The words that appear in the yogasūtras will be sequentially dealt initially and then terms from other prominent Yoga texts will be taken up. Every śabda-yoga article will analyse five terms. The first five terms for this article are – samādhi, sādhana, vibhūti, kaivalya , sūtra
A Matha is an establishment encompassing a vast complex of a spiritual, religious, cultural and socio-economic entity
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The rise of Hindutva is the most important phenomenon of the 21st century.
One of the manifestations of Assertive Hindu nationalism was Bharat Sevashram Sangha (BSS) – a spiritual brotherhood of Hindu monks and volunteer workers founded in 1917 by Acharya Srimat Swami Pranavananda Maharaj.
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