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Terminology

Using both English and Sanskrit, the language of yoga can be confusing, Review the terms and concepts of yoga here.

Namaste star
The spiritual emphasis of yoga can be summed up in a single word. Read on to find out why.

Setting An Intention star
It’s not uncommon to hear a teacher suggest that one ‘set an intention’ at the start of a yoga class. What, exactly, does that mean? And why is it important?

Sukha-Sthira-Asanam star
These three Sanskrit words embody Patanjali's directive for how to practice Yoga poses: simply and with ease. What exactly does that mean?

Why use Sanskrit? star
Do you use Sanskrit names to describe the poses in your practice? Some do and some don't. Consider both paths before choosing.

Yoga Terms star
Yoga originates from India and some of the terms used can be confusing and relatively unknown. Here I offer a glossary of the most common terms used to assist understanding and aid clarity.

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