Patanjali Yoga Sutra Practical Applications
Introduction of maharshi patanjali yoga sutra
Place of Yoga philosophy is very important among diverse Indian philosophies. The form of yoga is very broad, but its fundamental concept is philosophical and spiritual. Historically, the development of yoga has been done in many segments, from the basic knowledge of yoga contained in the ancient Upanishads, Shrimadbhavadgita and Patanjali Yoga Sutras, through various forms of meditative views of Hindus, Jains, Buddhists, Sufis and Sikhs etc. Evolve in Knowledge of yoga is seen in the form of efforts of thinkers such as Swami Vivekananda, Sri Arvind, Mahatma Gandhi in modern times. In fact Yoga is the essence of Indian philosophy.
It is a well known fact that the ultimate goal of Indian philosophy is to get rid of the creatures forever with triple sorrow (trividha dukha). It has been termed as an endless misery of grief, liberation, salvation, Kaivalya, Upvarga, non-discrimination, Nirvana and paramapapa etc. For its accomplishment, we often consider the pure knowledge of all Indian philosophies (other than the Charvak and Mimansa) in some way as indispensable remedy. The Shruthas also accepted the fact of ‘Riti Jnannāna Mukti:’. This pure knowledge of matter has been given in various philosophies by the name of philosophy, samyak knowledge, elemental interview, ultimate knowledge, enlightenment and Vivek gyan etc. One form of this pure wisdom is that which is attained through the purity of the intellectual sense of wisdom, and the second and the best form is that which experiences the ablution of the soul in an instinctive state. The first of these elements is known in the name of ‘Vivek Khaiyati’ in Sankhya Yoga and the second type of element is known in the form of ‘Asmprajanya Yoga‘ in philosophy yoga scriptures. The process of acquiring both types of purification is very complex. The creative form of this binary process is described in Patanjali Yoga philosophy.
Yoga philosophy is the most useful scripture for the seekers, in which the principle of yoga has been depicted in very simple terms without much difference in the other philosophies. So far, the commentary has been written in Sanskrit and Hindi and in different languages on this book. The translations of Bhoj Vritti and Vyas have also been published in many places in Hindi language. Apart from this, written by Swami Omand, written by ‘Patanjal Yog Pradip’, has also been published, in addition to the addition of Vyas Bhashya and Bhoj Vritti, besides collecting many proofs of other Yoga related scriptures and performing the Upanishads and Srimadbhavgadgita etc. Coordination has also made texts very useful.
Yoga commentator Vyas – In the history of yoga, after the work of Patanjali, the name of the most famous name is Vyasa Bhishya composed by Vyas. Yoga is also a very important and authentic work like the Yogasutra in the view of the scholars. The classical and practical bisexual form of yoga philosophy is done on the basis of Yoga based on formulas. The fame of this commentary is from the names like ‘Yog Bhashya’, ‘Patanjal Bhashya’ ‘.
Introduction to Yoga Sutras – There are four steps in it – 1. Samadipad, 2. sadhanpada, 3. Vibhidipad, 4. Kaivalyapad. The brief description of all of these is as follows –