Monday, July 16"Satyam Vada, Dharmam Chara" - Taittiriya Upanishad

Spiritual Traditions

Common Yoga Protocol IDY 2016 (Arabic)

Common Yoga Protocol IDY 2016 (Arabic)

Videos, Yoga, Yoga & Meditation
Source: - Indian Diplomacy YouTube Channel. In 2015 the Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India made a film on Common Yoga Protocol to serve as an introductory guide to practicing Yoga. It contained, inter alia, general guidelines to be followed before, during and after the practice of Yoga and an explanation of the most widely practiced yoga poses and asanas. It was used by thousands of people across the world as a basic guide for the 1st International Day of Yoga. The Common Yoga Protocol for IDY 2016 is an updated film made jointly by the Morarji Desai National Institute of Yoga (MDNIY) and Ministry of AYUSH and includes more yoga techniques which have been added in consultation with leading Yoga experts and heads of eminent Yoga Institutions in India. This film will be a useful resource fo...
Arthur Schopenhauer’s opinion about the the Upanishads

Arthur Schopenhauer’s opinion about the the Upanishads

Hinduism, Spiritual Traditions
The veneration towards the Upanishads was visible in many European thinkers and scientists. Here is two such opinions of Arthur Schopenhauer. "The Upanishads are the production of the highest human wisdom and I consider them almost superhuman in conception, The study of the Upanishads has been a source of great inspiration and means of comfort to my soul. From every sentences of the Upanishads deep, original and sublime thoughts arise and the whole is pervaded by a high and holy and earnest spirit. In the whole world there is no study so beneficial and so elevating as that of the Upanishads. The Upanishads have been the solace of my life and will be the solace of my death,” "The primitive wisdom of the human race will never be pushed aside by the events of Galilee. On the contrary, India
How effective has the Sudarshan Kriya been for people who did the Art of Living course? Are there any health issues to be concerned about when doing this? (Excerpt)

How effective has the Sudarshan Kriya been for people who did the Art of Living course? Are there any health issues to be concerned about when doing this? (Excerpt)

Hinduism, Karma Yoga, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Yoga
Source: - Swami Purnachaitanya / Quora. First of all I would like to mention that the Sudarshan Kriya is mainly effective for those who have done the Art of Living course, as there is no other place to learn this technique properly, and it only affects other people indirectly - as in, when you become a more healthy, happy, caring and responsible person it will indirectly affect the people around you, but you breathing in a different manner will not directly affect the people around you (unless you make a lot of noise or have a smelly breath ;-)). As for the Sudarshan Kriya being effective, it again depends on what you mean it to be effective for: if you are asking if it is effective in cleaning your house or paying your debts, then probably not. However, if you are asking how effective i...