As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (via shaktilover)
A human being has so many skins inside, covering the depths of the heart. We...– Meister Eckhart
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isallnotone-deactivated20120207 asked: Yoga is uniting the 'lower' with the 'higher'. It's a way to realization nothing more and nothing less. The asanas done I. Yoga have only on purpose, to make your body strong and flexible so you can stay still for a long time in meditation. Because only by turning inward, getting to know thyself, one can come to the realisation that all is one and there is no...
burnagain asked: i always liked to think of yoga as a yoking together of your spirit, mind, and body. a unification of consciousness and intentions. bringing a fresh awareness to your self and how you interact with the world around you and how well you listen to yourself. i like the idea you put forth though! it seems to be very true too.
theyogadoer asked: A response to your question: what is yoga? Yoga is the connection. It is not only the connection between movement and breath in the asanas, but it is also the connection with each other and with ourselves.
coraleene asked: spiritual journey of connecting body, mind and soul.
What is yoga?
This definition of yoga, by Stephen Cope, really resonates with me: “The path, from the very first step, is self-acceptance. The fruit of the practice is self-love. Compassion for the self and compassion for others radiates naturally from every moment of practice.” What resonates with you? What is yoga? Please, do give me your definition of yoga. Leave it in my ‘ask’....
The shoe that fits one person pinches another; there is no recipe for living...– Carl Jung (via sultrysoliloquy)