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Brahmacharya literally means "going after Brahman (Supreme Reality, Self, God) ". In Indian .... Sandilya Upanishad includes Brahmacharya as one of ten Yamas in Chapter 1, then defines it as "refraining from sexual intercourse in all places ...

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Practice of Brahmacharya - The Divine Life Society
book was “Practice of Brahmacharya” which dealt mostly with the subject of ... from “Practice of Brahmacharya” and elsewhere, and thoroughly edited, with a ...
Brahmacharya: Celibacy - Svaroopa Yoga
practices) brahmacharya is celibacy. The level of practice depends on whether you are married or not and the length of time is up to you, as is true with any of ...
Swami Vivekananda on Brahmacharya - SelfDefinition.Org
1. Power comes to him who observes unbroken. Brahmacharya for a period of twelve years.
Hindi Book-Brahmacharya-Vigyan.pdf - Internet Archive
Hindi Book-Brahmacharya-Vigyan.pdf. by Hindi Book-Brahmacharya-Vigyan.
Brahmacharya : Celibacy - Attained With Understanding
understanding, of practical attainment of brahmacharya, gained by eradicating the ... benefits of brahmacharya and truly inspired by this discussion, the aspirant  ...

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You are immortal
Soul's rebirth happens repeatedly until perfection is achieved of God-realisation.
Gandhi's struggles with Brahmacharya
Gandhi's autobiography and collected works are an account of his political and social ideas as well as his experiments with brahmacharya and preoccupation with issues of diet, health, and, above all else, the control of sexual drive.
The Myth of More in Modern Yoga
One of the Yamas (literally meaning "self-control") is actually Brahmacharya, which does not mean total sexual abstinence, but rather a mindful reigning in of all the senses.
In Search of Renunciation
However, the four stages of life—brahmacharya, grihastha, vanaprastha and sannyasa—give us the necessary environment to work out the mind and free it from its familiar strongholds of attachment.
Lust for Lucre
They were Brahmacharya (Celibacy), Garhastha (householder), Banprastha (Life in forest) and Sanyas (Complete renunciation). That was the way to the realization of God or Moksa (liberation).

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Brahmacharya - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Brahmacharya literally means "going after Brahman (Supreme Reality, Self, God) ". In Indian religions, it is also a concept with various context-driven meanings.
The Yamas: Brahmacharya, right use of energy – Ekhart Yoga
Brahmacharya – Sex Energy and More | Centered Yoga
Brahmacharya – Sex Energy and More. Get yoga information and tips from
Brahmacharya, Control of the senses or chastity - One Of The Ethical ...
Brahmacharya has two main meanings. In the broad sense it means control of the senses or indriyas. More specifically it refers to celibacy or chastity.
Brahmacharya Yoga Practice: Pose, Mantra, Mudra | Yamas and ...
Sep 15, 2015 Incorporate brahmacharya (maintenance of vitality) into your yoga practice with an asana, mantra, and mudra to help bring into focus the subtle ...

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