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Yoga Sutra 1.51
By Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD On April 4, 2013

Neither joyful spiritual experiences nor calamitous worldly events make any difference to our peacefulness of mind. This is the culmination of a meditative state that is filled with the light of revelation.

Yoga Sutra 1.50
By Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD On April 4, 2013

The voice of the soul becomes the guiding force in all of life’s endeavors.

Yoga Sutra 1.49
By Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD On April 4, 2013

Thus what appears to be revealed knowledge is actually compromised by the likes, dislikes, prejudices, and preoccupations of asmita.

Yoga Sutra 1.48
By Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD On April 4, 2013

You cultivate this inner purity by actively practicing compassion, kindness, dispassion, and selfless service.

Yoga Sutra 1.47
By Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD On April 4, 2013

While you continue reinforcing your establishment in sabija samadhi, make sure you fill this samadhi with virtues that add to the purity of your mind.

Yoga Sutra 1.46
By Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD On April 4, 2013

"There is good meditation; there is bad meditation. There is poor meditation; there is profound meditation."

Yoga Sutra 1.45
By Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD On April 4, 2013

The cause of sorrow is deep within, at the very core of our being, and the cure lies there too.

Yoga Sutra 1.42-1.44
By Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD On April 4, 2013

In order to meditate on such an object, you must first withdraw your mind from every direction and focus it on the space occupied by that object.

Yoga Sutra 1.40-1.41
By Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD On April 4, 2013

The yogi with a crystal-clear mind lives in the world and yet remains unaffected by it.

Yoga Sutra 1.39
By Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD On May 5, 2013

Common sense tells us that the mind enjoys entertaining objects of its liking and hates to focus on objects it does not like. So what’s going on here?

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