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From The River Of Heaven
Index

Hindu And Vedic...

The Eternal Teaching Nature's Medicine...
Science Of Light

Social Science...

Sanskrit.. Karma And The Science ..
Universal Forms... Vedic Cosmology..
Dharmic Philosophies The Paths Of Yoga...
The Source Of Teachings

Appendix

Major Sections
Books By David Frawley
Arjuna

Awaken Bharata

From The River Of Heaven How I Became A Hindu
The Myth Of Aryan Invasion Of India

Hinduism : The Eternal Tradition, Sanatana Dharma

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THE PATHS OF YOGA : YOGA
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Integral Yoga : Raj Yoga 

All Yogas tend to be integral as all the yogic paths are related. Though one may move primarily in one of these directions, usually aspects of the others are employed as well. An intensity of devotion may bring about the awakening of knowledge, for example. An awakening of knowledge may lead to the arousing of devotion. 

Some Yogas aim very consciously at combining all these different approaches to allow for a complete and full development of the nature. Others, like the Yoga of knowledge, aim at a more direct and immediate ascent and are not as concerned with a comprehensive approach. They see the comprehensiveness coming naturally from the realization of the Self. 

Raja Yoga is the classical system of Yoga of Patanjali in the YOGA SUTRAS. It is a form of integral yoga as it employs knowledge, devotion and techniques. It is primarily a path of knowledge, however. 

Rajas Yoga has eight parts or limbs, Ashtanga. 

These are 

yama (right attitudes), 

niyama (right observances), 

asana (posture), 

pranayama (breath control), 

 

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Integral Yoga : Raj Yoga...Pg1
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Experience In Yoga
The Astral Plane
The Paths Of Yoga..
High Tech Yogas...Pg1
High Tech Yogas...Pg2
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