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The Path of Perfection
Introduction Chapter 1: Yoga As Action Chapter 2: Mastering the Mind and Senses Chapter 3: Learning How to See God …
Introduction
When we see a book with a title like The Path of Perfection, we may react with a bit of …
Chapter 1
Yoga As Action In the sixth and eighth chapters of the Bhagavad-gītā, Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, …
Chapter 2
Mastering the Mind and Senses yaṁ sannyāsam iti prāhur yogaṁ taṁ viddhi pāṇḍava na hy asannyasta-saṅkalpo yogī bhavati kaścana “What …
Chapter 3
Learning How to See God bandhur ātmātmanas tasya yenātmaivātmanā jitaḥ anātmanas tu śatrutve vartetātmaiva śatru-vat “For him who has conquered …
Chapter 4
Moderation in Yoga In this sixth chapter of the Bhagavad-gītā, the system of sāṅkhya-yoga, which is the meditational aṣṭāṅga-yoga system, …
Chapter 5
Determination and Steadiness in Yoga yathā dīpo nivāta-stho neṅgate sopamā smṛtā yogino yata-cittasya yuñjato yogam ātmanaḥ “As a lamp in …
Chapter 6
Perception of the Supersoul praśānta-manasaṁ hy enaṁ yoginaṁ sukham uttamam upaiti śānta-rajasaṁ brahma-bhūtam akalmaṣam “The yogi whose mind is fixed …
Chapter 7
Yoga for the Modern Age arjuna uvāca yo ’yaṁ yogas tvayā proktaḥ sāmyena madhusūdana etasyāhaṁ na paśyāmi cañcalatvāt sthitiṁ sthirām …
Chapter 8
Failure and Success in Yoga Suppose I give up my business, my ordinary occupation, and begin to practice yoga, real …
Chapter 9
Destination After Death sarva-dvārāṇi saṁyamya mano hṛdi nirudhya ca mūrdhny ādhāyātmanaḥ prāṇam āsthito yoga-dhāraṇām “The yogic situation is that of …
Chapter 10
The Path of Perfection mām upetya punar janma duḥkhālayam aśāśvatam nāpnuvanti mahātmānaḥ saṁsiddhiṁ paramāṁ gatāḥ “After attaining Me, the great …