SOME CORE CONCEPTS OF THE GITANANDA YOGA TRADITION

In modern times when the grandest art and science of Yoga has been reduced to a skeletal manifestation of mere physical postures with a little breath manipulation and some so called meditation, Yogamaharishi Dr Swami Gitananda Giri’s contribution to the development of Yoga in the past century and his codification of these ancient teachings in Read more about SOME CORE CONCEPTS OF THE GITANANDA YOGA TRADITION[…]

THE BLISS OF THE IGNORANT MIND

Isn’t ignorance wonderful? Actually, ignorance can be charming when it manifests in babies, children, and animals. It makes us laugh with glee to see these innocents frolic with their ignorant play and lisp their meaningless words. However, ignorance loses its appeal when responsible adults come under its cloud! The person so deluded may feel the Read more about THE BLISS OF THE IGNORANT MIND[…]

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE – A TOOL TO UNDERSTAND MIND

The art of intelligence is a fascinating study. Scientists are in fast pursuit of the “mind of matter” and enjoying the “Game Of God” by creating entities which mirror the minds most precious-possession consciousness and the ability to think! A leading scientist Juergen Schmidhuber is a computer scientist working with artificial intelligence (AI). He made Read more about ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE – A TOOL TO UNDERSTAND MIND[…]

Pondicherry Yogasana Association

Pondicherry Yogasana Association founded by Yogamaharishi Dr. Swami Gitananda Giri in 1975 has been in the forefront of the Yoga Sports movement and Swamiji is hailed as one of the founding fathers of this concept. Since 1975 the Pondicherry Yogasana Association has held 30 Annual Pondy State Yogasana Championships with more than 600 competitors from 30 Read more about Pondicherry Yogasana Association[…]

Perspective Says it All!

Thanks to Facebook I get to see a lot of stuff posted by my ‘FB friends”. Recently I came upon this wonderful drawing that depicts a rhinoceros paining various nature scenes on canvas. Around the main half-finished canvas, lie other finished paintings depicting various nature scenes previously painted by the rhino artist. The beauty of the Read more about Perspective Says it All![…]

Yoga Chikitsa or Yogopathy?

Some might say: “Yoga therapy may threaten the pharmaceutical industry and they won’t like that.” Pharmaceutical industries should never be afraid of Yoga or see it as a threat because Yoga takes discipline and, it’s not just the technique, it’s the lifestyle and the attitude. What attitude are you going to take toward that which Read more about Yoga Chikitsa or Yogopathy?[…]