The Yoga-system of Pata˝jali: Or, The Ancient Hindu Doctrine of Concentration of Mind, Embracing the Mnemonic Rules, Called Yoga-sūtras, of Pata˝jali, and the Comment, Called Yoga-bhāshya, Attributed to Veda-Vyāsa, and the Explanation, Called Tattva-vāicāradī, of Vāchaspati-Mišra

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Harvard University Press, 1914 - Yoga - 384 pages

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Page 276 - [lamp) the lust-born gusts of sensual things are enemies. how then could it be that I who have seen its light could be led astray by these things of' sense, a mere mirage, and make of myself fuel
Page 289 - 1. Perfections proceed from birth or from drugs or from spells or from self-castigation or from concentration. He explains [the sŘtra] by saying ┐1. The power of having another body.) When karma, conducive to the enjoyment of heaven and performed by one of
Page 25 - [of the action], and not with the result. 14. But this [practice] becomes confirmed when it has been cultivated for a long time and uninterruptedly and with earnest attention. [Practice,] when it has been cultivated for a long time, cultivated without interruption, and carried out with
Page 40 - simultaneously desired by two equals, the one saying ‘let this be new' and the other saying ‘let this be old', if the one wins his way, the other fails in his wish and so becomes inferior. And two equals cannot obtain the same desired thing simultaneously, since that would be a contradiction
Page 160 - like rocks fallen from the top of the mountain peak, without support,, of their own accord, incline towards dissolution and come with this [thinking. substance] to rest. And when these [aspects] are quite dissolved, they do not cause growth again, because there is no

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