The Fifth Yama: Aparigraha (non-coveting)

To refresh, the five yamas (codes of conduct) of Patanjali’s Eight Fold Path are: Ahimsa (non-aggression or non-violence) Satyam (truthfulness) Asteya (non-stealing) Brahmacharya (continence) Aparigraha (non-coveting).  We previously looked at the fourth yama – Brahmacharya (continence).  Now, let’s explore the fifth yama – aparigraha in more detail.  Focus: APARIGRAHA Aparigraha Read more…

The Fourth Yama: Brahmacharya (Continence)

To refresh from last month, the five yamas (codes of conduct) of Patanjali’s Eight Fold Path are: Ahimsa (non-aggression or non-violence) Satyam (truthfulness) Asteya (non-stealing) Brahmacharya (continence) Aparigraha (non-coveting). Last month, we looked at the third yama – Asteya (non-stealing).  This month, let’s explore the fourth yama – brahmachharya in Read more…

The Third Yama: Asteya (Non Stealing)

To refresh from last month, the five yamas (codes of conduct) of Patanjali’s Eight Fold Path are: Ahimsa (non-aggression or non-violence) Satyam (truthfulness) Asteya (non-stealing) Brahmacharya (continence) Aparigraha (non-coveting). Last month, we looked at the second yama – Satyam (truthfulness).  This month, let’s explore the third yama – asteya in Read more…

The Second Yama: Satyam (Truthfulness)

To refresh from last month, the five yamas (codes of conduct) of Patanjali’s Eight Fold Path are: Ahimsa (non-aggression or non-violence) Satyam (truthfulness) Asteya (non-stealing) Brahmacharya (continence) Aparigraha (non-coveting). Last month, we looked at the first yama – Ahimsa (non-violence).  This month, let’s explore the second yama – satyam in Read more…