Yoga Sutras of Patanjali Maharishi 9
This is the ninth installment of the Yoga Sutras Patanjali Maharishi in the version of Swami Durgananda, Director of international de Yoga Sivananda Vedanta of Europe centres. Today we will see verse 14. It is a collaboration of the Centre de Yoga Sivananda Vedanta in Madrid.
Practice is firmly established when it takes place during a continuous period of time without interruption and with devotional attitude.
If Patanjali says "a long time", we can be sure that it is a long period of time. Of course there are fast students, people who have made their sadhana in previous lives. These people know a Guru, sometimes at an early age of his life.
They carry out a basic training and are performed. Swami Sivananda was one of them. He spent only a short period of time with his teacher, started in the order of Sankaracharya, practiced a few years tops and in a short period of time was being. In a few years he founded the society for the divine life, which taught the practice of yoga to people of all conditions. He trained in the same way to a score of sincere sannyasins who were also.
Patanjali says that the practice should be without interruption and with devotional attitude.
Many are those who have very high goals when they practice in an ashram, but at the end of time are given that it is very difficult to persevere in practice, because other thoughts are introduced into the mind. Abhyasa and vairagya are most important for quieting the mind.
It was initiated and trained in the techniques of yoga by Sri Swami Vishnudevananda (1927-1993), founder of the International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta ashrams and centers. As one of his closest disciples, accompanied him on many journeys both East and West.
Following the instruction of his master, Swami Durgananda established them centers of Yoga Sivananda Vedanta in Europe. Swami Vishnudevananda guided it personally in the yoga teacher training and with the title of "Yoga Acharya" named her as one of his successors. With intuition you deep, Swami Durgananda Guide to many people in the inner way and teaches meditation, yoga, nutrition, positive thinking, mythology and oriental philosophy psychology.
The practical and dynamic reviews of Swami Durgananda the Raja Yoga Sutras are the result of the inspiration of the great Sri Swami Sivananda and Swami Vishnudevananda Sri Yogis with his intense personal practice and experience in teaching for 40 years.
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