Home (Bhakti)


What is what? Everything you always wanted to know.
  » »


Yoga  Bhakta  Bhakti Yoga

Bhakti Yoga
Bhakti Yoga is a system of Yoga in which love and devotion are given emphasis. Some of the Bhakti Yoga traditions do not preach the traditional Yoga asanas, pranayama, mudra or controlled meditation.

Bhakti Yoga
Bhakti yoga, or devotional yoga, is the most natural path for those who are dominantly seeking emotional fulfillment and well being. The "bhakta" usually practices meditation by visualizing, thinking and feeling that the Lord is sitting or standing before him.

Bhakti - Balance for the Intellect
Bhakti is an excellent method of providing a balance to over-rigid attachment to the intellect. It is great help in removing intellectual constipation and is a means of giving direction and release to emotions and feelings.

Bhakti yoga (Devanāgar": भ-्ति यो-) is a spiritual path or spiritual practice within Hinduism focused on the cultivation of love and devotion towards God.

Bhakti Yoga is one of the four main yogic paths to enlightenment. Bhakti means “devotion' or “love' and this path contains various practices to unite the bhakta (Bhakti Yoga practitioner) with the Divine.

~ yoga, one of the four main yogic paths to enlightenment, is the easiest of all to master. Hatha and raja yoga require much inner strength and physical health to reach one's goal. And jnana yoga requires a keen, subtle intellect.

~ Yoga is the Yoga of devotion. Bhaki Yoga teaches a person to have a devotion to God and all things through devotion to life and love.

~ Yoga
~ Yoga is the path of pure spiritual devotion, love and surrender.
Yoga and Meditation Yoga Paths ~ Yoga ...

a part of the famous Hindu epic "Mahabharata". Teachings of Lord Krishna to his disciple Arjuna at the commencement of the battle of Kurukshetra, with explanations on sannyasa yoga, karma yoga, ~ yoga, and jnana yoga.
songs in Sanskrit verse., usually in praise of a universal force ...

~ Yoga
~ is a Yoga of devotion or complete faith. This faith is generally in the God or supreme consciousness in any of the forms. It may be Lord Rama, Krishna, Christ, Mohammed, Buddha etc. It may be a Guru for his disciples.

~ Yoga"Classes Of Worship
At the lowest rung of the ladder of ~ Yoga comes the worship of elements and departed spirits. This is the lowest form of worship. Next comes the worship of Rishis, Devas and Pitris. The faith of each is shaped according to his own nature.

devotion; from the root Bhaj, which means 'to be attached to God'; Lit. 'Attachment to the worship of God'; signifies a supreme love of God, and is displayed as the flow of uninterrupted thoughts toward the Divine.

~ Yoga
The path of devotion, by constant love, thought, and service of the Divine. ~ Yoga can be practiced by everyone. All that is needed is faith and constant remembrance of God.

~ - devotion, love, worship
~ MEDITATION - devotional meditation ...

~ Yoga - The Path of Devotion or Divine Love
This path appeals particularly to those of an emotional nature. The ~ Yogi is motivated chiefly by the power of love and sees God as the embodiment of love.

~-Yoga: The collective discipline of love and devotion that is extolled in the Bhagavad-Gîtâ, the Bhâgavata-Purâna, and in the scriptures of the Vaishnavas and Shaivas.

~ yoga aims at spiritual realization. It teaches divine love and devotion through emotional control and ethical conduct. For the ~ yoga, divine love is the means to eternal bliss.

~ ("devotion/love"): the love of the bhakta toward the Divine or the guru as a manifestation of the Divine; also the love of the Divine toward the devotee.

This is the path of heart and devotion or the Yoga of devotion. Know more about this branch of Yoga in our What is Yoga: Definition of Yoga and the Six Branches of Yoga section.

~ yoga - The path of devotion; of love
raja yoga - The path of physical and mental control; Meditation Yoga.
karma yoga - The path of action, work and service
jnana yoga - The path of knowledge or wisdom ...

~: devotion, devotional service to Lord K r i s h n a, love of God, in nine phases of emancipation (see b h â g a v a t a d h a r m a, s â d h a n a - b h a k t i and k e v a l a - b h a k t i). See 7.9: 9 about its unique property (see 11.27).

~ Bandhas: Bandhas as Opening the Floodgates of Divine Passion
Asana Practice in Relationship to the Yams and Niyams
Basic Stretching in Asana Practice ...

~ Yoga: ~ Yoga is the practice of devotional disciplines. It is union through devotion.
Bhastra: Breath control. Hatha Yoga uses eight different kinds of breath control. Bhastra is one of them. Bhranti Darshana: A delusion.
Bhuja: Arm or shoulder.

~ yoga describes the path of devotion. Seeing the Divine in all of creation, ~ yoga is a positive way to channel the emotions. The path of ~ yoga provides us with an opportunity to cultivate acceptance and tolerance for everyone we come into contact with.
Jnana Yoga ...

~ - devotion, love
Chakra - wheel; in yoga chakra refer to energy centers
Chit - knowingness ...

~yoga [the yoga of devotion].
bhaktya mam abhijanati by ~ he comes to know Me. [Gita 18.55]
bhang [Hind.] [hemp,. used as an intoxicant].

