March 14, 2022

3.45 Mastery over elements

Yoga Sutra 3.45 Mastery over elements What are the fundamental properties of all sensory phenomena? The five interrelated asplects of each element: physical, generic, subtle, inherent qualities and purpose. What is your own understanding of the Universe and its composition? What happens when you try to meditate on each one of the five elements? https://simple-yoga.org This is an excerpt from the book Unravel the Thread available at: Amazon https://www.amazon.com/dp/1737648202/ and Barnes & Noble https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/unravel-the-thread-rub-n-v-squez/1139928755
March 6, 2022

3.44 The great disembodiment

Yoga Sutra 3.44 The great disembodiment What is your relationship with your body? What ways of being are still active? What happens when you focus your attention on the space around you? What do you notice? How far from your skin can you feel? https://simple-yoga.org/yoga-philosophy/explore/ This is an excerpt from the book Unravel the Thread available at: Amazon https://www.amazon.com/dp/1737648202/ and Barnes & Noble https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/unravel-the-thread-rub-n-v-squez/1139928755
February 15, 2022

3.42 Divine hearing

Yoga Sutra 3.42 Divine hearing What is your relationship with silence? Is there some internal commentary that continually prevents you from having the direct experience of silence? What helps you to root yourself in silence? How do you sharpen your hearing? https://simple-yoga.org This is an excerpt from the book Unravel the Thread available at: Amazon https://www.amazon.com/dp/1737648202/ and Barnes & Noble https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/unravel-the-thread-rub-n-v-squez/1139928755
February 6, 2022

3.41 Radiance

Yoga Sutra 3.41 Radiance How do you digest your physical, mental and emotional sustenance and experiences? What is the feeling of radiance? How does it manifest in you? Are you familiar with your internal fire? Are you infusing life energy into all of your endeavors? How? https://simple-yoga.org This is an excerpt from the book Unravel the Thread available at: Amazon https://www.amazon.com/dp/1737648202/ and Barnes & Noble https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/unravel-the-thread-rub-n-v-squez/1139928755
February 5, 2022

3.40 Lightness and levitation

Yoga Sutra 3.40 Lightness and levitation Is it possible to leave the body at will? How familiar are you with your vital energy and its subtle aspects? How does the feeling of lightness operate in your being? What thoughts and actions contribute to feeling light and buoyant? Where do the sensations of lightness arise? How do they travel? https://simple-yoga.org This is an excerpt from the book Unravel the Thread available at: Amazon https://www.amazon.com/dp/1737648202/ and Barnes & Noble https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/unravel-the-thread-rub-n-v-squez/1139928755
January 24, 2022

3.39 Entering somebody else’s body

Yoga Sutra 3.39 Entering somebody else's body Would it be possible to release attachment to our body and to understand how our vital energy circulates throughout our body? Can you modulate your attachment to your physical body? Can you release this attachment while remaining appreciative of the miracle that your human body is? Can investigate experientially how your life energy flows through your own body? https://simple-yoga.org This is an excerpt from the book Unravel the Thread available at: Amazon https://www.amazon.com/dp/1737648202/ and Barnes & Noble https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/unravel-the-thread-rub-n-v-squez/1139928755
January 18, 2022

3.38 Caution

Yoga Sutra 3.38 Caution What are your goals for your practice? What are you focusing your awareness and energy on? What parameters are you using to measure the effectiveness of your practice? Is your practice a way to build your self-importance, or a way to deepen your humanness? https://simple-yoga.org This is an excerpt from the book Unravel the Thread available at: Amazon https://www.amazon.com/dp/1737648202/ and Barnes & Noble https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/unravel-the-thread-rub-n-v-squez/1139928755
January 9, 2022

3.37 Extraordinary intuition and sensitivity

Yoga Sutra 3.37 Extraordinary intuition and sensitivity Is the wisdom that makes all the processes of nature work within your reach? Will it be possible to strengthen your sensory perception? What are the deepest levels of subtlety? How to clarify the distinction between your individual consciousness and your pure consciousness in order to perceive the highest essence of all sensory experiences? https://simple-yoga.org This is an excerpt from the book Unravel the Thread available at: Amazon https://www.amazon.com/dp/1737648202/ and Barnes & Noble https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/unravel-the-thread-rub-n-v-squez/1139928755
January 4, 2022

3.36 Samyama on difference essence and existence

Yoga Sutra 3.36 Samyama on difference essence and existence What happens when you contemplate the difference between essence and existence? What is the relationship between your essence and your experiences? What are your motivations? What are your expectations? How do you respond to the changing circumstances of the world around you? Can you focus your attention deeply and effortlessly (samyama) on the distinction between who you think you are and who you are? https://simple-yoga.org This is an excerpt from the book Unravel the Thread available at: Amazon https://www.amazon.com/dp/1737648202/ and Barnes & Noble https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/unravel-the-thread-rub-n-v-squez/1139928755