Category Archives: Yama and Niyama

AHIMSA – NON VIOLENCE

A-himsa  is the practice of non violence towards all living creatures. The first step is of course not to kill, or do physical harm.   In law as in religion, the killing of other human beings is always seen as one … Continue reading

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YAMA AND NIYAMA – THE ETHICS OF YOGA

The foundation of any society is its’ code of conduct, without which it would cease to exist as a group.  These rules may be clearly defined such as in governments and religions, or be unwritten such as in families and … Continue reading

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