more than should

Photo by designecologist. Sutra 2.32: In the light of intelligence illumining the life-style, arise the following observances: purity of body, mind and environment, contentment, psychic fire that simplifies life and purifies the heart, self-study or constant vigilance, and surrender to or worship of the indwelling omnipresence. Translation and interpretation by Swami Venkatesananda Earlier this year when I…

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Sutra 3.9: The state of restraint, nirodha, is when there is disappearance of outgoing [i.e., worldly] samskaras and the appearance of restraining samskaras. These emerge in the mind at the moment of restratint. Translation by Edwin Bryant What does it take to become a yogi? The most salient advice on this that I ever received…