The Gunas & Liberation

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In yoga philosophy, there are said to be three primary qualities found in nature. These three qualities are called ‘gunas’. So basically all aspects of material reality can be made up of the gunas. The three gunas are: Tamas – state of inertia and inactivity (night earth, sleep). Rajas – state of energy, action, change and movement (bush fires, cyclones, floods) Sattva – state of harmony and balance (space) Sattva sure sounds like the best state to be in out of the three as it is described to be balanced, light, good, tranquil and pure.   And who doesn’t want to … Read More