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A Glossary of Sanskrit Terms: And Key to Their Correct Pronunciation A Yoga Dictionary of Basic Sanskrit Terms ... International Yogalayam's Yoga Blog Indian Languages

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The 'W' Word (Witch), What Does it Mean?
The other day I sat down and again tried to define what it is that I am doing. We are talking about beginning our church next year, but a church of what? I am the type that is most comfortable with a clear and complete understanding, so I began at the...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
What is Hypnosis?
Hypnosis refers to just about any situation where we respond to verbal suggestions in a particular special way. This involves a mentally very flexible condition where our imagination and fantasy are more free and more vivid. A series of instructions, called...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Can You Bhoga All Night Long? An Introduction to Tantra, East and West
When you hear the word Tantra, what images come to mind? Turbans and Sitar music? Mind-blowing sex? Most people in the Western world have heard the word Tantra, but few know anything in detail about what it means. The situation in India isn't much different....
Body Mysteries >> Yoga
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
Persephone - An Intutitive View
Persephone is a Goddess whose history has been mainly inferred from ancient mythological placement of her as Demeter’s daughter and Hades wife. She has rarely been addressed outside of the context of her connection to these two more infamous individuals....
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Everyday Earth
When you think of "Earth" what comes to mind? Perhaps you feel the stable element of solidity and grounding. Or maybe you see Earth as the third planet from the Sun. Or for you, is Earth the rich brown soil in your own backyard? Earth is all these...
The Elements >> Earth
Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish

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Glossary of Sanskrit Terms
Sanskrit Etymology
Some Sanskrit Terms. Abhimanyu: other name for Saubhadra.
Sanskrit Pronunciation -- Part 2
10 / Sanskrit Pronunciation. Part 2. Sanskrit Terms.
On the Translation of Sanskrit Terms
On the Translation of Sanskrit Terms.
Glossary of Sanskrit and Indic terms and phrases
Glossary of Sanskrit and Indic terms and phrases. No. Word or phrase.

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The Once and Future Yoga
Just two weeks ago, I was on a panel on the topic in Los Angeles, at the Moksha Festival (moksha is one of several Sanskrit terms for spiritual liberation). The festival, called Yoga 2.
An unofficial shift to Bengali
"Indian philosophy is full of Sanskrit terms and we can still grapple if the lecture is in Bengali, but not when Western philosophy is taught, which is entirely different," she reasons.

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Sanskrit Glossary
Glossary of Sanskrit Terms. A | B | C | D | E | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | Y | StumbleUpon Toolbar Stumble It!
Sanskrit Terms
A list of Sanskrit terms along with their meanings taken primarily from the Bhagavad-gita and the Upanisads.
Glossary of Sanskrit Terms - In the Light of Wisdom
Overcoming Obstacles · All-Consuming Devotion to God · Longing for Realisation. Appendix.
Yoga Journal - Yoga Quizzes & Tools - 200 Key Sanskrit Yoga Terms
Yoga article: Discerning dharma from kharma or bhakti from shakti is an important lesson for all yoga students--whether you are a beginner or a long-time yogi.
Sanskrit Terms
Jun 28, 1997 Select the first letter of the word from the list above to jump to appropriate section of the glossary.

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