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Yoga and God an invitation to Christian yoga by Jean DГ©chanet

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Published by Abbey Press in St. Meinrad, Ind .
Written in English


  • Body, Human,
  • Yoga

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Edition Notes

StatementJ.-M. Déchanet ; translated by Sarah Fawcett.
SeriesA Priority edition
LC ClassificationsBT745 .D413 1975
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 161 p. ;
Number of Pages161
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5197492M
ISBN 100870290495
LC Control Number75019918

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Remembering that there was a yoga class at her church as a little girl, or a really nice lady at her church who used to go to yoga class, she picks up a book on yoga at the bookstore or decides to go to the yoga class down the street to try to give the whole reconnect with God another go. God Yoga Initiation to the holy technique and explanations. A powerful prayer to open for healing love from God. God Yoga is brought to you by God as a gift of Love to all mankind - it is a new and most powerful technique suitable for all those who want to learn to fully open their heart and soul for the blessing and healing aspect of divine love coming from God. The origins of the Yoga school of Hinduism are unclear. Some of its earliest discussions are found in 1st millennium BCE Indian texts such as the Katha Upanishad, the Shvetashvatara Upanishad and the Maitri Upanishad.. The root of "Yoga" is found in hymn of the Rig Veda, a dedication to rising Sun-god in the morning (Savitri), interpreted as "yoke" or "yogically control".   No book will ever reveal the secrets of the absolute. That can only be discovered through direct experience, and in that sense whoever seeks to know God by reading the book, and through intellectual understanding will always find something missing, no matter what book he reads. Patanjali Yoga Sutras point the way. They are divided in four s:

  Regarding the yoga asanas or physical postures Swami Vivekananda writes in his book Raja Yoga: “A series of exercises, physical and mental, is to be gone through every day until certain higher states are reached. Nerve currents will have to be dispatched and given a new channel. Like Psalm says to “Be still, and know that I am God,” yoga can provide the time, space, and structure for Christians to be still and focus our attention on God’s presence with us.   Yoga teaches that people should attempt to yoke the individual spirit to God, to atman - the individual soul or essence of a person - and to Brahman.”3 So we see that Yoga is essentially physical exercises in which one tries to attain unity with the universal divine essence of Hindu theology. Yoga and God Paperback – January 1, by Jean-Marie Dechanet (Author), S. Fawcett (Translator) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback5/5(1).

She covers much of these details in her latest book BASIC Steps to Godly Fitness (Harvest House, ) and on her DVD PraiseMoves (Harvest House, ). Why You Should Stay Away from Yoga We are bombarded by messages of yoga’s peaceful and healthful benefits, but what we don’t hear, specifically in the United States, is the true origins of.   George Feuerstein and Jeanine Miller, Yoga and Beyond: Essays in Indian Philosophy (New York: Schocken, ), , cited in Ankerberg and Weldon, Encyclopedia of New Age Beliefs, For example, Richard Hittleman, Introduction to Yoga (New York: Bantam Books, ) For instance, the breathing exercises can by physically dangerous.   Researchers Are Catching On to Yoga's Benefits. As it happens, Western science is starting to provide some concrete clues as to how yoga works to improve health, heal aches and pains, and keep sickness at you understand them, you'll have even more motivation to step onto your mat, and you probably won't feel so tongue-tied the next time someone wants Western proof. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of Journal d'un yogi. Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 20 cm: Other Titles.