Yoga Essays

Philosophy of Raja Yoga

For many in the West, yoga is simply just a part of your workout plan, a means of strengthening the body, curing body ailments, and improving flexibility. As we review the philosophy of yoga we’ll find that it is “much more than a system of physical exercise for health, Yoga is . . . an ancient path to spiritual growth. ” (Raphael) The word yoga is related to the English word yoke. A yoke is a wooden plank custom fitted…

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