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Reflecting Upon the Goal of Life

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Purusha Artha: The Four Aims of Life

Do you ever ask yourself what is the meaning of it all? Living in the world at times can seem to be overwhelming, hectic, and heavy not to mention fast paced and removed from the nature. When one cannot see the forest through the trees then it is time to take a step back, breath and reflect upon the larger picture. Perhaps you may want to take some time yourself and contemplate your own ...

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Patanjali Yoga

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Yogas Chitta Vritti Nirodhah- Patanjali Yoga Sutra I:II.

Patanjali, the great sage of yoga, gave us a sacred gem in this short and complete sutra.  A sutra is a compact aphorism that contains a pearl of deep, profound wisdom and insight. Sutra means a thread and is the root for the english word suture. The classic image is that of a pearl upon a thread. This is called a mala, or garland. A mala is a beaded piece of jewelry like ...

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