The Purpose of Yama and Niyama by eveyoga: With the popularity of hatha yoga these days, it’s common for students to do asanas hoping to make their bodies strong. However, hatha yoga is just one of the eight limbs of the tree, which includes yama and niyama.. #Illustration #Yoga #Yama
Om OM~the Hindus believe that as creation began, the divine, all-encompassing consciousness took the form of the first and original vibration manifesting as sound "OM". The vibration of "OM" symbolizes the manifestation of God in form ("sāguna brahman"). The mantra "OM" is the name of God, the vibration of the Supreme. It can be translated as "I Am Existence".
Not too long ago someone told me that their understanding of buddhism was that we just read quotes and have to live the same life over and over again... Well here it is broken down for those who are confused.