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Anonymous

Please tell me the correct pronunciation of:
jnana'

Many thanks.

Rebecca

I've always wondered what the literal translation of udarakarshanasana is - does anyone know?

BEtta

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Clotherman

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Alpha

Thank you. I love learning the definitions. I love the sound of the words, the meaning behind them and the original use and spiritual application to each term.

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SAINI

Pranayam means controlling the "Prana". Prana approximately converts to the life force within us. There are no perfect synonyms.

Anonymous

Why all this emphasis on these exotic words, as if their 'foreigness' somehow guarantees their validity?

Will someone explain pranayama / hamsa without having a tantric orgasm about the words?

Thanks! Anyone.....?
sstengel1@iburst.co.za

EDEE WEIGEL, HUNTLEY MONTANA

AHHHHH-- YOU FORGOT A 'V' WORD IN THE YOGA VOCAB-- 'VUBHUTI' -- BUT YOU WILL HAVE TO READ 'AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A YOGI ' TO KNOW WHAT IT IS --- VUBHUTIS ARE THE SUPREAM ACHIEVEMENT OF YOGA PRACTICE AND LIFESTYLE! I HOPE I SPARKED YOUR INTREST! OM SHANTI ..........

Frederick

Thanks, Pam. Supta=Reclining, like "supine" I suppose. There is a pose called Hasta Pada Gustasna (hasta=hand, pada=foot, gustasna=???

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