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The Yoga Sutras Of Patanjali

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Excerpts from the Book 'The Yoga Sutras Of Patanjali':

... is customary to clear the mind of all distracting thoughts, to calm the breath and to purify the heart. 1.1 Now, instruction in Union. ...
... 1.19. For those beings who are formless and for those beings who are merged in unitive consciousness, the world is the cause. 1.20. For others, ...
... should be practiced constantly. 1.33. By cultivating friendliness towards happiness and compassion towards misery, gladness towards virtue ...
... 1.43. When the memory is purified and the mind shines forth as the object alone, it is called non-argumentative. 1.44. In this way the ...
... and the desire to cling to life. 2.4 Ignorance is the breeding place for all the others whether they are dormant or attenuated, partially ...
... patterns when subtle may be removed by developing their contraries. 2.11 Their active afflictions are to be destroyed by meditation. ...
... ignorance. 2.26 The continuous practice of discrimination is the means of attaining liberation. 2.27 Steady wisdom manifests in seven ...
... 2.34 Improper thoughts and emotions such as those of violence- whether done, caused to be done, or even approved of- indeed, any thought ...
... there is purity of mind, one-pointedness, control of the senses, and fitness for the vision of the self. 2.42 Supreme happiness is gained ...
... senses, nor the senses with sense impressions, then self-awareness blossoms. 2.55 In this way comes mastery over the senses. End Part ...
... of these changes in that entity is the cause of its modification. 3.16 By self-control over these three-fold changes (of property, character ...
... By self-control on the Sun comes knowledge of spatial specificities. 3.26 By self-control on the Moon comes knowledge of the heavens. ...
... from one another. Self-control brings true knowledge of the indweller by itself. 3.35 This spontaneous enlightenment results in intuitional ...
... of the seed of bondage by desirelessness there comes absolute independence. 3.50 When invited by invisible beings one should be neither ...
... 4.5 There being difference of interest, one mind is the director of many minds. 4.6 Of these, the mind born of concentrated insight is free ...
... attributes. 4.14 Things assume reality because of the unity maintained within that modification. 4.15 Even though the external object ...
... with the self. 4.26 Then the awareness begins to discriminate, and gravitates towards liberation. 4.27 Distractions arise from habitual ...
... end of a series. 4.34 When the attributes cease mutative association with awarenessness, they resolve into dormancy in Nature, and the indweller ...
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