosophy within the history of scholastic Indian philosophy.