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My Good wishes on the auspicious ocassion of #InternationalDayofYoga

Saptarishis performing Yoga, from Bandralta/Mankot, #Jammu ,c.1700.
The names of seven sages are inscribed in #Takri letters.

The list of sages tallies with Brihadaryanaka Upanishad & Shatpatha Brahmana
@narendramodi @Prof_Hariom @KhajuriaManu @eGangotri @moayush @yogrishiramdev @SriSri @SadhguruJV @myogiadityanath @VoiceofDogras At the centre in the top row sits Rishi Jamadgni with his head tilted backwards, & his hair reaching upto thighs. With his right hand, he holds a long rosary
@narendramodi @Prof_Hariom @KhajuriaManu @eGangotri @moayush @yogrishiramdev @SriSri @SadhguruJV @myogiadityanath @VoiceofDogras Next to him in clockwise direction is Rishi Gautama, clad in loin cloth, with long nails and hair. He holds his hands above his head in a tight clasping posture
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Let us go through all the 1,028 SÅ«ktas of the Rig-Veda based on #SriAurobindo's commentary, written for His journal 'Arya'.

Today marks the 105th anniversary of the announcement of Arya's publication (21 June 1914).
1) Hymns 1 - 6 (Verses 1 - 60):
Description of #RigVeda, Mandala 01, Sukta 001 to 006; with selected excerpt from #SriAurobindo's works
2) Hymns 7 - 13 (Verses 61 - 134):
Description of #RigVeda, Mandala 01, Sukta 007 to 013; with selected excerpt from #SriAurobindo's works
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Don't limit #yoga 2 a few poses or just SuryaNamaskar

Its a philosophy & a way of life. It is a means to unite urself wid d higher being

Before u start Hata Yog,u need 2 go thru stages explained in dis #thread

1.YAMAS - Yamas are the moral, ethical and spiritual guidelines of a person aspiring to reach balance, health, and well-being leading to spiritual development.


2.NIYAMA - The practice of Niyama helps us maintain a positive environment to grow, and develop self-discipline and inner-strength necessary to proceed along the path of yoga.

*Offering life to God

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