Prana Vidya - Science and Manipulation of Energy
Swami Satyananda Saraswati
Given at the Zinal Conference
in Switzerland on 4th September ...
Yoga Vidya Dham is a Charitable Organization (Non Profit Organization) working for the society by imparting Yoga Education to all sections of the society.
There are variety of Yoga Training Courses, the duration varies from one hour to few months.
This vidya contains the art of adjusting the mind inwardly as well as outwardly in the beginning by alternate processes, and then finally grasping the comprehensiveness of Brahman, ...
Gupta-vidya is a Sanskrit term composed of two words:
Gupta derives from the sanskrit verb gup which means preserve, while Vidya means knowledge, wisdom.
Vidya: finding, acquiring, gaining.
Vidyâ: any knowledge whether true or false; science, learning, scholarship, philosophy.
Vastu Vidya: The precise rules of construction and design of Vedic architecture.
Vata: The dosha governing all motion and flow in the body.
Vayastyag: Lasting, ageless beauty.
vidya-avidyamayi maya [maya composed of Knowledge and Ignorance].
vidyamaya [the maya of the Knowledge].
vidyut [lightning]; electricity. vidyutam [accusative] ...
Vidyarnava, Rai Bahadur Srisa Chandra, trsl., "Siva Samhita", Allahabad: Sudhindra Nath Basu, 1923. (Classic text on Hatha Yoga covering kriya, bandha, asana, mudra, pranayama, kundalini, etc.) ...
Yoga Vidya Niketan has developed a concept of (DR) Differential Relaxation, (CDR), Conscious Differential Relaxation and (UDR) Unconscious Differential Relaxation.
From Yoga Vidya in Germany
In the Iyengar version, the hands are flat on the upper back, hopefully supporting the shoulder blades, permitting the back to rise more straightly.
The Khechari Vidya
1. Now, then, a description of the science called Khechari.
2. He who has duly mastered this science, is freed from old age and death, in this world.
These two Ashwinikumaras had approached Prajapati seeking Brahma-vidya. Prajapati replied, "You are not fit, if I teach you Brahma-vidya, your head will burst.
According to one Tantric text (Shri-vidyarnava) there were seventy-one teachers from Kapila, the founder of Sankhya [considered to be the philosophical basis of Yoga], to the greatest proponent of Vedanta, ...
"I salute the primeval Lord (Siva) who taught (Parvati) the Hatha Yoga Vidya, which is as a stairway to those who wish to attain the lofty Raja Yoga." (I:1) "I salute the primeval Lord.
BRAHMA-VIDYA: The science of Brahman, knowledge of Brahman, learning pertaining to Brahman or the Absolute Reality. Click here for an essay on Brahma Vidya.
BRAHMACHARYA: Practice of celibacy. Purity in thought, word and deed.
Vidya (Susan Feathers) has been teaching yoga in Philadelphia for many years.
Lalita Devi is teaching classes in Witten and a few other places in the Ruhr area.
Ulm, DE ...
Hatha yoga, pronounced /ˈhʌtə/ or /ˈhæθə/, is also known as Hatha vidya. It is a particular system of Yoga propagated by Swami Swatmarama, a yogic sage of the 15th century in India.
Knowledge. There are two kinds of vidya: para vidya, higher knowledge of Brahman, and apara vidya, the lower knowledge of the manifest aspect of reality.
God, the Preserver and Sustainer of the Universe.
The Khechari Vidya
The Khechari Mantra
The Cutting Of Frenum Lingui
The Tongue Reaches The Brahmarandhra
The Urdhvakundalini Yoga
Sense-Objects, Manas And Bandhana
The Entry Into The Sukha-Mandala
The Six Chakras ...
the root cause of suffering (duhkha); also called ajnana; cf. vidya
Ayurveda, Ayur-veda ("life science")
one of India's traditional systems of medicine, the other being South India's Siddha medicine ...
ten essential rules for the observance of dharma: Patience (dhriti), forgiveness (kshama), piety or self control (dama), non-stealing (asteya), sanctity (shauch), control of senses (indraiya-nigrah), reason (dhi), knowledge or learning (vidya), ...
It was at this time that Swamiji first met Mr. Vidya Channon of San Francisco. Channonji, as he is lovingly known, has remained one of Swamiji's greatest devotees.
Manas ("mind"): the lower mind, which is bound to the senses and yields information (vijnana) rather than wisdom (jnana, vidya) ; cf. buddhi
Mandala ("circle"): a circular design symbolizing the cosmos and specific to a deity ...
"After having saluted his guru, the yogi Svatmarama, (the author) expounds Hatha vidya only for the practice of Raja Yoga. " ...
See also: Yoga, Mind, Spirit, Meditation, Body