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An edition of The Yoga sutras of Patañjali (2009)

The Yoga sutras of Patañjali

a new edition, translation, and commentary with insights from the traditional commentators

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This edition was published in by North Point Press in New York.

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The Yoga sutras of Patañjali

First published in 2009



The Yoga sutras of Patañjali

a new edition, translation, and commentary with insights from the traditional commentators

This edition was published in by North Point Press in New York.


Table of Contents

The history of yoga
Yoga prior to Patañjali
The Vdic period
Yoga in the Upanisads
Yoga in the Mahabharata
Yoga and Sankhya
Patañjali's yoga
Patañjali and the six schools of Indian philosophy
The Yoga sutras as a text
The commentaries on the Yoga sutras
The subject matter of the Yoga sutras
The dualism of yoga
The Sankhya metaphysics of the text
The goals of yoga
The eight limbs of yoga
The present translation and commentary
Meditative absorption
Practice
Mystic powers
Absolute independence.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
181/.452
Library of Congress
B132.Y6 B78 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL22685761M
Internet Archive
yogastrasofpataj0000brya
ISBN 10
0865477361
ISBN 13
9780865477360
LC Control Number
2008050183
Library Thing
9124871
Goodreads
5318566

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