~ Yoga
This form of exercise is based on 26 yoga postures and is practiced in a specially heated room. Bikram consists of around 26 movements which run in a set order over about 90 minutes.

The path of devotion; a path to union with the Divine based on the continual offering of love and the constant remembrance of the Lord.

~ Yoga is the yoga of Love and Devotion, and is one of the most direct paths to Union with God (Samadhi). ~ Yoga is also a very important element of Hinduism. It is practiced by giving one's full devotion to God.

The Yoga of love and devotion. The Way of Transcendent Love which sees the whole universe, animate and inanimate, as being pervaded by divinity. Also very much involved with service (refering Karma Yoga), and way of the heart.

The ~ Marga, or the path of devotion - one among the yogas - has understood this difficulty very well, and has prescribed several methods of melting down human feelings into what we usually call love of God. It is not easy to love God.

The inaugral ~ Fest drew 2,500 people, most of whom camped in the desert.

Bhakthi Yoga. ~ Yoga is pure devotion and one must have birth qualities for attainment through this.

~: worship, adoration
Bhastrika: a type of pranayama where air is forcibly drawn in and out as in a blacksmith's bellows.
Bhekasana: Frog Pose
Bhujangasana: Cobra Pose
Brahmacharya: a life of celibacy, religious study and self-restraint ...

~ Yoga: it emphasizes the devotion to the divine
Chakras: centers of energy located between the base of your spinal column and the crown or your head
Dhyana: meditaion ...

~ = devotion or love
~ marg = the practice of love and devotion
~ yoga = sincere, heartfelt devotion to the divine is the primary focus
Bharadvaja = Pindola Bharadvaja was on of four Arhats asked by Buddha to stay on earth to propagate Buddhist law or Dharma ...

~: Devotion.
BHAVA(NA): Feeling; mental attitude.
BHAYANAKA-SABDA: A fear inducing sound.
BHOGI: Enjoyer.
BHUMA: The Unconditioned, the Great Infinite, Brahman.
BHUTA-SIDDHI: A psychic power by which mastery is gained over the elements.

The 3 chapters are Karma Yoga, ~ Yoga and Jnana Yoga. Karma Yoga is basically describing making actions without thinking of personal gain but sacrificing all actions for the Supreme Being.

Devotion or adoration.
Literally means "bellows," a breathing technique that imitates the action of a bellows.
Also known as "Bee Breath," this breathing technique imitates the sound of a bee.
The intellect.
Bindu ...

Principal Yogas are Karma Yoga, ~ Yoga, Jnana Yoga and Dhyana Yoga. Besides there are Nad Yoga, Laya Yoga, Kundalini Yoga, Swara Yoga and others. If one desires to satisfactorily carry out any job, it is essential to have a healthy body Hatha yoga can bestow health.

The other five branches are ~ (yoga of devotion), jnana (yoga of the mind), karma (yoga of selfless service), raja (yoga of self-control), and tantra (yoga of rituals - not sex as commonly believed). They may be hard to find at your local yoga studio, but give 'em a shot if you get the chance.

You may practise raja, hatha, kundalini, mantra and ~ yoga, but if you underestimate karma yoga, then all these yogas can lead you to a dissipated and dispersed state of mind. Everyone who is practising yoga should transform their daily activities through the philosophy of karma yoga.

A yoga teacher should know that the many types of yoga - Hatha, ~, Jnana, Karma, Kundalini, Raja - are interlinked and interrelated. The approach and the techniques may differ, but the goal is always the same - the attainment of Cosmic Consciousness.

Although his classif ications for meditation nearly follow the same pattern as those of Patanjali, some variance can be found in the f irst of the three groups, the sthula-dhyana, which seems very much in tune with ~ yoga, the yoga of devotion.

He must be honest. He must speak the truth. He must develop Vairagya, patience, Sraddha (faith), ~ (devotion), Karuna (mercy), etc. He must observe perfect celibacy. A householder should be very moderate in sexual matters during the practice.

So while the Yogi Manmoyanand is correct that Shivananda "buried" (true) Yoga that marries Tantra with asana, Shivananda did manage to create widespread recognition and acceptance of the Yoga, preparing the ground for the eventual re-combining of those two disciplines —along with ~ Yoga, ...

humbly surrender to the Truth and bring ourselves into a state of gratitude and prayer. Gratitude and prayer anchor the divine vibration into our being for the day. It is interesting to note that the effects of our morning practice last a lot longer when we complete with prayer, devotion or ~.

~vedanta Swami Prabhupada, founder and acarya of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness.
Srimad-Bhagavatam -- the most important of the eighteen Puranas (Bhagavat Purana) which describes and explains the pastimes of Lord Krishna written by Srila Vyasadeva.

We employ the classical approaches of Raja, Jnana, Karma, and ~ Yoga, as well as Hatha, Kriya, Kundalini, Laya, Mantra, Nada, Siddha, and Tantra Yoga.

See also: See also: What is the meaning of Yoga, Bhakt, Ananda, Spirit, Mind?

◄ Bhakta   Bhakti Yoga ►
RSS Mobile